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Blogmas Day 7: Series I NEED to finish next year

Sometimes, when I begin a new series, I manage to buy or borrow all of the books in a short space of time and finish it within a few weeks/months. But, more often than not, I’ll pick up other books in between, and leave the second and third books for months and months. These are… Continue reading Blogmas Day 7: Series I NEED to finish next year

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Blogmas Day 2 – ARC review: Zenith

Author: Sasha Alsberg & Lindsay Cummings Pages: 512 Edition: ARC paperback Publication date: January 16th 2018 Read: 16th October – 24th October Rating:  Most know Androma Racella as the Bloody Baroness, a powerful mercenary whose reign of terror stretches across the Mirabel Galaxy. To those aboard her glass starship, Marauder, however, she’s just Andi, their friend… Continue reading Blogmas Day 2 – ARC review: Zenith

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Blogmas Day 1: Festive Reads

It’s December first, which means the first day of Advent (yassss chocolate!) and the first day of Blogmas. I’ve never done Blogmas before, but decided to do it this year because it sounds like a lot of fun, and I wanted the challenge of posting every day for 24 days. The posts I have planned… Continue reading Blogmas Day 1: Festive Reads

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Bookish Discussions: The Privilege of Owning Books

Recently, with the floods in India, earthquakes in Mexico, and hurricanes devastating Dominica, Puerto Rico, and other islands in the Caribbean, I’ve been thinking a lot about how much of our lives revolve around physical possessions, and how lucky we are to be able to own books. Most of us will live in countries where… Continue reading Bookish Discussions: The Privilege of Owning Books

Book articles · Book Hauls

TBR Unhaul: Books I’ve Recently Removed From My Goodreads TBR

Every now and then when my TBR gets over 250 books and I realise it’s become way too unwieldy, I go through and remove books that have been on there for a long time and I’m not too bothered about reading any more. In my recent cull, these were some of the books that I… Continue reading TBR Unhaul: Books I’ve Recently Removed From My Goodreads TBR

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Series I’m Not Going To Finish

Recently, I’ve been considering the series I’ve finished, those I currently have ongoing, and those I want to start. With that in mind, I decided that there are a few series I started years ago, and am just not going to finish. 1. The Wool series by Hugh Howey My uncle recommended this to me… Continue reading Series I’m Not Going To Finish

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Books That Have Changed Our Lives: Part II

A couple of days ago I posted Books That Have Changed Our Lives Part I, highlighting some of the responses I got on a twitter poll that asked readers which novels had been life-changing for them. As I mentioned in Part I of this post, A Darker Shade of Magic is the series that changed… Continue reading Books That Have Changed Our Lives: Part II