Category Archives: housekeeping

Keep movin’, movin’, movin’*

I had not intended to bore you all with Reactions to Reading’s behind the scenes carry-on but a couple of you have noticed the paucity of posts lately and have written to enquire about my health and wellbeing. Apart from … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 12 Comments

It’s not always about crime fiction

I was chuffed when the lovely Kim from Reading Matters asked me to participate in her weekly Triple Choice Tuesday feature. I had to choose a favourite book a book that changed my world a book that deserves a wider audience Which … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping, memes and challenges | 3 Comments

Wanna Know A Secret?

Actually I don’t really reveal any secrets (gotta retain that air of mystery right?) but I have been included on The Book on the Hill‘s Book Blogging Around the World feature this week.  I answered Charlotte’s regular questions about my … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping, memes and challenges | 4 Comments

A New Look

Most of the people who read my posts do so from an RSS reader or an email so won’t care two hoots that I’ve given the blog a makeover during the past few weeks. But I’ve had loads of fun … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 9 Comments


A gremlin in technological form has prompted a change of theme for Reactions to Reading. This may be a brief stop on the road to the blog theme nirvana or I may rest here a while…one never knows with these … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 4 Comments

It’s not that I’m ungrateful but…

…I do hate being told what to do (always have done, always will do, it gets me into more troublesome situations than you can imagine). However I would be remiss if I didn’t mention that I received an award over … Continue reading

Posted in blog spotlight, housekeeping | 5 Comments

Aussie Author Give Away #3

I completely forgot about this give away during November so have an extra big bunch of pre-loved books authored by Aussies to give away this month (all books are in good condition, bought new and read once unless otherwise specified). … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 8 Comments

Want to see where I blog?

This week I am the featured blogger for Cathy from Kittling Books‘ Scene of the Blog meme in which Cathy asks book bloggers from all over the blogosphere to reveal where they do their blogging. So if you want to … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 6 Comments

Aussie Author Give Away #2

It’s time for me to give away some more crime fiction by Australian authors. This month I’m offering pre-loved (but fully functional) copies of P D Martin’s Body Count. It’s the first in a series of 4 books featuring transplanted … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 13 Comments

Winners Announced of Aussie Author Give Away #1

Thanks to all those who entered my first give away. I’ll get to the winners in a moment but first I thought I’d share entrants’ answers to the question that had nothing to do with the outcome of the competition. … Continue reading

Posted in housekeeping | 2 Comments