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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Q2 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Q2 2024!! Ahh, the beginning of each quarter is almost like a fresh start. A fresh start where we get to look at shiny new books… Books that I will likely buy and then leave sitting on my bookshelf for anywhere from 1 week…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: April-June 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: April-June 2024!! Uhhh, I think my brain just needs a re-set… Because I don’t understand how time works. How are we already at this point?? Will I be re-iterating this again in every post for the next week? Yes, I think so. OK, so in quarter 1, we did a…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Q1 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Q1 2024!! Yes, now if the time to find all those shiny news books arriving in January, February and March 2024. Delightful!! So, I am completely aware of how wildly contradictory this post is from the one I did yesterday. Yesterday’s post was all…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: January-March 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: January-March 2024!! Wow… 2024. Wild. I can’t believe we’re here. I also can’t believe my little blog just turned seven years old a month ago. So, let’s start 2024 off with a bang. Or with a bunch of resolutions that I may or may not follow through on… Also, with…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: October-December 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: October-December 2023!! Look, can I just say there seems to be some sort of wizardry happening this year. Probably last year too. Possibly even since the start of 2020. Some kind of time magic where the year(s) are absolutely just flying by, and I have run out of hours in…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: August-September 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: August-September 2023!! August-September, you ask? Yes. I didn’t realise that it was July until the start of this week, which was the end of the month. Like, I knew it was July, but my poor, melted brain didn’t actually compute that it was July, and therefore we needed new topics.…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Apr-Jun 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Apr-Jun 2023!! Well, technically this was the topic a couple of weeks ago, and I know I’m like FOREVER going to be in catch up mode, but this is life. In the first week of April I was wrapping up my big project, then…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: April-June 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: April-June 2023!! Friends ― I’m so sorry for the delay in this post (and a bunch of others). I’m just in the finishing stages of the big project that I’ve been doing for work this year. It’s so close I can taste it!! And then I’m going on holidays for…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads of Jan-Mar 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads of Jan-Mar 2023!! YES!! I actually love doing these posts every quarter, because I get to look at all the shiny new books coming out ― and it’s literally the only time I let myself do this. Not because I’m punishing me, on a book…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: Jan-Mar 2023

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: Jan-Mar 2023!! Annoyingly, I wrote this post in mid-December for 2022, but then just got completely distracted by life. So let’s pretend this was still two weeks ago: On one hand I cannot wait for 2022 to be over. On the other hand, HOW is it 2023 already? It still…

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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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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: Oct-Dec 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: Oct-Dec 2022!! I know what you’re thinking… these are so VERY late. I really should have put them up a month ago. But life has been weird. And it wasn’t until I went to check (on my own blog no less) what was coming up in July that I realised:…

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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 Tuesday topics: July-September 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: July-September 2022!! I know what you’re thinking… these are so VERY late. I really should have put them up a month ago. But life has been weird. And it wasn’t until I went to check (on my own blog no less) what was coming up in July that I realised:…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Apr-Jun 2022

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Apr-Jun 2022. Yes, it’s a new month, a new quarter and thank goodness the last scavenger hunt is over. I’m hoping this month’s topics are vague enough for everyone to enjoy, no matter what genre you read!! Also, it’s always nice to look at…

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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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    Top 5 anticipated books of 2021: part 2

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated books of 2021: part 2. You know, I had a really hard time sticking to just 5 books this week. I had a shortlist of 12… then I then had to shorten more. So I got it to eight books and I was just going to…

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    June 2021 Top 5 Tuesday topics

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to the June 2021 Top 5 Tuesday topics!! June topics are a bit of a mishmash this year. I was so conflicted because I love doing pride themed posts, but last year when Shanah took a hiatus I decided to do my own top 5 posts revolving around queer books and authors over the month of June.…

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    Top 5 anticipated books of 2021

    Hello bookworms!! Happy Tuesday!! Today’s Top 5 Tuesday is top 5 anticipated books of 2021. I don’t know about you all, but every time I go to write 2021, I end up writing 20201… I feel like I haven’t had this problem before and it’s driving me nuts!! OK, so most anticipated books of 2021!! How exciting!! Although to be…

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    Top 5… books that weren’t what I expected (+ bonus top 5)

    Good morning bookworms! Today’s Top 5 Tuesday is top 5 books that weren’t what I expected (in a good way). Plus, as an UNEXPECTED bonus (see what I did there?!) you’re also getting last week’s anticipated books for 2020 because I had drafted it, and forgot to schedule it. Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the super lovely Shanah over…

  • Book Review: A Heart So Fierce and Broken

    A Heart So Fierce and Broken – Brigid Kemmerer

    Release date: 7 January 2020 Goodreads link Book Depository link Bloomsbury link for Aussie’s Rating A Heart So Fierce and Broken (Cursebreakers, #2) blurb: HARPER has freed Prince Rhen from the curse that almost destroyed his kingdom. But all is not well in Emberfall: rumours are rife that there is a rival heir with a stronger claim to the throne…

  • Book review: The Sky Weaver

    The Sky Weaver – Kristen Ciccarelli

    Release date: 12 November 2019 Goodreads link Book Depository link Rating The Sky Weaver (Iskari, #3) blurb: At the end of one world, there always lies another. Safire, a soldier, knows her role in this world is to serve the King of Firgaard—helping to maintain the peace in her oft-troubled nation. Eris, a deadly pirate, has no such conviction. Known…

  • Book Review: The Queen of Nothing

    The Queen of Nothing – Holly Black

    Release date: 19 November 2019 Goodreads link Book Depository link Rating The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air, #3) blurb: His voice is soft, and I make the mistake of looking into his black eyes, at his wicked, curving mouth. ‘But your beauty will fade,’ he continues, just as softly, speaking like a lover. ‘And all you have…

  • Book review: Wayward Son

    Wayward Son – Rainbow Rowell

    Release date: 24 September 2019 Goodreads link Book Depository link Pan MacMillan (for Aussie’s) Rating Wayward Son (Simon Snow, #2) blurb: Come on, Simon Snow. Your hero’s journey might be over – but your life has just begun. Simon Snow did everything he was supposed to do. He beat the villain. He won the war. He even fell in love.…