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    WWW Wednesday — 7 February 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 7 February 2024!! WWW Wednesday 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? And, what do you think you’ll read next? Let’s see what I have been reading……

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    2024 reading challenges I’m… doing?

    Hello friends!! Welcome to me attempting to figure out what 2024 reading challenges I’m going to be… doing. I say “figuring out” because sometimes (ok, most of the time), I write my blog posts as a stream of consciousness and then I rarely go back and edit them. And now you know my creative process. Surprise! And I thought it…

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    WWW Wednesday — 31 January 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 31 January 2024!! WWW Wednesday 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? And, what do you think you’ll read next? Let’s see what I have been reading……

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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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    WWW Wednesday — 24 January 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 24 January 2024!! WWW Wednesday 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? And, what do you think you’ll read next? Let’s see what I have been reading……

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    WWW Wednesday — 17 January 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 17 January 2024!! WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words (I have now checked, anc can confirm that Sam still hosts this — HUZZAH!), where you answer the three following questions: What did you recently finish? What are you currently reading? And,…

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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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    Top 5 bookish resolutions for 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 bookish resolutions for 2024!! Yes, we are starting the new year off with some promises… Likely ones that I won’t keep. But it’s a new year, and a new me (allegedly), and now is the time to be all bright and shiny about things!! I know we’re…

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    WWW Wednesday — 3 January 2024

    Hello bookworms!! Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday — 3 January 2024!! And also another type of post that I haven’t done since 2022. Look, 2023 was a whole time, ok? 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…

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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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    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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    Top 5 books I’m thankful for in 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books I’m thankful for in 2023!! Now, we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving in Australia… But, I do know how to appreciate things in my life. And according to Industry Hollywood, that’s what this holiday is all about. That and family screaming matches and yams (what ARE yams??). Oh,…

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    Top 5 books I meant to read in 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books I meant to read in 2023!! This is one of my favourite posts every year. Yes, even though it’s the first of the end of year posts where I kind of drag myself for not doing anything that I said I would for the year. It’s…

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    Top 5 books with pumpkins

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with pumpkins!! We are in the midst of our October/Halloween topics!! And honestly, even though I hate the taste of pumpkin (yes, I’m one of those), and it’s actually spring here in Australia and therefore not pumpkin season at all — I love the idea of…

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    All the books Isaac reads in Heartstopper — season two!!

    Hello friends!! I have been very lax in posting lately, but you better believe that I have been preparing this post for MONTHS ahead of Heartstopper season two being released. So, for your viewing pleasure, here’s a little post I made about all the books that Isaac reads in Heartstopper — season two!! OK, so to give credit where credit…

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    Top 5 books of 2023… so far!

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books of 2023… so far!! Yes, we are at the mid-way point of 2023. How? I’m not entirely sure. What I DO know is that new job I got last September, followed by the big project in January, after which came my amazing holiday in the US,…

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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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    December 2022 book haul

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the December 2022 book haul!! A post where I talk about all the books that I bought and received in the previous month. AND we get to find out if I met my TBR goal for the year… December was not bad considering that it was a gift giving month. Which usually means a chunk of…

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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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    Top 5 smol books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 smol books!! Yes, last week we did the huge books, and this week we are celebrating the teeny books. You know, the ones that make it easy to pack 17 of in your handbag (or large pockets). Just in case you get some time. At that social…

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    Top 5 thicc books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 thicc books!! This week we’re celebrating the big books that (maybe) took an age to read. They strengthened our arm muscles from holding them. They weighed our shoulders down while carrying them. And if you’re anything like me, they may also be the cause of a face…

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    Top 5 standalone books I will read in 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 standalone books I will read in 2023!! This week was a FREEBIE!! The last two weeks we’ve been doing the ‘series I’ll start‘ and ‘series I’ll finish‘. So this week I wanted to give some love to some standalone books that I want to read this year.…

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    Top 5 series I will finish* in 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 series I will finish* in 2023!! * And by “finish”, I mean “at least get caught up on”. You get a pass if the author releases more books. Because last week we did books series we are going to START. And if you want to start new…

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    Top 5 series I will start in 2023

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday*!! This week’s topic is top 5 series I will start in 2023!! Umm, not sure about you all, but there are a few series on my shelves that I haven’t even started yet. And by ‘a few’… I mean lots. It’s quite embarrassing really. Why do I keep buying books in a series…