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Top Ten Tuesday // YA characters I want to befriend

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: August 13: Book Characters I’d Love to Be Besties With… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // YA characters I want to befriend

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Top Ten Tuesday: Striking character names

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was 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: May 22nd: Best Character Names Sometimes, character names come… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Striking character names

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Blogmas Day 8: The Friday 56 – The Language of Thorns

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 8: The Friday 56 – The Language of Thorns

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The Rise of the Duology: The Good, The Bad and… (oh wait that’s it, it’s a two-part series)

Today I wanted to discuss something that’s been playing on my mind ever since I read Six of Crows in December 2016, RIP my heart. Duologies. As a two-part series, the duology is unique in its role as mediator between stand-alones and trilogies. It has the ability to split a story up into two cohesive, dynamic… Continue reading The Rise of the Duology: The Good, The Bad and… (oh wait that’s it, it’s a two-part series)

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Top Ten Tuesday [Hiatus #5]: Books that made me tear up

Hey guys, It’s that time of the week again. Top Ten Tuesday is on hiatus until mid-August so Jamie @TheBrokeandTheBookish kindly said we could create our own topics in the mean time. Last week I did 10 book conventions I want to visit, but since YALC weekend is now over (*weeps from behind my bookshelf*) I thought I’d… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday [Hiatus #5]: Books that made me tear up

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The Best Books I Read During 2016

So it’s almost the end of 2016 and everyone’s rounding up their reading year. I’ve had a pretty good year, and wanted to look back on some of the best books I picked up, so I’ve chosen seven that simply blew my mind. I should note that these books aren’t all books that have been published… Continue reading The Best Books I Read During 2016