Back to School Book Blogger Challenge – Intros

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Parajunkee is having a “Back to School Book Blogger Challenge“, and has some prompts over the next week or so for people to join in!

Challenge #1:

 

It’s time to stand up in  front of the class and share with the rest of us a little bit about you!

 

I picked up my nickname “Nordie” in college in the late 1980s, after a character in Dr Who (Nord the Galactic Vandal Biker) due to some fundraising that was done for the BBC’s Children in Need.

I cant remember learning to read and know that I have been reading all my life. I am now trying to pass this love of reading onto my nieces and nephews.

I have been blogging in one way or another for about 6 years, and started my book blog in earnest about 2.5 years ago, as a way of showing off my book reviews.

I pulled the reviews from other places where I have written them, and realised that some are appalling – this blog is another way of making me try and write better reviews.

 

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5 thoughts on “Back to School Book Blogger Challenge – Intros

  1. It’s kind of fun to pull old reviews out and share them. I started a meme recently (on hiatus this week) to encourage bloggers to pull out old reviews and share them.

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    • some I just have to delete or not publish cos they’re awful, some make me want to read the book again to find out what happened!

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  2. Which Doctor had “Nord the Galactic Vandal Biker” as a character? We’re huge Doctor Who fans here, and can’t wait for the premier of the new one this Saturday…though I have to say Matt Smith is my all-time favorite, followed by Tom Baker and Peter Davison.

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