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Books Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Classics I Wish Had Modern Adaptations

September 19, 2018
Top 5 Wednesday

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is: Classics I Wish Had Modern Adaptations I think a completely modern adaptation of this would be fantastic if harrowing. I'm not talking like a BBC drama but a…

Books Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Freebie – Required Reading

August 17, 2018
Top 5 Wednesday

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is: Freebie - Required Reading  I loved my first foray into Austen's work. Emma was such a fun character to read about and one that transcends time. Every one knows…

Books Wrap Ups

October Wrap Up

December 24, 2017

Yes I know it's almost 2018...I'm still catching up, okay? Between Uni and work I've been snatching time to blog.  I was surprised by how much I liked this. In my review, and most of the manga reviews I have, I mention that I tend to be drawn towards the darker stories, like Attack on Titan or Tokyo Ghoul. But I really enjoyed Demon Love Spell. It's a…

Adult Fiction Books Reviews

Evelina by Frances Burney

November 21, 2017

If you think back a few posts you might recall my slight tirade about Moll Flanders and its lack of chapters... Evelina also doesn't have chapters. Instead, it's written in letter form. A 'chapter' can be half a page or in some cases ten pages long. This I enjoyed far more than Moll simply because I could set a goal that wasn't "finish the novel" I was able…