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Mini Reviews July: Novellas, Superheroes, & Autistic Rebels

My reading has been a bit all over the place, but I've finally reviewed the last book I read last month, along with a couple novellas, a short story and also two books for this post! And as usual for these mini review posts I'm going to dive right in. Waking up the Sun by… Continue reading Mini Reviews July: Novellas, Superheroes, & Autistic Rebels

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Memo Pad: June Wrap Up

June left. A while ago. Life has been super hectic (I was going to say here but I don't really have a here right now!) we packed up and moved out of the house I've lived in my whole life. (Bye London!). Moved in temporally with my aunt. Visited the place we are going to… Continue reading Memo Pad: June Wrap Up

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Best Books of 2019 So Far!

AKA a mash up of the Mid Year Book freak out tag and a rundown of the best 5* reads of 2019 because what are rules? I've had an amazing year of reading this year so far. The most books I have ever read in a year was 68 but I have already managed to… Continue reading Best Books of 2019 So Far!

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Mini Reviews: Nigerian Godpunk, Queer Witches & Twisty YA

My reading has taken a hit this month with everything that’s been going on. My high reading count has finally caught up with me! So this is just a short post and I'm jumping straight in. David Mogo, Godhunter by Suyi Davies Okungbowa ***** (Review Copy) I loved the setting and story. David Mogo is a demigod… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Nigerian Godpunk, Queer Witches & Twisty YA

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Top Ten Tuesdays: 2019 Most Anticipated releases July-Dec

Top 10 Tuesdays is a book tag currently hosted over at That Artsy Reader Girl. There's a new topic each week and this weeks is Anticipated releases for the second half of the year. Yet again, I have failed to narrow it down to 10 (There are too many amazing books, it's not even my… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesdays: 2019 Most Anticipated releases July-Dec

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Memo Pad: May Wrap Up

May was such a busy month for me which is why this post is a couple of days late. But before that I just want to say hello June! It's my birthday month which is exciting. It's also pride month so happy pride everyone. It's also also officially summer in my books (sorry southern hemisphere… Continue reading Memo Pad: May Wrap Up

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Mini Reviews: Contemporary Feels & a Scifi Sequel

This month has been such a good month for books. I haven't read a book didn't LOVE, although there were some mixed feelings in there (I'm looking at you Adam Silvera). I've also decided (at least temporarily - I'm terrible at sticking to things) that I'm going to start doing mini review posts instead of… Continue reading Mini Reviews: Contemporary Feels & a Scifi Sequel

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Memo Pad: April Wrap-up

I know I keep saying that this ridiculous run I'm on with my reading challenge is going to end soon but this month has been another scarily awesome month for books. Not only did I read the eight books I've been averaging a month so far this year but I actually ended up reading….13? Granted… Continue reading Memo Pad: April Wrap-up

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Aspec April Readathon Wrap Up

The last two weeks I've been talking part in an amazing readathon hosted by Kitty. Her blog post about the readathon is here but it's mostly been hosted over on Twitter under the @AspecApril. There are lots of discussions over there and also author interviews over on her blog. The readathon spanned two weeks, the… Continue reading Aspec April Readathon Wrap Up

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Memo Pad: March Wrap Up

I'm late with my monthly wrap up. Oops. It's April already. Luckily I am currently still a European citizen so things could have gone worse (although there's still time!). I read a lot of books in March which is the main reason this post is late. While I haven't found it difficult to fit reading… Continue reading Memo Pad: March Wrap Up