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Book jar: six months

At the end of February, I found some coloured paper, wrote out all the names of my unread books/series and shoved them in the jar, ready to be picked off one by one.   412 more words


Today’s TTT prompt from the Broke and Bookish is books you want to read but don’t own yet. This one is tricky for me. I usually don’t run out and buy books by authors I haven’t read – especially if I’m just curious about the book.

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Mont Saint-Michel

Out of my temporary obsession to consume everything Gregory Maguire has written comes a need to one day visit Mont Saint-Michel. Two or three novels later, the need becomes a passive urge. 567 more words



I finally watched. I usually wait a while before watching the big movies I really wanna see. I wait for the big box office fever to wear off the social media and news posts, and have a personal opinion about them. 574 more words


Bout of Books 11.0 – Wednesday Update

The Bout of Books read-a-thon is organized by Amanda @ On a Book Bender and Kelly @ Reading the Paranormal. It is a week long read-a-thon that begins 12:01am Monday, August 18th and runs through Sunday, August 24th in whatever time zone you are in.

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Book Review: Wicked by Gregory Maguire

I apologise for my prolonged absence, dear readers. I had to complete a lengthy assignment, followed by an internship in London. If you want to know, it went quite well. 2,056 more words

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Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister

Maguire, Gregory. Confessions of an Ugly Stepsister. Read by Jenny Sterlin. New York: Recorded Books, 2000.

Maguire likes to shake things up. We all know the story of Cinderella: ugly and horrid stepsisters, raging and sinister stepmother, glass slipper, dashing prince, yada, yada, yada. 363 more words

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