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The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Masterful. Incredibly well-crafted series of nested narratives that simultaneously did a deep dive into Dracula lore and sucked me into a single family’s generations-long saga. 83 more words

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#6: 5 Books That Will Make You Say, "Wait, WHAT?"

┬áIf a book has never left you blinking in confusion or surprise, then you’ve been missing out.

Over the course of…well, forever, I’ve encountered books that have left me staring at the pages and scratching my head in awe of whatever happened. 1,139 more words

Weekly Update (05.03.2017)

Currently (re)reading: Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice

Weekly Word Count: 4002

Review Word Count: 578

I seem to be having the opposite problem I was having last year – I’m writing more of my novel than I am of my reviews. 183 more words

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Weekly Update (26.02.2017

Weekly Word Count: 4260

Review Word Count: 222

Currently (re)reading: Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice

I’ve (finally) finished re-reading The Historian and now to get down to the business of reviewing. 175 more words

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Weekly Update (19.02.2017): Of better ideas and organisation

Currently (re)reading: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Weekly Word Count: 4633

Do you ever get this feeling when you’re writing: you’re agonising over how to do a scene or a plotline absolutely right, you try multiple things but nothing seems to work and, then, it hits you. 161 more words

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Weekly Update: (12.02.2017) Of Reviews and Strictly

Currently (re)reading: The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova

Weekly Word Count: 3555

Review Word Count: 2547

My main achievement this week is getting my review of Feast of Fools done. 301 more words

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The Historian is History

So I have this thing about impatience.

I know I can be impatient. But when people are impatient with me I can’t even.

I told him after our first date I’d be game for another date sometime this week. 191 more words

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