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British Books Challenge 2015!

Ever since I started blogging, I’ve seen things on lots of blogs centred around the British Books Challenge. The aim is to read twelve books by British authors over one year; A goal I hope is achievable next year, as I’m always on the lookout for more great UKYA, and it’ll be a great new challenge to try. 390 more words

Top Ten Sequels I Can't Wait To Get

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they come out with a list for us all to complete. 235 more words

Top Ten Tuesday

Stacking The Shelves #93

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you’re adding to your shelves, be it buying or borrowing. From ‘real’ books you’ve purchased, a book you’ve borrowed, a book you’ve been given or an e-book they can all be shared! 246 more words

Stacking The Shelves

Project Remix.

Yesterday Malorie Blackman, Children’s Laureate, launched Project Remix – a creative challenge for 13 – 19 year olds in the UK. Here’s Malorie herself introducing the competition: 273 more words

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Feature: Pastime Pleasures #20

Welcome to my  feature, Pastime Pleasures, posted every other Friday. Here I will look at books that have given me great pleasure in the past. These are books I can read over and over again. 250 more words


On the Books: Whoopi Goldberg penning a book about the 'downsides of marriage'

- Hachette has acquired a “provocative, witty, and heartfelt book on the downsides of marriage” by the thrice-married actress and The View co-host Whoopi Goldberg, according to a… 560 more words


Malorie Blackman announces 'Project Remix'

Malorie Blackman is the current UK children’s laureate, and during her time as laureate has already begun to implement fantastic ideas and schemes. Just last year, the first YALC was launched, bringing together YA writers and readers at the London Film and Comic Con. 118 more words