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WWW Wednesday #6: 22nd November 2017

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. All you need to do is answer the three questions below and leave a link on Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Let’s get…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday #6: 22nd November 2017

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Want My Future Children to Read

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Top Ten Books I Want My Future Children to Read (Or nieces and nephews, Godchildren, etc.) Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen My favourite novel ever.     The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton I recently read this classic…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Want My Future Children to Read

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

In a small Oklahoma town there are two rival gangs: Greasers and Socs. The Greasers are poor and wear their hair long, whilst the Socs are rich kids from the West-side. Street fights go on between the two gangs and the Socs like to beat up the Greasers for fun. Ponyboy Curtis is a Greaser…… Continue reading Book Review: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

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Top Ten Tuesday: Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders. All of these characters would get my vote! Ponyboy from The Outsiders Ponyboy looks out for his friends. He’s brave and intelligent.     Hermione from Harry Potter Hermione is super…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Characters Who Would Make Great Leaders

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Top Ten Tuesday: Classic Gothic Literature

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is a Halloween Freebie. I’ve chosen Classic Gothic Literature to get you in the mood for Hallows Eve. 🎃 The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole This was the first book which popularised the gothic tradition. It’s supernatural, melodramatic and…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Classic Gothic Literature

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Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Book Titles

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Unique Book Titles. Some books catch your eye with their unique titles. The titles of the following books all pique my interest. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon An unforgettable title and…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Unique Book Titles

Book Reviews

Book Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

When five high school students are sent to detention, just four emerge alive. Academically gifted Bronwyn keeps a flawless school record. Rising baseball star Cooper is a popular jock. Homecoming princess Addy would never reveal her insecurities. Bad boy Nate is on probation for illegal activity. Outsider Simon, creator of Bayview High’s gossip app, dies…… Continue reading Book Review: One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

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WWW Wednesday #5: 18th October 2017

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. All you need to do is answer the three questions below and leave a link on Sam’s post. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading? What did you recently finish reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Let’s get…… Continue reading WWW Wednesday #5: 18th October 2017