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My Blogging Break Discussion: How I accepted it and why it was good for me

Earlier this month I took a blogging break. This wasn’t a decision I made lightly and it’s something I’ve thought about lots since slowly making my return to the blogging scene. The truth it, I’ve been wanting to take a break for a long time now but there were so many reasons I used to…… Continue reading My Blogging Break Discussion: How I accepted it and why it was good for me

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The Pros and Cons of Book Memes

Today I’ve decided to bring you guys another bookish discussion. Recently I’ve been thinking about the pros and cons of participating in a book meme. I only join in with one weekly meme at the moment and I used to really love it. Now, however, I’m finding it quite difficult to write a post every…… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of Book Memes

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Top 5 Tuesday – Books That Lived Up To The Hype

It’s time for another Top 5 Tuesday and this week the topic is ‘books that lived up to the hype’. As always, T5T is hosted by Bionic Book Worm – go and show her blog a little love! I’ve talked about hype a couple of times on my blog before and how off-putting it can be.…… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday – Books That Lived Up To The Hype

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Top 5 Tuesday – Authors I Want to Meet

I’m back again for another late night instalment of Top 5 Tuesday, a weekly meme hosted by Bionic Book Worm! This week the topic is Authors I Want to Meet, and I’m sure as bloggers we’ve all dreamed of our favourite writers and what we might say to them (if anything other than a squeal…… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday – Authors I Want to Meet

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I’m Taking A Break From Requesting ARCs, And Here’s Why

I’ve been thinking a lot about the ARCs, proofs, and finished copies I’ve been sent to review lately and I decided it was time for a break. One of the greatest aspects of being a blogger is the opportunity to review new books but sometimes you have to sign out of your Netgalley account or…… Continue reading I’m Taking A Break From Requesting ARCs, And Here’s Why

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Top 5 Tuesday – Intimidating Books

It’s the last Tuesday of the month which means it’s time for the final Top 5 Tuesday of the month! I haven’t participated in T5T for a while so I’m so glad to be back. As usual, this is a weekly meme ran by Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm, so go check out her profile…… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday – Intimidating Books

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Auto-Buying Authors: Yay or Nay?

Yesterday I participated in a weekly meme where the topic was ‘Top 5 Auto-buy Authors’. I don’t really have any go-to, auto-buy authors as such so I really struggled to pick 5 writers for my list. However, this really got me thinking about the blogging world and how we pick our books. I don’t really…… Continue reading Auto-Buying Authors: Yay or Nay?