Category: Discussions

OUAC Discussion: Do You Judge A Book By It’s Cover?

Image: Maggie Smith / FreeDigitalPhotos.netAdmit it, you’ve done it before. We’ve all been in the book store browsing the shelves and notice that cover that captivates us and screams ‘Buy me! Buy me!’ Well that’s what we’re going to talk about here today at Once Upon A Chapter. 1) Do you judge a book by it’s cover? Stephanie: Erm….no of course not! Who in their […]

Random Ramblings: Don’t You Judge Me!

I had a lovely little piece I was working on for Random Ramblings with pictures and everything. I’m afraid it will have to wait until next month though. Something slightly more sinister has caught my attention and I really need to address it while it’s still warm if not hot. It seems to me that only a few years ago if you were a reader, […]

Random Ramblings: Dr. Who!

Random Ramblings is a post that allows us to talk about something, really anything, that we feel is worthy of attention. It could be a movie we’ve seen recently, a current song/band that’s rocking our world or something book related that doesn’t quite fit anywhere else on the site. My T.V. Obsession: Dr. Who Well, I’m a big fan of TV’s Craig Ferguson. I tape […]

Random Ramblings: Video Games

I’ve mentioned a few times in previous posts that before I was a reader, I played video games pretty hardcore. I didn’t get sucked into World of Warcraft never to be seen or heard from by loved ones (thank God!). It usually meant my brother and I would sit in front of a TV for a few hours on a Saturday or Sunday strategizing how […]

Debate: Reading a Sereis In Order a.k.a. Stephanie’s OCD

Every reader is unique. It’s what makes reading such a personal experience. Lisa and I have figured out a lot of our personal reading quirks and one that we don’t agree on 100% is reading order. Stephanie’s Thoughts:I’m crazy OCD. It’s insane. Even if a string of books is loosely related, I want to read them in the correct order. I also like to have […]