Revamping Alice Reads Classics

It’s been a while…

A very, long time…

It’s now March 2019 and after reading through my old posts here earlier, I really want to kickstart this blog again. Me being me, I’m very nervous since last year, I struggled to promote this blog due to the content (only reading+posting about classics) and therefore, I lost the passion to continue uploading here.

I really want to return. I have read some classics since I last posted (Moby Dick, A Tale Of Two Cities, Beowulf) and have so many more on my TBR. I’m still avidly collecting the Penguin green crime classics and earlier today, I got an offer accepted for two of them!

I am now twenty years old (nearly twenty-one) and reading/writing more than ever. I still love books and as my main blogging handle displays (aka Married To Books), I think my life love has truly been decided!

Regarding the posts, I hope to upload reviews, hauls, discussion posts. All the old classics, editions purchased etc. That’s if, I can try to take this blog off. I really need your help!

If you know anyone close to you who loves reading classics, loves books, loves reading blogs or someone who ticks all of those boxes, then share this blog link with them. My main aim is to bring the past back to the present, but with a no-nonsense modern approach. I am someone who actively encourages discussion across my Goodreads and my blogs. I love to talk to readers and authors!

Thank you to those who have stuck by this blog, even though it went dead for over a year. My social media accounts are still active with Twitter being MarriedToBooks3 and Instagram being alicetiedthebookishknot.

I hope that you all have a lovely weekend!

Alice x

Owner and creator of Alice Reads Classics

5 thoughts on “Revamping Alice Reads Classics

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  1. Nice to see you here again Alice! Don’t worry, we all go through times when our writing passion disappears. Mine has also been absent for a while … you may have pushed me to go and look for it again!

    I love your comment about bringing the past back to the present – that’s just what we need to encourage us to open books which may have been on the shelf since schooldays (or even studied for GCSE, which can put anyone off for life!).

    I’m interested that you’ve mentioned Beowulf – that’s one I’ve heard of (obviously!) but never been brave enough to actually buy, open and read. It’s a genre which I normally ignore. I think I’m slightly wary of it and think I won’t understand it. Maybe I should give it a go – what do you think?

    Good luck with your reading, reviewing and blogging. xx

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