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    Fictional Bucket List Book Tag

    This tag was started by jessethereader but I thought I’d give it a shot. A fictional bucket-list sounds so much fun. What characters would you instantly be friends with? What world fills you with the chills. Is adventure more your bag or do you prefer horror? Please join in, I’d love to read all your bucket lists too! I Would Love To… PLAY A PRACTICAL JOKE ON IT IT by Stephen King FIGHT IN THE BATTLE OF HELMSDEEP Lord Of The Rings by J.R.R. Tolkein SPEND A MONTH WITH THE WEASLEYS Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling HAVE A TEA PARTY WITH THE MAD HATTER Alice In Wonderland by Lewis…

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    Blogtober: My Favourite Booktubers

    Although I have only been blogging for five whole months, I have been following certain members of the book community for far longer. I have been an avid fan of booktube for around a year. Since starting blogging I now follow a heap of others and in this post I’m going to share my favourites. A Beautiful Chaos of Books I love the quirkiness of this channel. I’ve got some great recommendations and she has an uncanny way of mixing it up and keeping it fresh and unique. The Shades Of Orange BookTube Channel By far one of my favourite channels. Anyone that knows me, knows that one of my…

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    Blogtober: My Recent Favourite Audiobooks

    Have we ever lived in a better time for technology, especially considering the capabilities of audiobooks now? Gone are the clumbersome Tapes and CD’s, replaced by the mobile app. It’s easy, it’s quick and you can listen while cooking dinner. We have A- list stars looking to queue up to be the voice of blockbuster reads, everyone wants in on it! I’m going to give a run down of my favourite top 10 of this year! The Secret Commonwealth By Phillip Pullman It is 20 years since the events of La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One unfolded and saw the baby Lyra Belacqua begin her life-changing journey.  It is…

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    Blogtober: Autumnal Bookshelf Ideas

    Hey, and welcome to Blogtober day 7. Can’t believe that I have managed to blog for seven days straight! I don’t know if I will manage every day of the month but I’ll give it a damn good go! Do you love decorating your bookshelves with a seasonal or holiday theme? I have to admit that I don’t usually do it but after researching the good old web, I’ve seen so many beautiful and awesome ideas. I just wish I had the time to do it properly. In this post I’m going to share with you some quick and easy Ideas that I’ve come with to make your bookshelves popping…

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    Anticipated Book Releases: Blogtober

    Right, I’m going to attempt to get on the blogtober bandwagon. If I can aim to post every other day I’ll be happy! I started my blog back in May, how on earth has that happened? I’m going to follow some prompts to hopefully keep me motivated and on track and today we have my most anticipated book releases for October. SYNOPSIS The mesmerizing adult debut from #1 New York Times bestselling author Leigh Bardugo Galaxy “Alex” Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale’s freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady drug dealer boyfriends,…

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    After The Flood by Kassandra Montag

    I was provided with this ARC in exchange for an honest review.  All thoughts are my own.  Wow absolutely blown away Montag’s debut novel.  This is a fictional high five to feminism and female centred characters.  When the publisher put out a request for bloggers to review this I just couldn’t say no.  The cover is artistic and intriguing and if anyone knows me well, they know I’m a huge climate change worrier.  This dystopian gem ticked all the boxes and had me hungry for more…just one more page turned into just one more chapter and before I knew it was done.  This book is the so unputdownable, it’s got…