The Boscars


The Book Oscars (or the Boscars)

Best Male Protagonist Nominees
Simon Snow, Carry on

– Kaz Brekker, Six of Crows

– Ralph, Lord of the Flies

– Drum, Shade’s Children 

– Kell, A Darker of Shade of Magic 

Best Protagonist Winner: Kaz Brekker


Award Speech: *walks onto stage already holding the statue* I would like to thank me, myself, and I- and Inej.

Best Female Protagonist Nominees

– Cath, Fangirl

– Ava Holmes, TATWD

– Lila Bard, ADSOM

– Ella, Shade’s Children 

– Nina Zenik, Six of Crows

Best Protagonist Winner: Lila Bard


Award Speech: *takes trophy and runs*

Best Setting

– Ranger’s Apprentice

– The Great Gatsby

– Fahrenheit 451

– 1984


Best Setting Winner: ADSOM


Best Book Cover Nominees

– Carry On

– Vicious


– Conjuring of Light

– Crooked Kingdom

Best Book Cover Winner: Carry On


Best Animated Feature Nominees

– Carry On

– Howl’s Moving Castle

– Shade’s Childern

– Kafka’s The Metamorphosis

– Vicious

Best Animated Feature Winner: Carry On


Best Action Scenes Nominees

– Six of Crows duology

– Ranger’s Apprentice

– Ember in the Ashes

– This Savage Song

– 1984

Best Visual Effects Winner: Six of Crows duology



The Music Book Tag


Created by jessethereader on YouTube

Task 1: Question- What is your favourite book with a musical element involved?

  • Name of the Wind
  • Sorcerer of the North (Ranger’s Apprentice)
  • Seraphina
  • Fanart
  • Punk Rock’s Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout
  • Carry On
  • This Savage Song
  • The Phantom of the Opera
  • King Lear
  • Six of Crows
  • Things Hoped For
  • Lord of the Rings

Task 2: Name one of your favourite characters who is involved in music.

  • Kvothe (Name of the Wind)
  • Wyland (Six of Crows)
  • “The Cello Girl” (Things Hoped For)
  • August Flynn (This Savage Song)
  • Erik The Dramatic Sewer Dude (Phantom of the Opera)
  • Gabe (Beautiful Music for Ugly Children)
  • Michelle (Welcome to Night Vale)
  • Orma (Seraphina)
  • Will Treaty (The Ranger’s Apprentice)
  • Christine Daae (The
  • Meg Giry
  • Apollo

Task 3: Create a band and an album using books.

Presenting our literary band, 4 000 000 Kruge!

Style: Pop/Punk/Rock

Album Title: And Now… the Weather

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Song List:

Hit Single: MGWNAWYG (My Ghost Will Not Associate With Your Ghost)

  • Sir Savien (Paying off my student debts)
  • Greybeard Halt
  • You Are A Saucy Boy
  • Shame Shame Shame (My Salary Has Not Been Paid)
  • Old Sport
  • WHOOPS IT’S GRANDPA (Let’s Get a Steak)
  • SAVAGE!!!!!!!
  • Knife Wifez
  • Dead Parents ™

Bonus Tracks: 

  • Die Yuppie Scum
  • Run! Leave Your Children and Run!




    1. Nina – lead singer
    2. Piper McLean – singer
    3. Will Treaty – songwriter/mandola player
    4. Wyland – electric flute
    5. Cello Girl – trumpet
    6. August – violin
    7. The Fool – percussion
    8. Erik – theatrics
    9. Michelle – executive producer
    10. Kvothe – manager

Valentine’s Shipping


Luna Lovegood and princess Leia

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First Date: Picnic at Naboo Lake

Juliet and Sherlock Holmes

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First Kiss: Solving Mercurio’s murder

Harry Potter and Percy Jackson

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Pet Names: both “The Chosen One”

The Persian and Lila Bard

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Last romantic getaway: Murder mystery dinner theatre

Lady Macbeth and Lila Bard

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Who’s more jealous: Kell’s getting a poisoned dagger

Peggy Carter and Princess Leia

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Who has the most extra Starbucks order: Peggy, hands down

Jesper Fahey and Luke Skywalker

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What would they do on a Friday night: bad clothing choices and clubbing

Nina Zenik and Peggy Carter

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PDA?: Yes. Shamelessly.



A Party at the Opera

Phantom of the Opera

Time to say goodbye to our first book of the year, The Phantom of the Opera

We’ll miss you, Erik- but you’ll always be inside our minds.

In addition, here’s some notable quotes (in hashtag form) from the musical:
















Here’s to a great next read!!