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Books Read-a-thon Wrap Ups

OWLs Wrap up

May 2, 2020
OWLs Wrap Up

When it came to fathoming out how to do the April's books read post I wasn't entirely sure what to do. It turns out I read an awful lot this past month. Possibly has something to do with the fact that we're on lockdown so silver linings and all that I guess. This will feature all the books I read for the OWLs because yes, I did read…

Books Reviews Young Adult Fiction

Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman

April 19, 2020
Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman

I remember wholeheartedly loving the Seraphina books when I read them around seven-ish and five-ish years ago. I'm pleasantly surprised with how easy it was to slip back into this world without any real confusion, a testament to Rachel Hartman's worldbuilding skills. Tess of the Road, whilst it's a companion series will greatly benefit from having been read after the Seraphina books. A lot of characters reappear within…

Books Read-a-thon TBR

OWLs TBR

March 29, 2020
OWLs TBR 2020

I've never taken part in the OWLs before but I have in the NEWTs. Both are Read-a-thons hosted by G from Book Roast. The idea is you pick one of the careers she's created based on the world of Harry Potter, there are then subjects you need to 'pass' to qualify for that career. Each subject has a prompt attached to it that helps you pick which book to…

Books Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday: Classes Based on Books/Characters

October 4, 2017

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.  Classes Based on Books/Characters Mythology in general has always been a favourite subject of mine. So who better to teach me about Norse Mythology than the cast from Magnus Chase and the…