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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I LOVED with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is books I loved with fewer than 2,000 ratings on Goodreads. I am all for championing underrated books! Cauldron’s Bubble by Amber Elby 59 ratings on Goodreads | Review The Things We Learn When We’re Dead by Charlie Laidlaw 306 ratings on Goodreads | Review to follow The Twisted Tree…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I LOVED with Fewer than 2,000 Ratings on Goodreads

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Discussion: Humongous Books and Do You Read Them?

Hello everyone! There has been a particular book on my TBR for a while now. I have heard great things about this novel, but am a little hesitant to read it. This is because at 1,006 pages, it’s a humongous book. Now you might be wondering how an avid reader can be intimidated by big…… Continue reading Discussion: Humongous Books and Do You Read Them?

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Top Ten Tuesday: Platonic Relationships In Books

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Platonic Relationships In Books (friendships, parent/child, siblings, family, etc.) I have chosen to focus on friendships. And for the first time ever, this post includes gifs! Wow, I’m really getting the hang of the interweb, huh? 😄 Harry,…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Platonic Relationships In Books

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Discussion: Writing Negative Book Reviews

Hi everyone! In my last discussion post, I wrote about authors being tagged in negative reviews. Everyone who commented agreed that this practise is not fair on authors. It got me thinking about negative book reviews in general and whether they are necessary. For my first review on this blog, I rated a book 2…… Continue reading Discussion: Writing Negative Book Reviews

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Top Ten Tuesday: Modern Gothic Fiction

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is a Halloween/Creepy Freebie. Last Hallows Eve, my TTT post was about Classic Gothic Literature and this year I have chosen Modern Gothic Fiction. Flowers in the Attic by V.C. Andrews This is a creepy and disturbing novel about four…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Modern Gothic Fiction