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The 2015 Re-Read Challenge - Rough Music by Patrick Gale

I count Patrick Gale as one of my favourite authors, and I have read a lot of his books – although I have taken an unintentional break in recent years! 289 more words

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The Re-Read Challenge: February Recap

The Re-Read Challenge is hosted by Belle of the Literati and So Obsessed With. While I originally intended to only reread twelve books this year, in which case I would only reread one book per month, I somehow ended up rereading two books yet again for the month. 325 more words

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Calling all librarians!! #ReadingMyLibrary Challenge

As a librarian, you see so many books come across your desk (either that you’ve ordered yourself or that your patrons are requesting) that you just don’t have time to read. 413 more words

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Top 12 and Bottom 12: A Gallery of My Favourites and Least Favourites

Hi all! I apologise profusely for my absence this week – I feel bad for not posting since Monday. I have a lot of posts that I want to get up, but seeing as I missed Top 5 Wednesday, I have decided to post a very small gallery of my 12 favourites and 12 least favourites of all time, so that you get another tiny insight into my reading tastes. 301 more words

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Book review (TBR Pile Challenge) - The Girl in the Polka Dot Dress by Beryl Bainbridge

This is the second book I have read from my 2015 TBR Pile Challenge…

Beryl Bainbridge was an English author who wrote 20 novels before her death in… 208 more words

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TBR Pile Challenge: Slouching Towards Bethlehem

Slouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion

Joan Didion is my spirit animal. I’ve said it before, but I’ll say it again: she is an incredible writer. 389 more words

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Monday 16th February - Weekly Update

I’m officially 1 and a half hours late for this update (yes, I’m writing it at 1:30AM, no judging) and I am up as I have literally just finished a pretty damn good book – more to come on that in a minute. 500 more words

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