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WWW Wednesday – what have you been reading lately?

WWW Wednesday is a meme led by Sam at Taking on a World of Words. I've always loved this meme, so thank you Sam for keeping it alive! If you want to take part, just answer the following three questions: • What are you currently reading? • What did you recently finish reading? • What… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – what have you been reading lately?

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Spooky, fun and freaky – 3 books to help your Halloween withdrawal symptoms

Still kind of wishing it was still Halloween? Here's a couple of books to keep this autumnal holiday alive! I've not read much spooky fiction lately - I've been too busy freaking myself out with non-fiction about the current state of the world. But when I unexpectedly got approved for 2 ARCs on NetGalley, and… Continue reading Spooky, fun and freaky – 3 books to help your Halloween withdrawal symptoms

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24 in 48 readathon – my weekend in books

Did you take part in the #24in48 readathon this weekend? I didn't manage 24 hours (not even close), but I really enjoyed taking part! The 24 in 48 readathon is my kind of reading challenge - the aim is to read for 24 hours in a 48 hour period. The creator and host, Rachel, holds… Continue reading 24 in 48 readathon – my weekend in books

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The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry – 3 minute review

I love the quote at the beginning of this book from Michel de Montaigne: If you press me to say why I loved him, I can say no more than because he was he, and I was I. It sums up the relationship between Cora Seaborne, a recently widowed woman from London, and William Ransome,… Continue reading The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry – 3 minute review

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Why have kids? 3 books that helped me solve “the baby dilemma”

I haven't always been enamoured with the idea of having kids and, to be honest, I'm still not sure I am! But when the topic came to the forefront, I did what I always do - I looked to books for guidance! I had a lot of concerns when my husband and I first had our… Continue reading Why have kids? 3 books that helped me solve “the baby dilemma”

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What I’m reading and why I’ve been away so long…

After two months of no blogging, I'm finally sitting down to write! One of my resolutions for this year was to write on this blog more regularly, and I fell flat on my face with this one for the last two months! I've barely read anything, and I certainly was in no mood to blog… Continue reading What I’m reading and why I’ve been away so long…