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Off Tangent Thoughts // Thoughts I have while writing book reviews

Off Tangent Thoughts (OTT) is a bi-monthly meme run by Charvi @NotJustFiction were bloggers express their tangential thoughts on different topics. This fortnight’s theme is: Thoughts I have while writing book reviews Check out Charvi’s post here! I’m slightly late with this one, but I had so much fun writing it that I wanted to post it… Continue reading Off Tangent Thoughts // Thoughts I have while writing book reviews

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Top Ten Tuesday // The first ten books I added to my Goodreads account

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: April 23: (First Ten) Books I Reviewed (These do not… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // The first ten books I added to my Goodreads account

Book Features

2019 Reading and Blogging Goals // I know it’s already March but hear me out on this one

Last year, I made some blogging and reading goals for myself and when I looked back in December 2019, I was pleased to discover that I’d achieved all but one. I know we’re two months into the year, but I realised I hadn’t shared any of the goals I quietly set myself in January, and… Continue reading 2019 Reading and Blogging Goals // I know it’s already March but hear me out on this one

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Literary Discussions // Why I don’t DNF books

DNFing books is a great way ensure you’re reading only what you enjoy. As readers, we have the autonomy to choose whether or not we continue with a book if it’s not meeting our expectations. After all, we only have a finite amount of time to read (as much as I want to believe that we’re all… Continue reading Literary Discussions // Why I don’t DNF books

Book Reviews

Book review: Our Dark Duet by V. E. Schwab

Author: V. E. Schwab Pages: 470 Genre: Fantasy, YA Edition: Paperback Publication Date: 13th June 2017 Read: 3rd – 10th June 2017 Rating:  ‘The only one who’d say her name with any sense of knowing was August, and he was hundreds of miles away in Verity, at the center of a city on fire.’ Kate… Continue reading Book review: Our Dark Duet by V. E. Schwab

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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)