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Top Ten Tuesday: Yummy Foods Mentioned in Books

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Yummy Foods Mentioned In Books. I love it when delicious foods are described in books. Hopefully these will get your taste buds tingling! Brunswick Stew in Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell Food plays an important part in…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Yummy Foods Mentioned in Books

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Top Ten Tuesday: Book Boyfriends

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s theme is Book Boyfriends/Girlfriends. I couldn’t resist this topic! If you’d like to check out my reviews, the link text will direct you there. Draco Malfoy from Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling When I was younger, I actually kind of…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Book Boyfriends

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

Every day, Khalid, the 18-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, takes a new wife who is killed at dawn. Shahrzad vows to avenge the death of her best friend, Shiva, and she volunteers to be Khalid’s new wife. Despite the odds, Shahrzad lives to see another day by telling Khalid a story each night. As Shahrzad battles…… Continue reading Book Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

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WWW Wednesday #4: 20th September 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 #4: 20th September 2017

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Loved During The First Year I Started My Blog

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is Throwback Freebie: Ten Books I Loved During The First Year I Started My Blog. As some of these books are classics, I didn’t write reviews for all of them. Thankfully I was able to track my reading on…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Loved During The First Year I Started My Blog

Book Reviews

Book Review: Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts by Mary Gibson

Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts is set from 1911 and ties in with the When Are You Reading? Challenge I am taking part in. Sixteen year old Nellie Clark works in Pearce Duff’s custard factory in East London and with three younger siblings, her family depends on her wages. But when the factory women of Bermondsey go…… Continue reading Book Review: Custard Tarts and Broken Hearts by Mary Gibson

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Top Ten Tuesday: Hidden Gems in Historical Fiction

So I really need to publish TTT posts on an actual Tuesday. Anyhoo, let’s get to it! Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is hidden gems in the genre of your choice. I’ve chosen historical fiction and they’re all written by female authors. The links in…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Hidden Gems in Historical Fiction