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Review: Only Love Can Break Your Heart by Katherine Webber

Read my (LONG overdue) review of Katherine Webber’s Only Love Can Break Your Heart: a beautiful coming of age story about falling apart and putting yourself together again.

Review: One Of Us Is Next by Karen M. McManus

One Of Us Is Next, by Karen M. McManus Pages: 382 Published: 9 January 2020 ⭐️ 5 / 5 YEESSSS. I’ve been waiting (very impatiently) for this book ever since it was announced. This is the sequel to Karen M. McManus’s debut novel, One Of Us Is Lying. This, as McManus writes in her acknowledgements,

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Review: Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo (The Grisha – book 1)

Shadow and Bone, by Leigh Bardugo Pages: 352 Published: 5 June 2012 ⭐️ 4 / 5 This book (and the entire series actually) has been on my shelf and my TBR for a long time. I bought all 3 books in the series several years ago and they’ve been sat on my bookshelf ever since.

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Christmas 2019 Book Haul

This Christmas has seen me trying to fit a new bookshelf worth of books into my car boot to get back to London with me. I’ve ended up with quite the bookstack under my tree to add to my TBR. This calls for a Christmas Book Haul! British Library Crime Classics I discovered the existence

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Review: Legendary by Stephanie Garber

Legendary, by Stephanie Garber Pages: 432 Published: 29th May 2018 ⭐️ 3 / 5 Welcome, welcome! To the second installment of Caraval (if you know, you know). Those of you who read my last review will know I was left very underwhelmed and hoping that the series greatly improved. My main gripe was that the

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2019 Wrap-Up

This year has been an odd one. The final weeks of university caused me to have another improptu hiatus from my book blogging/bookstagram life. Summer came and went in a blur of exam re-sit stress.  I quit a job I hated. I somehow succeeded in getting a full time job and my feet firmly in

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12 Reads of Christmas 2019: Day 1

A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens “I am as light as a feather, I am as happy as an angel, I am as merry as a schoolboy. I am as giddy as a drunken man. A merry Christmas to everybody! A happy New Year to all the world! Hallo here! Whoop! Hallo!” – Ebenezer Scrooge