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The GIF Tag

I love tags so when ohbookish tagged me to do the GIF tag I couldn’t resist. Thank you! Ohbookish has given me ten books that I must respond to with one GIF. 1. The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien I adore the book, but why oh why, did you make it into three films Jackson? But…

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The 25 Days of Bookmas – Day 18!

Day 18 of the 25 Days of Bookmas asks what book would you choose for a long, delayed journey because of the terrible Christmas weather? If I was travelling in the Christmas period it would probably be just on the train to University. I’m very lucky to live quite close to my immediate family, so even…

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The Wrong Knickers by Bryony Gordon

Publisher: Headline ISBN: 9781472210142 Provided by bookbridgr Elle’s review which cites The Wrong Knickers as “the Bridget Jones reboot we were after” is definitely true. And I must admit I’m a little bit in love with Bryony Gordon. Her memoir is explicit yet deliciously playful, and highlights the pressures of being a 20 something journalist in…

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The 25 Days of Bookmas – Day 16!

Day 16 of the 25 Days of Bookmas asks you to name your favourite Christmas chick-lit book. I will be honest, I don’t read a lot of Christmas chick-lit. I always have my ritual Christmas read every year – The Gift by Cecelia Ahern but apart from that I haven’t really ventured out. Last year I…

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The 25 Days of Bookmas – Day 15!

Day 15 of the 25 Days of Bookmas asks you to find a book character that dislikes Christmas and how similar you are to them. Sticking with the Dickensian theme I’ve gone with perhaps the most well-known character that hates Christmas and that’s Ebenezer Scrooge. I would say I’m very little like Ebenezer Scrooge pre ghost…

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2014 End of Year Book Survey

Jamie over at The Perpetual Page Turner created this survey five years ago and now it’s grown in popularity with over 300 bloggers participating last year! This will be the first year that I will participate in it! I hope you do too, and if you do, make sure to let Jamie know over at her…