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Do I Read the Books I Haul | Taking a Look at 2019

Way back in 2019 I looked at the books I hauled and if I had read them/kept the books over the previous years by taking a few months here and there. Last year I looked back at the birthday hauls I had in previous years to see how well I did with those. But I… Continue reading Do I Read the Books I Haul | Taking a Look at 2019

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#Goodreadance 2021 & Blog Maintenance

Last year Shealea started a spring cleaning challenge of goodreads called Goodreadance. She is bringing that back this year and you can easily combine that with your physical book shelves as she is doing or blog maintenance as I am going to be doing. This runs from now to the end of November so plenty… Continue reading #Goodreadance 2021 & Blog Maintenance

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Goodreads Has an Young Adult Week | 2021

Last year I paid some attention to the topics that goodreads had put forward for their young adult week. What I read and so on. This year they had another young adult week and I thought it would be fun to go through their topics again. Young Adult has been a difficiult target group for… Continue reading Goodreads Has an Young Adult Week | 2021

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Paranormal vs Urban Fantasy | #WyrdandWonder

A while back I asked on Twitter if you wanted to see something specific from me for Wyrd and Wonder this year. I got a suggestion for some subgenre discussions which was backed by more people. The one I’m going for now is Paranormal vs urban fantasy. Subgenres can be hard to determine because so… Continue reading Paranormal vs Urban Fantasy | #WyrdandWonder

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Hugo Awards 2021 Finalists | What I Want to Read Before the Winners Are Announced

Recently the 2021 Hugo Awards finalists were announced. And I saw quite a few familiar names pass me by. Books I read, books I still want to read. I figured this was as a good a year as any to have a go at reading the most of these finalists. Having read more of the… Continue reading Hugo Awards 2021 Finalists | What I Want to Read Before the Winners Are Announced

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What is the Thing About Vampires and Me? | #Blogtober

Vampires are such a known supernatural creature in fiction and in media in general. There is something that is oddly appealing about a guy seducing you for your blood. Everything that is not like us, wondering about their humanity. Plenty of us like the darker things in life. Myself included. Vampires and Youthful Me Back… Continue reading What is the Thing About Vampires and Me? | #Blogtober

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Not To Scary Shows or Movies to Watch for Halloween | #Blogtober

This coming Saturday it is Halloween. And with social activities being at an all time low for covid-19 (as it should be) we’re going to be doing things at home. And what better way to celebrate by watching some creepy and spooky tv shows and movies. But not everyone of us are that drawn to… Continue reading Not To Scary Shows or Movies to Watch for Halloween | #Blogtober