A February Book Club


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This year is the year I’m going to complete my challenge to read 52 books… Maybe. I can’t even publish the round up blog post in the correct month and I’m at least two books behind schedule but, HEY, I’m trying. In January I read 3 books, as did I in February. At the very […]

March 2, 2019

Three More Five Star Predictions


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Sometime last year I shared a mini book haul, showing the blog three books I predicted I’d rate five stars on my Goodreads account. One I predicted correctly, one incorrectly and one I haven’t even read yet. Despite this, I thought I’d give it another go as I’ve recently bought so many books my bedroom […]

February 22, 2019

Why You Should Buy Books from a Charity Shop


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As much as I’m the kind of reader who aims to finish a book with it looking as close to bookshop-shelf worthy as possible, I totally get why people like books to look as “loved” as possible. (Although I will NEVER understand why people bend their covers back *shudders*.) I love a dip into a […]

January 13, 2019

My 10 Favourite Books of 2018


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If I throw us all back to the very first day of 2018, I posted my resolutions for the year just as the hangover began to lift and that New Year buzz really start to sink in. I think I did pretty well to keep to my goals but would say I have room to […]

December 31, 2018

22/52: While I Was Sleeping


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Before I headed off on holiday just over a week ago, I tortured my heart by reading a Dani Atkins book. My mum had read While I Was Sleeping a couple of weeks before and she wanted to speak about it with someone so badly she bought me my very own copy. I have since […]

September 29, 2018

21/52: Everything I Never Told You


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This year I’ve set myself the challenge to read fifty-two books before 2019; a challenge I’m documenting over on my Goodreads account. While I’m by no means confident I’ll get anywhere near fifty-two books before the year’s up, I’m feeling more cocky than I have since early February. I saw this book was only £2 on […]

September 22, 2018

17/52: One of us is Lying


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I finished my seventeenth book of the year earlier this week, alongside my mum. Well, shortly after my mum because I’m not sure she actually ever stops reading. We decided to read One of us is Lying by Karen. M. Mcmanus at the same time which, being that it’s a whodunit, it was quite a […]

July 14, 2018

16/52: Eve of Man


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Last week I finished my sixteenth book of the year, Eve of Man by Giovanna and Tom Fletcher. As a New Year’s Resolution, I decided to try and read fifty-two books this year. At eleven books behind schedule, I am definitely the underdog, but feel free to take a look at what I’m reading now […]

July 11, 2018

15/52: Little Fires Everywhere


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I have finished the fifteenth book of the year, Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng. I am still tackling my, upon reflection, stupid idea to read fifty-two books this year. If you’d like to watch me continue to fail (I need to book in three holidays just to catch up), feel free to follow me […]

June 17, 2018