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    Top 5 books with small town vibes

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with small town vibes!! We’ve got a kind of travel-based theme this month. And small town vibes are sweet and lovely. Although as someone who has lived in a small town (and by small town I really mean village β€” about 250 people) there is a…

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    Top 5 anticipated reads for Q3 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 anticipated reads for Q3 2024!! Or, books that I can’t wait to buy that come out in July, August and September 2024. Which is too long of a title, hence the shortened version. Am I already drowning in books? Yes. Does that affect me wanting to buy…

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    Top 5 Tuesday topics: July-September 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to the Top 5 Tuesday topics post: July-September 2024!! We’ve hit the halfway point for 2024 and we are screaming on through. Screaming? Well, not sure about you, but I sure am. Maybe that’s why my throat hurts so much. Or maybe it’s just mental screaming while I’m sick… I’m also a little bit sick because this…

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    Top 5 books of 2024… so far

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books of 2024… so far!! It has arrived. The halfway point (almost) of 2024. I think the actual halfway point is closer to like 2 or 3 July (or something), but we’re doing a different topic that day. And as of like, maybe 2022 (I could check,…

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    Top 5 books on my 2024 wishlist

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books on my 2024 wishlist!! Yes, it is my birthday week (and also Sam @ Fictionally Sam‘s birthday week!! Go say hi!!), so it’s time to update the wishlist. You know, in case my mother reads this. (Note: she does not, thank goodness, and also she refuses…

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    Top 5 PRIDE books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 PRIDE books!! Yes, it is PRIDE month!! πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ πŸ³οΈβ€πŸŒˆ HUZZAH!! Honestly, June is one of my most favourite months (not just because it’s my birthday month). I love all things PRIDE, not least because it’s my people. But it’s also fun and joyous and…

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    Top 5 red books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 red books!! The month of June seems to be all about things with the colour red in common: roses, pomegranates… Ok, so two red things. But June is also Pride month (and the top of the pride flag is red), and my birthday month (and I like…

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    Top 5 vampire books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 vampire books!! World Dracula Day was Sunday 26 May, which is honestly hilarious. I hope Bram Stoker appreciates this from his grave. Not every fictional character gets their own celebration. Although, I can think of some other vampires I would like to celebrate more. *cough* Damon Salvatore…

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    Top 5 books with sports

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with sports!! Wow… I was really scraping the bottom of the barrel with these prompts. Maybe I had a headache the day I wrote these. Maybe I was drunk. (I was definitely not drunk, but that feels like a better excuse than “my brain decided these…

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    Top 5 mums in books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 mums in books!! Why? Because we just celebrated Mother’s Day across the world. Or at least I think it’s across the world… Who knows. I know in Australia we don’t do Father’s Day until September but other countries do it in June. I think Mother’s Day is…

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    Top 5 yellow books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 yellow books!! Honestly, this is much easier than cheese… But also, I still have to choose five?!! Yellow is probably the colour that I have the least number of books in. Although, since I sort most of my books in a rainbow, I discovered that half of…

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    Top 5 books that share Taylor song titles

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is a freebie!! But since I remain in my Swiftie era, today I am doing top 5 books that share Taylor song titles!! I am hoping that after last week’s debacle, you all have a spot of relief from my crazy prompt picking… I’m definitely going to have to have…

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    Top 5 books with cheese

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with cheese!! You know, every week when I start drafting these posts I sit there and think… why the hell did I think this topic was a good idea?? And every quarter when I write the topic posts I’m always like “wow! that topic is so…

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    Top 5 books with neurodiverse characters

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books with neurodiverse characters!! April is Autism Awareness Month (somewhere) and to celebrate, we’re getting all up with our fave neurospicy book characters. Something I had completely forgotten though, was that two years ago I did a post on characters with Autism by own voices authors. Which…

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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 spicy reads

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is a freebie… And I am doing top 5 spicy reads!! Why?? Well, because this is a topic that I wouldn’t inflict on anyone else. Fairytale retellings? Absolutely. Spicy reads? Not on your life. Not that I think anyone else wouldn’t be interested in this as a topic, but romance…

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    Top 5 green books

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 green books!! Why are we randomly doing a colour? It’s St Patrick’s Day!! Or, it was last Sunday. πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€ Personally, I’m not really on board with the hype of this holiday. It could be that I’m not Catholic. Or Irish. Or that I expended any potential f***s…

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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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    Top 5 female authors

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 female authors!! You know, with all of the posts we’ve written for Top 5 Tuesday, I was really surprise we hadn’t done a specific top 5 female authors. Like, we do a top 5 new (to me) authors every year, last year we did an old (to…

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    Top 5 fairy tale retellings

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 fairy tale retellings!! Now, I know this topic is not for everyone. In fact, it’s pretty much designed purely for me. But, as host, that’s my prerogative every so often. And, I’m not sorry. Sorry. But, for not being sorry. Not for the topic. I’ll stop now.…

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    Top 5 libraries

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 libraries!! February is Library Lovers Month somewhere in the world (according to a random website I found back in December), and who am I to argue about such a wondrous theme for a month. So I’m not arguing. I’m making a whole T5T topic about it. In…

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    Top 5 books about music

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books about music!! According to the British Indian Ocean Territory’s National Holidays Calendar (I had no idea it was a BIO calendar when I did the prompts), 2 February is National Ukulele Day. So, because my brain melted when I did the prompts for this quarter and…

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    Top 5 books by Black authors

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 books by Black authors!! February is Black History Month. And we are celebrating with a T5T post dedicated to amazing Black authors and our fave books by them. However, I am doing a slight twist to my post. I’m writing about 5 books by Black authors on…