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Five star predictions from the beginning of 2019 // Did they turn out to be true?

At the beginning of 2019, I tried to predict which books would be my 5 star reads this year. Now that we’re nearing the end of the year, I want to go back and see if many (or any) of them turned out to be true. I love these kinds of “looking back” posts, because… Continue reading Five star predictions from the beginning of 2019 // Did they turn out to be true?

Blogmas · Book Features

Graphic novels to read if you’re behind on your Goodreads goal

When it comes to the Goodreads challenge, people often seem to fall into two categories: Miles ahead of their challenge, have surpassed their goal by 20 books, absolutely flying 7 books behind, trying valiantly to get back on track, this ship is sinking friend I’ve been in both those categories before so I know the… Continue reading Graphic novels to read if you’re behind on your Goodreads goal

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // My winter TBR

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: December 17: Winter TBR There are loads of books I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // My winter TBR

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How to spring clean your Goodreads TBR (at any time of the year)

Recently, I posted about books I’d taken off my TBR, so I thought I’d share how I go about ‘spring cleaning’ my TBR (even in winter). Hopefully this might give you some ideas about how to remove those extra few books that you’re not likely to read (but have been holding onto) so you can… Continue reading How to spring clean your Goodreads TBR (at any time of the year)

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Top Ten Tuesday // Books I would have DNF’d…

…if I DNf’d books. 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: December 10: Freebie For this… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Books I would have DNF’d…

TBRs and Wrap ups

November 2019 TBR // A mix of sci-fi, fantasy, and contemporary

I’ve got some exciting reading planned for November, but I’m only setting myself a gentle TBR. (By gentle, I mean not set in stone.) I’ve been finding more and more recently that I want to mood read, so I’m going to give myself the chance to do that this month. Below are some of books… Continue reading November 2019 TBR // A mix of sci-fi, fantasy, and contemporary

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October 2019 Wrap Up // Lots of travelling, little reading

This is going to be a short wrap up for October because I only reading three books. Oops. Serpent and Dove // 4 stars // I can see why my friends were yelling at me to read this. It’s so good. I read the audiobook version and the narration was great. It alternates between female and… Continue reading October 2019 Wrap Up // Lots of travelling, little reading

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Library Loves // 8 ways to help your local library survive and thrive

Alternative titles for this post include: How to be the biggest library stan you can possibly be  Being a library nerd is beneficial to your community Is it possible to become an honorary librarian just from talking about libraries so much? OK, but all joking aside, in the UK the threat of library closures is… Continue reading Library Loves // 8 ways to help your local library survive and thrive