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    April 2024 TBR

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the April 2024 TBR. A post where I will attempt to intuit what I feel like reading for the month of April. AJDNFBDJFSKNAJKBCH… How in the world is it almost April already?? Honestly I think this year just needs to calm down. Also, this means that I really need to write up my quarterly check ins…

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    Top 5 books with baked goods

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with baked goods!! This Thursday, 14 March is International Pi Day. Something about 3.14… maths, circles, other math/sciency things. Look, I read a lot of fantasy and romance. I don’t need to understand how to calculate a circumference. So, instead of picking 5 books that have…

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    February 2024 TBR

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the February 2024 TBR. A post where I will attempt to intuit what I feel like reading for the next… 29 days. Because it’s a leap year! Surprisingly, I actually read quite a few books in my January 2024 TBR. Which I may or may not recount in a monthly wrap up… Another type of post…

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    Top 5 books I will definitely* read in 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books I will definitely* read in 2024!! Because this is a post I definitely* keep every year… *cough* In case you’re new around here, this is a post I seem to do most years (2023, 2022, and 2021), and there are still books from each year that…

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    WWW Wednesday — 10 January 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 10 January 2024!! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words (I am honestly just assuming that Sam still hosts this), where you answer the three following questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? And, what do you think…

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    January 2024 TBR

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the first TBR that I have done in over a year, the January 2024 TBR. Yes, it’s finally happened. I have cracked under the weight of my extensive TBR (now sitting at a whopping 545 physical books) and will be putting actual TBRs into place each month. Until I either forget about them, or run off…

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    November 2022 book haul

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the November 2022 book haul!! A post where I talk about all the books that I bought and received in the previous month. You know, November was a pretty good month. I only got five physical books between book boxes and some light online shopping, and four ebooks. And I read all of the ebooks. 🤦‍♀️…

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    WWW Wednesday – 16 November 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 16 November 2022!! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer the three following questions: Let’s see what I have been reading! (All images will link to Goodreads if you click on them!)

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Oct-Dec 2022

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Oct-Dec 2022! Not sure about you all, but I am moderately terrified that we’re in the last quarter of 2022. I’m pretty sure I say something similar every time we start a new month… but also, where did 2022 go?! Because I’m pretty sure…

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    August 2022 book haul

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the August 2022 book haul!! A post where I talk about all the books that I bought and received in the previous month. We’re sitting at a delightfully low 10 books for August, which is at least much better than the 17 books in July. Still not great, but, progress is still progress!! This year there…

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    WWW Wednesday – 31 August 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 31 August 2022!! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer the three following questions: Let’s see what I have been reading!

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    WWW Wednesday – 24 August 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 24 August 2022!! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer the three following questions: Let’s see what I have been reading!

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Jul-Sep 2022

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Jul-Sep 2022! Semi related, but I spent this past weekend building an actual database of everyone who I have ever discovered (and linked back to) who has done a Top 5 Tuesday topic. Which means, I will be able to come and visit blogs…

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    Top 5 queer books I don’t scream about enough

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s Top 5 Tuesday!! My post for the freebie is top 5 queer books I don’t scream about enough. I haven’t put any ‘pride’ related topics on for June, because it’s my opinion that we should ALWAYS celebrate and promote LGBTQ+ (or queer) books. And as a bisexual person, I try and read queer books…

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    The reality cooking show trope

    Hello bookworms!! Today I wanted to talk about an oddly specific trope I’ve been reading lately. Namely, the reality cooking show trope.   Maybe ‘tropes’ is the wrong word, but it feels like I’ve been adding new favourites to a list that already includes “enemies to lovers” and “there’s only one bed”. So, tropes is the word we’re going with.…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads Jan-Mar 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads Jan-Mar 2022!! Yes, we are now going to be doing these quarterly because I have limited self-control and wanted to put 80 books on each of these posts last year… Also this is perfect timing, because I’m already looking at books that I want to…

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    October 2021 wrap up

    Hello bookworms!! It’s time for the October 2021 wrap up. WOOT!! October was a time. I was so ready to post all of the things… and then… my blog broke. It BROKE. I was staring at an <error 500> message for a whole day thinking “what does this even mean?!”. Then I contacted my blog’s server host and they couldn’t…

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    September 2021 book haul

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the September 2021 book haul!! A monthly post where I usually shame myself for never achieving my goal of buying less than I read, or sticking to my buying goal. Or at least I did in July and August anyway. I was clearly feeling so confident and pleased with my last two hauls that I decided to…

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    Top 5 books on my wishlist

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books on my wishlist. Yes friends, it is BIRTHDAY WEEK!! Much excitement, etc. Except for one thing. Husband advised me that he hasn’t gotten me anything yet because I haven’t been dropping hints like I usually do. Which is very unlike me at all. So, keep your…

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    Boyfriend Material – Alexis Hall

    Book review: Boyfriend Material by Alexis HallRelease date: 7 July 2020Goodreads linkBook Depository linkRating Boyfriend Material blurb: Wanted:One (fake) boyfriendPractically perfect in every way Luc O’Donnell is tangentially–and reluctantly–famous. His rock star parents split when he was young, and the father he’s never met spent the next twenty years cruising in and out of rehab. Now that his dad’s making…

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    August 2020 wrap up

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the August 2020 wrap up!! So apparently August is over, and I barely even noticed. And it’s now almost halfway through September and I haven’t done my wrap-up (until now), and what even is organisation?!! I was behind on blog-hopping, and updating goodreads. And I still AM behind on my spreadsheets, review copies, writing blog posts…

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    WWW Wednesday – 2 September 2020

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to WWW Wednesday – 2 September 2020!! This is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer the three following questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Last week was a trash fire that we will not be…

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    WWW Wednesday – 19 August 2020

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to WWW Wednesday – 19 August 2020! This is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words, where you answer the three following questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Ahhh… remember last week when I was all “oh no! I’m…

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    July 2020 book haul

    Good morning bookworms!! It’s time for the July 2020 book haul!! July… wasn’t terrible?!! The rest of my birthday book haul came in, so it was ok, but still more than I would have liked it to be!! Book haul categories are as follows: book boxes purchases (book mail, in-store, digital* and gifts) review copies (book mail and digital) *…