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BOOKTAG: The Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag 2020

I've seen variations of this tag all over the Book internet community, but when I saw this post on My Bookish Banter I figured I would give it a try! How much have you read? I've read 97 books out of my goal of 100. What have you been reading? I've been reading tonssss of… Continue reading BOOKTAG: The Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag 2020

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BOOK REVIEW: Full Disclosure

Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett Publication Date: October 29, 2019 Bringing you a review for a backlist title that I recently read! TW: forced outing (HIV), racism (challenged), bullying WHAT I LIKED: When we start the novel, we are thrown into the story! It’s less than 300 pages so we got to get going!! Miles… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Full Disclosure

All, Guides, Other Bookishness

GUIDE TO: Supporting Independent Bookstores

During this pandemic many independent bookstores have been struggling to stay afloat. I know like many of you, I miss going to bookstores and do not want my favorites ones to close. However, I cannot afford to buy books from every independent bookstore I love. Many guides (that I have seen) from publishers on "how… Continue reading GUIDE TO: Supporting Independent Bookstores

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READING CHALLENGE: ARC April – Check In

Two weeks into our ARC April reading challenge and we are as predicted, NOT STICKING TO OUR TBRs. We thought we would give an update because you need that kind of thing when you have unreliable reading habits. Bree: Girl Gone Viral by Alisha Rai Late to the Party by Kelly Quindlen This Is All… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC April – Check In

All, Miscellaneous, Other Bookishness

BOOK HAUL: February & March Acquisitions

In 2020 I decided to keep track of where I acquired books from. Partly because I was curious and partly because I'm trying to be more mindful about book buying. I did a haul post in January because I got a lot of books in January (yay for birthdays), but February & March were a… Continue reading BOOK HAUL: February & March Acquisitions

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READING CHALLENGE: ARC April

So, this isn't actually a thing (not like ARC August is, at least) but we wanted to challenge (*cough* motivate) ourselves since we always feel like we're behind on our ARC piles. Thus, we have decided to write TBRs for the ARCs we'd both like to finish this month! We are both terrible at sticking… Continue reading READING CHALLENGE: ARC April

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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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BOOK TAG: The MANIC Book Tag

I saw this tag on Word Wonder's YouTuber channel and since I LOVE HALSEY I had to make this into a blog post! (No I was not tagged) I listened to this album probably at least ten times while I was working from home this week. 1. ASHLEY: a book with great character development. This… Continue reading BOOK TAG: The MANIC Book Tag

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BOOK REVIEW: The 57 Bus

The 57 Bus: A True Story of Two Teenagers and the Crime that Changed Their Lives by Dashka Slater Publication Date: October 17, 2017 TW: violence against LGBTQ+ teens, homophobia, transphobia, & fire I read this one for my YA Fiction class this semester and was blown away and figured I would write a full… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The 57 Bus

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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*