Bookish Posts

Top Ten Tuesday: Feminist Books

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme that is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is a Freebie and I’ve chosen Feminist Books. This list is a mixture of fiction and non-fiction books which feature feminist characters and themes or are about feminism in general. They are books which I have read…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Feminist Books

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Take Place In Another Country

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme that is now hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Books That Take Place In Another Country. Most of the books I have read are set in America or the UK, so this was a little tricky. It’s made me realise that I definitely need to…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books That Take Place In Another Country

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Sixteen-year-old Starr feels like there are two versions of herself: she lives in a poor neighbourhood and is one of the few black students at a private high school. When her unarmed best friend, Khalil, is killed by a police officer, Starr’s two worlds collide. As the only witness, she knows the truth about what…… Continue reading Book Review: The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

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Banned Instagram Hashtags Includes #Books

Hi everyone! A couple of weeks ago, I tweeted my surprise at learning that #books has been banned on Instagram. I had just posted a picture there and noticed that it hadn’t appeared in a hashtag feed. After searching online, it turns out that quite a few hashtags are banned/broken on Instagram. Since the start…… Continue reading Banned Instagram Hashtags Includes #Books