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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 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 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 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. 🍀🍀🍀🍀🍀 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…

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    Top 5 series I will finish in 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 series I will finish in 2024!! Because I just need to tick some series off my TBR… Please. In case you’re new around here, this is another post we now do every year (noting that the topic has changed slightly over the past few years, but here…

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    Top 5 series I will start in 2024

    Hello friends!! Welcome to Top 5 Tuesday!! This week’s topic is top 5 series I will start in 2024!! Because what I really need in the world is to start more series that I don’t have time (or capacity) to finish. *Geez… who picks these bloody titles?? Oh right, it’s me…* In case you’re new around here, this is another…

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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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    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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    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 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 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 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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    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 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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    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…