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8 Books That Made Me Cry

I can't be the only one here who loves a book that makes them cry. If you're like me and agree that the more heartbreaking the better, here are my recommendations.

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5 life lessons to take from Dungeons and Dragons

I've been playing Dungeons and Dragons for a few years now, and one of the things I've noticed is that there are so many real-life lessons that can be found while rolling dice, creating characters, hunting dragons and casting spells. Here are just five of the life lessons you can pick up by playing D&D.… Continue reading 5 life lessons to take from Dungeons and Dragons

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The Dark Vault by Victoria Schwab – Book Review

Each body has a story to tell, a life seen in pictures only Librarians can read. The dead are called Histories, and the vast realm in which they rest is the Archive. The Dark Vault is a bind-up of The Archived and The Unbound, the first two books in Victoria Schwab's The Archived series. After reading The Archived earlier… Continue reading The Dark Vault by Victoria Schwab – Book Review

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Top 10 Books I’ve Read in 2018

I've read so many great books this year, and I know I shouldn't have favourites amongst my babies, but of course, I do. These are my top 10 books I read this year. 10. All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven A heartbreaking young adult read. 9. Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller It's not often… Continue reading Top 10 Books I’ve Read in 2018

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Pride Month Post: Top 5 Books with LGBTQIA+ Characters

Breaking my hiatus (oops, did I forget to mention I'm taking a hiatus?) because it's currently Pride Month and I wanted to quickly share with you my top 5 books featuring LGBTQIA+ characters. History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera OCD-afflicted seventeen-year-old, Griffin, has just lost his first love – his best friend,… Continue reading Pride Month Post: Top 5 Books with LGBTQIA+ Characters

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What I’ve Been Reading: January 2018 Book Reviews

It may be late, but I've actually managed to read a lot of books this month. Here's what I thought of them.

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‘The Name of the Wind’ by Patrick Rothfuss: Book Review

Finally, the day has come: the book that's been sitting on my shelf for what feels like forever, that countless friends have recommended to me over the last couple of years, has finally been conquered. I've finished The Name of the Wind. 

And even after years of anticipation, it did not disappoint in the slightest...

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What I’ve Been Reading: December 2017 Book Reviews

These are the books I ended 2017 with.

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My Year in Books: Favourite Books of 2017

If I added up all the hours I've spent reading in 2017, it would equal... well, it would equal a lot. I've read so many great books this year, and I'm excited to tell you about my favourites. To do this, I'm going to take you on a journey through 2017 and tell you about the best… Continue reading My Year in Books: Favourite Books of 2017

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My Winter TBR (To-Be-Read)

These are the books I want to read this winter.