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READING CHALLENGE: I read 8 books in a week (not by choice)

BACKSTORY: So, I got super sick on President’s Day weekend and stayed in bed all weekend. Thankfully I had Monday off and could continue to recover. But, since I did literally NO HOMEWORK during the weekend, I had to look at my assignments on Monday. I then looked at the assignment I had due for… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: I read 8 books in a week (not by choice)

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READING CHALLENGE: Beat the Backlist TBR

So, in late 2019 I stumbled upon this reading challenge, Beat the Backlist, hosted by @NovelKnight, and I knew that I was going to have to join in 2020. This reading challenge focuses on reading all the books on your TBR that came out before the current year (which I have a lot of). A… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: Beat the Backlist TBR

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FAVORITE READS OF THE MONTH: January/February

In 2019 we tried to buddy read a book each month and then jointly write a review for each. It worked great...until it didn't. Mainly life got in the way and both of us suck at sticking to TBRs. So we decided to try something different this year. Instead we are going to share our… Continue reading FAVORITE READS OF THE MONTH: January/February

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ROMANCE WEEK: Hate-to-Love Romance Rec Quiz

Okay, this is very much modeled after all the magazine quizzes I took as a child. I thought it would be fun to dissect a few of my favorite hate-to-love romances, and construct a recommendations quiz for y'all, in honor of Valentine's Day. So, Take this Quiz if you'd like to find out which hate-to-love… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Hate-to-Love Romance Rec Quiz

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ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Recommendations II

It's no secret that we read our fair share of romance novels. Apparently, we've read (and loved) so many that we have enough for a second romance rec post! If you'd like to check out last year's recommendation post you can do that here. Red,White, Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston (review) What else can be… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Romance Recommendations II

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ROMANCE WEEK: Books with Good Romances*

*that are not strictly romance novels. We love a good romantic subplot, so here are some of our favorite Non-romance book romances! Six of Crows Series by Leigh Bardugo Tree is a die hard Kanej shipper and it not emotionally prepared for their scenes in the book. But, the other couples in this book are… Continue reading ROMANCE WEEK: Books with Good Romances*

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MISC: 20 Books we Want to Read in 2020

We have seen variations of ideas like this around from reading 20 new books to 20 books on your physical TBR to 20 backlist books. We sort of combined them all and just listed 20 books that we want to read this year (10 each). We're both terrible at making TBRs so who knows if… Continue reading MISC: 20 Books we Want to Read in 2020

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BOOK TAG: The Book Snob Tag

I have not done a tag in a hot second so when I saw this post on Tea and Turned Pages blog I figured I would give it a go! I was not tagged and didn't tag anyone, but if you want to do it you should! Also, I don't consider myself a book snob,… Continue reading BOOK TAG: The Book Snob Tag

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BOOK HAUL: Holiday Haul

If you happened to read this post during Blogmas, then you know exactly what books I was hoping to receive for Christmas...and I didn't want to keep anyone I anticipation, so I thought I would do a quick holiday (book) haul for y'all! (shh I love dumb rhymes.) Most of these were specific requests because… Continue reading BOOK HAUL: Holiday Haul