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Top Ten Tuesday: New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017

Happy New Year! 🎉 Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017. Last year, as well as reading books by familiar authors, I also came across some new ones. Hopefully, I would like to read more works by these…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: New-To-Me Authors I Read In 2017

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Wrap Up: When Are You Reading? Challenge 2017

At the start of the year, I took part in the When Are You Reading? Challenge 2017. It’s great for fans of historical fiction. You can read my original post here. I’m happy to say that I’ve completed this challenge! Below is a list of the books read and links to my reviews. Books Read Pre…… Continue reading Wrap Up: When Are You Reading? Challenge 2017

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Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Settings I’d Love to Visit

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Bookish Settings I’d Love to Visit. One of the best things about good books is their ability to transport the reader to imaginative worlds. Hogwarts – Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling I have a feeling that the…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish Settings I’d Love to Visit

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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

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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

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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