Five Fall Favourites Day 6: Top Five for 2021!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Giveaway 9 Comments

Today we have the grand finale! We’re posting our Top 5 reads (so far!) from 2021!! So you’ll want to check some of these out for sure! Phew!! It’s been quite the week of books, hasn’t it!! And we’re not quite finished yet! I’ve just been dusting brilliantly coloured Autumn leaves off some benches. So take a seat, if you’d …

Five Fall Favourites Day 4: Hope!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Giveaway 16 Comments

Welcome back to day 4! I love the category for today–HOPE! As believers we have every reason to be full of hope–no matter what. Because in God, our future is sure. It’s such a beautiful sunny Autumn day–the sun is shining, the sky is a delightful shade of blue with a few fluffy clouds, and there’s a gorgeous crispness in …

Five Fall Favourites Day 3: “Picture” Books

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Giveaway 22 Comments

Welcome back to day three of our fun book party!! I hope that your backpacks are filling up with good books to read. 😀 I’ve just finished lighting a massive bonfire, so gather around and find a seat. Don’t you just love the crackling noises? Once the flames die down a little, there’s plenty of marshmallows just waiting to be …

Five Fall Favourites Day 1: Adventure!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Giveaway 37 Comments

Hello and welcome to the very first day of this year’s Autumn-themed book party!! Each day for the next week, myself and multiple other girls are going to be sharing five of our favourite books with you from five genres! It’s going to be a heap of fun (thanks Rebekah and Erika for organising the blog party!). The nights can …

What Makes a “Good Read?”

Lauren Compton Encouragement 14 Comments

There are lots of books to read. Lots of intriguing sounding plots and captivating covers. But what exactly equates to a “good read” to me? That’s certainly quite the question! 😉 So I guess I’ll start by listing some things I appreciate when I’m reading! Skilful writing (certainly a big plus!) Adventure (yep, love a good dose of that to …

Five Fall Favourites Final Day: Top Five for 2019!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 12 Comments

Today is the last day of Five Fall Favourites already! But there’s good news–today is also the day that the giveaway winner is being announced!! So be sure to head to the Literary Lodge to find out who gets to claim the prize! 😉 And while you’re at it, don’t forget to check out the other bloggers’ recommendations! After spending …

Five Fall Favourites Day 5: Childhood Favourites!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 18 Comments

Only one more day of Five Fall Favourites to go! Today we’re looking at “Childhood Favourites.” 😀 The books I’ve listed aren’t exactly my childhood favourites, because we didn’t own any of them when I was little! 😛 But they’re books that I would be keen to have on the shelf for any future children, nephews, nieces etc. 😀 And …

Five Fall Favourites Day 4: Siblings!

Lauren Compton Five Fall Favourites, Review 26 Comments

Day 4 is here already!! And it’s a fun category–siblings!! Having siblings is a blessing from God–which makes books based around siblings very fun! 😀 Here’s the button that will take you to where you can find the other authors’ recommendations (be sure to check them out!). 😀 Oooh! The sky is blue, the air crisp, and the sun shining! …