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Blogmas Day 17: Five favourite fantasies I’ve read this year

If you’ve been following me for a while, you’ll know that fantasy is my favourite genre and I get so much joy out of picking up new books with magic, dragons, and mystical worlds. Of all the books I’ve read this year, these were my five favourites. A Conjuring of Light I could easily have… Continue reading Blogmas Day 17: Five favourite fantasies I’ve read this year

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Blogmas Day 15 – The Friday 56: The Handmaid’s Tale

The Friday 56 is a weekly blog meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. The idea is to share an excerpt from a book you’ve been reading every Friday, to promote the book or simply just to showcase your current read! Rules: *Grab a book, any book. *Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader (If you… Continue reading Blogmas Day 15 – The Friday 56: The Handmaid’s Tale

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books featuring bisexual characters

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature created by Jamie over at The Broke and The Bookish. The feature was created because Jamie is loves lists, and this weeks theme is: September 26:  Ten Books That Feature ______ Characters  Since it was Bi Visibility Week last week, I thought I’d look at books with bisexual protagonists or… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books featuring bisexual characters

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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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Top Ten Tuesday: Some of the most unique books you’ll ever read

Happy Tuesday everyone! As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this week’s theme is: April 11: Top Ten Of The Most Unique Books I’ve Read Finding truly unique books can be rare when there are so many similar tropes in each genre, but these are just a… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Some of the most unique books you’ll ever read

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World Theatre Day 2017: Books from across the globe that have been adapted into plays

Happy Monday everyone! Today is World Theatre Day, so to celebrate I thought I’d look at just a few international books that have been adapted into plays. 1. Harry Potter (and the Cursed Child) Author: J. K. Rowling  ~  Country of origin: Britain  ~  First adapted for stage in: 2016 3. Les Miserables Author: Victor Hugo… Continue reading World Theatre Day 2017: Books from across the globe that have been adapted into plays

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Book Reviewing Slumps (and the eternal fight to catch up on reviews)

Don’t let the nice banner fool you, I’m about to throw some serious shade. At myself. We all know intimately what it’s like to be in a reading slump; the growing loss of interest in your current book, the frustrating lack of desire to begin something new, and the almost unheard of inability to buy… Continue reading Book Reviewing Slumps (and the eternal fight to catch up on reviews)

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International Women’s Day: Inspiring Authors and Characters

Happy International Women’s Day everyone! Today is such an important day for the acknowledgement and empowerment of anyone who identifies as a woman, so I wanted to celebrate by taking a look at a few powerful books written by and about inspiring women. Fiction Graphic Novels Manga Books about Feminism Autobiographies/Biographies Of course, this list… Continue reading International Women’s Day: Inspiring Authors and Characters

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12 Manga I would sell pieces of my soul to have turned into full-length novels

The other day I wrote a post about books I wanted to see as manga series so I thought I’d follow it up with a post about manga I’d like to see become full length novels or novellas. Often, popular manga will have companion novels adapted from the series, but this can be rare, and if… Continue reading 12 Manga I would sell pieces of my soul to have turned into full-length novels