Book tag – Book blogger insider tag

I found this tag over on Danielle’s blog – I wasn’t tagged but as usual, I’m doing it anyway! These questions are really interesting, so if you haven’t done it yet, go ahead and do the tag yourself so we can get to know you better as a blogger! The tag was created by A […]

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ARC review – Relative Strangers by Paula Garner

RELATIVE STRANGERS by Paula Garner Published: April 10, 2018 by Candlewick Pres Format: Kindle e-book Pages: 368 Why is there a gap in Jules’s baby album? A wry and poignant coming-of-age novel about finding the truth in lies, salvaging hope in heartbreak, and making peace with missing pieces. Eighteen-year-old Jules has always wished for a close-knit family. She […]

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Book review – Scythe (Arc of a Scythe #1) by Neal Shusterman

SCYTHE (Arc of a Scythe #1) by Neal Shusterman Published: November 22nd 2016 by Simon Schuster Books for Young Readers Format: Paperback Pages: 435 A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery: humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now Scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are […]

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Discussion – Bookblogging vs the full time job

While a lot of bloggers in the YA community are students, either in high school or university, some, like me, were (unfortunately) thrown into the world of adulting and full time jobs. I started book blogging when I was in my first years of university, now about six years ago. Due to the fact that […]

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Book review – A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas Published: May 3rd 2016 by Bloomsbury USA Childrens Format: Hardcover Pages: 626 Feyre survived Amarantha’s clutches to return to the Spring Court—but at a steep cost. Though she now has the powers of the High Fae, her heart remains human, and it can’t forget the terrible deeds she […]

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February wrap-up

Another month gone! Even though February is the shortest month, it felt almost never-ending to me. Here in the UK we had freezing cold temperatures, too much rain and not enough snow. Bring on March! In February I only managed to read five books, but they were pretty lengthy and pretty awesome. Books read More […]

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Writing – Get to know me – Writer’s tag

As everyone aspiring author knows, when you sit down to write, suddenly everything seems more interesting than your story. Like this writer’s tag for example. Which is why, naturally, I am writing this tag while nervously ignoring the tab with my draft on it. I found this tag over on Drizzle and Hurricane books. You can […]

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ARC review – Truly, Wildly, Deeply by Jenny McLachlan

Truly, Wildly, Deeply by Jenny McLachlan Published: March 8th 2018 by Bloomsbury Format: Kindle e-book (ARC) Pages: 304 Annie is starting college. She can’t wait. No more school, no more uniform, and no one telling her what to do. It’s the start of a new adventure and Annie’s not going to let anyone or anything get in the way […]

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Discussion – My favourite books of all time

I have been asked the question ‘what’s your favourite book of all time?’ more times than I can count. I’m sure everyone reading this post will agree that it’s not easy to answer that question. So I’ve narrowed it down to four of my favourite books of all time. Disclaimer: this list does not include Harry Potter, […]

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Reading Challenge – Series Crackdown Update

Series Crackdown is a reading challenge hosted by The Book Moo. The aim of the game is to read as many books in a series over the span of 10 days. This challenge lasted from February 9 until February 18. During the challenge, there are nightly reading sprints, as well as an Instagram challenge. I completed […]

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