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Top Ten Tuesday: First Ten Books I Reviewed

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: First Ten Books I Reviewed This was a trip down memory lane that I never want to repeat because my reviews were awful when I first started writing them. I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: First Ten Books I Reviewed

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Top Ten Tuesday: Rainy Day Reads

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: Rainy Day Reads Drip, drip, drop Little April shower Beating a tune As you fall all around The Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien Rebecca by Daphne… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Rainy Day Reads

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Top Ten Tuesday: Five (Sort of) Outrageous Things I’ve Done for the Love of Books

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: Outrageous Things I’ve Done for the Love of Books 1. Skipped class Okay, so this is a bit misleading but in my music classes at school, I used to… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Five (Sort of) Outrageous Things I’ve Done for the Love of Books

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Top Ten Tuesday: Six Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

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: Six Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book The genre I love certain genres, particularly science fiction and thriller, so I will usually pick up any random book in those… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Six Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

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Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher

Title: Vox Author: Christina Dalcher Genre: Science Fiction / Dystopian Fiction Date: 2018 Publisher: HQ Pages: 400 Started: 29th March 2019 Completed: 29th March 2019 Rating: 3.5/5 Summary: On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed to speak more than 100 words daily, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial—this can’t happen here.… Continue reading Book Review: Vox by Christina Dalcher

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Book Review: Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments by Sappho

Title: Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments Author: Sappho Translator: Aaron Poochigian Genre: Poetry / Classics Date: c.580 BC (2015) Publisher: Penguin Classics Pages: 102 Started: 13th February 2019 Completed: 14th February 2019 Rating: 4.5/5 Summary: More or less 150 years after Homer’s Iliad, Sappho lived on the island of Lesbos, west off the coast of what is present… Continue reading Book Review: Stung with Love: Poems and Fragments by Sappho