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The Time and Place Tag

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I’ve now seen a lot of my favourite Booktubers do this tag which originated with Jen Campbell (see her original video here) and I wanted to tackle it myself here on the blog. The idea of the tag is to talk about books which take you back to a specific time and place, and what… Continue reading The Time and Place Tag

The Classics Tag

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I have seen the classics tag a lot on YouTube and really enjoyed reading it. I believe the original tag was created by It’s a Books World so I’d recommend  checking that out too. And here’s my take on it! 1. An overhyped classic you really didn’t like Catcher in the Rye by JD Salinger.… Continue reading The Classics Tag

Half a King and predictability

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I recently picked up Half a King by Joe Abercrombie because I was really interested in a fantasy book with a disabled main character and I thought it would make a good holiday read. In many ways it did, it was fast paced, fun but dark with some great characters. It is a young adult… Continue reading Half a King and predictability

Top 10 Literary Heroines

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This post was inspired by two things. Firstly watching Ron Lit’s recent video on her top 10 heroines (FYI her videos on Jane Austen are amazing). Secondly to get into using my Literary Listography. I’ve been two nervous of messing up this beautiful book to actual fill in any lists! Although Heroines isn’t in the… Continue reading Top 10 Literary Heroines

The Book Worm Blog tag

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Tag questions taken from libertyfallsdown.wordpress.com Do you remember how you developed a love for reading? I really don’t – being a Bookseller’s Daughter it was just something I was literally born into. Life was always full of books. If I hadn’t been into reading it wouldn’t have been a problem, but as far as I can… Continue reading The Book Worm Blog tag