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Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Novellas and Short Stories

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was previously hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Favourite Novellas and Short Stories I love this topic. I’m a huge fan of novellas and short stories so this list could have been so much longer than it is.… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Novellas and Short Stories

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Mini Book Review: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

Title: The Hobbit Author: J. R. R. Tolkien Genre: Fantasy / Classics Date: 2011 (1937) Publisher: HarperCollins Pages: 276 Started: 10th May 2018 Completed: 9th July 2018 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf,… Continue reading Mini Book Review: The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

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Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far)

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was previously hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Best Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far)  I’ve read 35 books so far this year (and I’m currently reading two more but I won’t include them in my consideration… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Best Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far)

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Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Red & White Covers

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme brought to you by That Artsy Reader Girl. It was previously hosted at The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is: Books with Red, White, & Blue Covers but I’m choosing just Red and White covers. This week is meant to be in honour of the 4th of July but I’m… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books with Red & White Covers

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ARC Book Review: Firefly by Henry Porter

Title: Firefly Author: Henry Porter Genre: Thriller Publication Date: 19th June 2018 Publisher: Quercus Books ISBN 13: 9781787470491 Pages: 480 Started: 22nd June 2018 Completed: 27th June 2018 Rating: 4/5 Summary: From the refugee camps of Greece to the mountains of Macedonia, a thirteen-year-old boy is making his way to Germany and safety. Codenamed ‘Firefly’, he holds vital intelligence: unparalleled insight into a vicious… Continue reading ARC Book Review: Firefly by Henry Porter