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Discussion (Part Two): Series/Authors Backlist Titles To Focus On for 2022 (A Hefty List Continued!)

Hello Everyone, As I'm writing this, the year is wrapping rapidly to a close and I'm still reading quite a bit. I plan to get a lot more serious in reading and reviewing next year as this past year I had a bit of a hiatus. Now it's time to focus on my blog once… Continue reading Discussion (Part Two): Series/Authors Backlist Titles To Focus On for 2022 (A Hefty List Continued!)

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Top 25 Books on my 2021 Most anticipated reads

It seems as though all the bloggers are making top ten lists, top twenty, so on and so forth. I thought I would do a slightly bigger number. Top twenty five books on my tbr pile that I’d like to get to. I chose random books from fantasy to romance to historical fiction. The choices… Continue reading Top 25 Books on my 2021 Most anticipated reads

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Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse

Hello friends, Chili Cauldron Curse by Lynn Cahoon is a delightful novella of witchiness, cozy murder mystery, and cooking all wrapped up in one. I don’t believe that I’ve read anything by this author before, but a short mystery from Kensington Publishers sounded like just the thing to read. The story takes place with a… Continue reading Netgalley Review + Novella: Chili Cauldron Curse

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Arc Review: The Girl in Red

Title: The Girl in Red Author: Christina Henry Series: Standalone? Genre: Adult Fiction, Fantasy Page Count: 300 Publisher: Berkeley Type of Book: Arc, Physical Copy, Paperback Received: Publisher Review Word Count: 500 Rated: 4/5 Notes: Delightful! I’ve been meaning to try Christina Henry for a while, since I first heard of her through CodiesBookCorner on… Continue reading Arc Review: The Girl in Red

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Book Review: Unpopular Opinion

Title: We Hunt the Flame Author: Hafsah Faizal Series: Book One Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux Page Count: 500 Status: DNF’d at 35/40% Type of Book: Hardback, New Release Received: Library Rated: 2.5 stars rounded up to 3/5 stars Notes: Unpopular Opinion-this book was not meant for one such as me. I really… Continue reading Book Review: Unpopular Opinion

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Book Review: Small Spaces

Title: Small Spaces Author: Katherine Arden Series: Stand Alone Genre: Middle Grade, Fantasy Publisher: Page Count: 200 Type of Book: Hardback Received: Library Loan Rated: 4/5 stars Notes: Warning for some bullying throughout the book, theft of a book, and the main characters mother has died and she’s dealing with it. Small Spaces was a… Continue reading Book Review: Small Spaces

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New Release Review: Once and Future

Title: Once and Future Author: Amy Rose Capetta + Cori McCarthy Series: Book 1 Genre: Fantasy, Science Fiction Publisher: Hatchett Page Count: 400 Type of Book: Hardback, New Release Received: Library Rated: 5/5 stars Review Word Count: 500 Notes: Read for the “Ancient Runes” category of my O.W.L. Exams/Read-a-Thon, for in Ancient Runes you were… Continue reading New Release Review: Once and Future

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1st Promo Post: The Beast’s Heart

Greetings all, Today dawns snow and ice on the ground and the beginning of changes here on my blog. I mentioned in my January stats post that I wanted to do more than just book reviews this year. I wanted to do promo posts for books I love, author interviews, guest bloggers. This is all… Continue reading 1st Promo Post: The Beast’s Heart

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Book Review: The Belgariad Series

  Title: Pawn of Prophecy/Queen of Sorcery Author: David Eddings Series: Yes Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Page Count: 600 (300 respectively for both first books) Review Word Count: 1000 Type of Book: Paperback Received: I honestly don’t remember, I’ve had these books for years Rated: 5/5 stars Notes: Read for 24in48, which starts tomorrow!   I… Continue reading Book Review: The Belgariad Series