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Rounding Up 2017: Books I read and hitting my reading goals

Now that we’re into the new year, I’m looking back on the books I read during 2017. In 2017 I read: This came to 26,526 pages and these were all new reads to me. 2017 was a great year for exciting new books too, so most of the my picks were new releases. Unsurprisingly, you… Continue reading Rounding Up 2017: Books I read and hitting my reading goals

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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)

TBRs and Wrap ups

December Wrap Up and 2016 Round Up

Hello everyone! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and are looking forward to the new year! December has been a very fun and busy month for me because my friends are currently visiting and I’ve been exploring other cities in Kansai, as well as trying to buy lots of presents to take home for… Continue reading December Wrap Up and 2016 Round Up

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten books to buy for a reader who enjoys East Asian-inspired tales

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is: November 29: Holiday Gift Guide freebie (ten books to buy the YA lover in your life, 10 books to buy for your dad, etc.) For this week’s theme, I decided to go for ten books that… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten books to buy for a reader who enjoys East Asian-inspired tales