Strange the Dreamer | Waiting on Wednesday

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Strange the Dreamer Laini Taylor. I really enjoyed her Daughter of Smoke and Bone series, it was a completely original look at mythological creatures. When I heard about her new series Strange the Dreamer, I wasn’t as excited as I should have been. The awe from the previous series has worn off slightly. Its been […]

29th June 2016

Room | Book Review

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To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it’s where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep when Old Nick […]

27th June 2016

How to read more books

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I can quite easily read two books a week, and if I’m really dedicated I can push that number up to three or maybe even four. That’s without sacrificing a social life or time with my fiance. I have to work hard at creating an environment where reading is my priority and something I enjoy. […]

24th June 2016

The Reader | Waiting on Wednesday

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For this Waiting on Wednesday this is a book that I haven’t heard much about and stumbled on completely by accident, The Reader. Apart from having a wonderful cover design I love the premise of this book, where a woman has all the tools that she needs to survives but finds something different in a […]

15th June 2016

The Final Empire | Book Review

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In a world where ash falls from the sky, and mist dominates the night, an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life. The future of the empire rests on the shoulders of a troublemaker and his young apprentice. Together, can they fill the world with colour once more? In Brandon Sanderson’s intriguing tale of […]

13th June 2016

Birthday Book Haul Part 2

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I recently turned 23 and a birthday is a good enough reason to have a birthday book haul part 2! So let’s have a look at all the books I managed to lay my hands on! Stand-a-lone books Rebel of the Sands This was a cover buy pure and simple. I couldn’t even tell you […]

10th June 2016

The Savage Song Waiting on Wednesday

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  Victoria Schwab has become one of my automatic buy authors and this The Savage Song Waiting on Wednesday will be no different (saying that I’ve  yet to buy her Archived series). I enjoy her work and the way that she forms morally grey characters and creates situations for us to question whether or not […]

8th June 2016

Me Before You | Book Review

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Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life—steady boyfriend, close family—who has never been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex-Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who is wheelchair-bound after an accident. Will has always lived a huge life—big deals, extreme sports, worldwide travel—and […]

6th June 2016