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Top Ten Tuesday // 10 Ways my Reading Life Has Changed

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: November 19: Changes In My Reading Life The way I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // 10 Ways my Reading Life Has Changed

Book Features · TBRs and Wrap ups

“I’m just never going to read that” // Books I’ve recently taken off my TBR

In the year of our Lord 2019, I’ve been trying to make my TBR a little less unwieldy. My Goodreads TBR is all of the books (owned and not) that I want to read in the coming year (or two). For a while, that TBR stood at 177 books. But as someone who reads about… Continue reading “I’m just never going to read that” // Books I’ve recently taken off my TBR

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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

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Library Loves // 5 of the best UK libraries to visit

As part of Library Loves month, and because I will never miss a chance to bang my drum and yell about libraries, I wanted to share some of my favourite libraries in the UK. We’re blessed by some truly beautiful libraries here and lucky enough to be able to visit most of them for free.… Continue reading Library Loves // 5 of the best UK libraries to visit

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Top Ten Tuesday // Weird, wacky, and wonderful book titles

op 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: October 15: Extraordinary Book Titles I didn’t post last Tuesday because… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Weird, wacky, and wonderful book titles

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Library Loves // Interview with a teen librarian

As part of #LibraryLoves month, today is Library Day; a day dedicated to promoting and supporting libraries. So for Library Day, I’m delighted to be sharing an interview with Rachel @Recitrachel, who is a librarian for teens in Chicago, USA. 1. Thanks for agreeing to this Q&A! Tell us a bit about you!  Hello! I’m… Continue reading Library Loves // Interview with a teen librarian

TBRs and Wrap ups

September 2019 Wrap Up // A slow kind of month

It was a pretty slow reading month for me in September. And I decided to put that in the title because I think it’s OK to be frank and open about that. Sometimes we hold ourselves to such high targets that any time we read less than seven or eight books in a month (or… Continue reading September 2019 Wrap Up // A slow kind of month

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Top Ten Tuesday // Reading by numbers

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: October 1: Book Titles with Numbers In Them Ooof this week’s… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Reading by numbers

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Announcement: Library Loves // A whole month dedicated to supporting your library

Honestly, it was a struggle not to title this post “Library Loves: WE STAN LIBRARIES.” It’s not a well-kept secret that I love libraries. I visit my local library as often as possible to borrow books, chat to the librarians, and browse new releases. When I go travelling, I’ll sometimes spend hours researching the city’s libraries… Continue reading Announcement: Library Loves // A whole month dedicated to supporting your library