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January Wrap Up

February 27, 2020
January 2020 Wrap Up

It seems to be a recurring theme that over January I always read a tonne of books. I'm not sure if it's the post assignment joy or the desperation to get ahead on the Goodreads goal. Either way, it works. This month I read a real variety of books both in format, genre and most definitely found some new favourites. I didn't know what to expect from a…

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The Foundling* Blog Tour

February 6, 2020
The Foundling* by Stacey Halls

As always, I'd like to thank Tracy Fenton and Zaffre Books for inviting me to take part in this tour.  Historical Fiction is a genre I rarely dip my toe into, I probably read it even less than crime or thrillers. However, I purchased Stacey Halls' The Familiars as I loved the premise (still haven't read it mind) and then received a proof of her newest book, The…

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October Wrap Up

December 11, 2019
October Wrap Up

I promise that come May my Wrap Up's will be on time! That's when I finish my final year of uni. Scary to think it's not all that long off. Anyway, here's my October Wrap Up. I certainly read an awful lot this month and it was so diverse. From Shakespeare to picture books. I loved a lot of what I read...others not so much. November wasn't a…

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The Lost Ten* Blog Tour

October 28, 2019
The Lost Ten* by Harry Sidebottom

Firstly, a huge thank you to Zaffre and Compulsive Readers for having me on this blog tour. I have a confession, agreeing to this tour scared me. I have never read a historical fiction book, nevermind one heavily entrenched within the military genre. However, I've loved Greek and Roman history for as long as I can remember. I studied it in college and have been independently researching whenever…