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Reading Wrap-Up: January 2017

Based upon my target of 52 books for the 2017 Reading Challenge, I made a solid start in January, consuming five books (on track for 60 in 2017). Especially interesting is that I read from a variety of genres: YA … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap-Up: December 2016

This is it: the end of the year and the 2016 Reading Challenge, and it has whizzed by! I finished 2016 the same way I started it, with YA, which unsurprisingly has been at the forefront of my year in books. … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap-Up: November 2016

Everything seems to have halted lately, including my reading. I only read one (thankfully very good) book this month for the 2016 Reading Challenge: perhaps it affected me so deeply on an emotional level that it hindered my ability to digest … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap-Up: October 2016

Following an unstoppable September, October was much more reserved in terms of how many books I digested for the 2016 Reading Challenge. I had a lovely, relaxed week on holiday in Crete with my Granny, which didn’t involve half as much … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap-Up: September 2016

Amazingly, September was the best reading month I’ve had for years: I read an astonishing (for me) ten books, three of which counted towards the 2016 Reading Challenge. Whilst I don’t presume that my miraculous capability for digesting literature is going … Continue reading

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Reading Wrap-Up: August 2016

Following my non-existent reading month in July, I finally appear to have exited my reading slump! In August I read four great books: a play, a non-fiction autobiographical account, and two YA dystopias for the 2016 Reading Challenge – I love a … Continue reading

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Successes and Failures: Top Ten Books I Plan To Read On The Beach This Summer Wrap-Up

On May 31, I wrote a post entitled Top Ten Books I Plan To Read On The Beach This Summer, which featured the following novels (in no particular order): The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater The Teacher by Katerina Diamond Matilda … Continue reading

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