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My 2021 Bookish (and not so Bookish) Goals

Wow, we are finally finished with 2020, and now we get to start it all over again. I’m back again with my bookish and not so bookish goals. They’re going to be very similar to the goals I had in 2020, since 2020 was quite a mess of a year.

My 2020 Bookish (and not so Bookish) Goals

Now that we are a day into 2020, I have a list of my bookish and not so bookish goals for the year. I want to be able to look back on this and see if I was able to actually accomplish any of these. I won’t be upset if

Book Review: The Grace Year

Author: Kim Liggett Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Page Count: 404 Date Started: December 4th Date Finished: Spoilers?: Yes. Sort of? A Brief Description SURVIVE THE YEAR. No one speaks of the grace year. It’s forbidden. In Garner County, girls are told they have the power to lure grown men from

Book Review: Fountains of Silence

Author: Ruta Sepetys Genre: Historical Fiction Page Count: 475 Date Started: December 1st Date Finished: December 4th A Brief Description A portrait of love, silence, and secrets under a Spanish dictatorship. Madrid, 1957. Under the fascist dictatorship of General Francisco Franco, Spain is hiding a dark secret. Meanwhile, tourists and

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam over on Taking on a World of Words. The idea is pretty simple, every week you dedicate a post to the three W’s: What are you currently reading? What have you just finished reading? What are you going to read next? What

Tropes I Dislike

I’ve posted on my blog previous about tropes I love so I figured it was time to talk about some of the ones I dislike. I should add a disclaimer here and say that just because I dislike these does not mean that you can’t love them. I just want

Book Review: The Final Empire

Author: Brandon Sanderson Genre: Fantasy Page Count: Date Started: September 14th Date Finished: September 28th A Brief Description In a world where ash falls from the sky, and mist dominates the night, an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life. The future of the empire rests on the shoulders

October: To Be Read

It’s finally October! This is the perfect time to read some spooky books and thrillers! I had a busy month last month in September, and I don’t think that it’s going to let up any time soon, but I still have an extremely ambitious TBR. I know that school is

WWW Wednesday- September 25th, 2019

This meme was formerly hosted by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and revived here on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three questions below and leave a link to your post in the comments for others to look at. The Three Ws are: What are you currently reading?What did you

Book Review: Darkdawn

Author: Jay Kristoff Genre: Adult Fantasy Page Count: 478 Date Started: 9/3/2019 Date Finished: 9/8/2019 Spoilers? YES. Steer clear if you don’t want to be spoiled A Brief Description This is the third book in the Nevernight Chronicles series. There WILL be spoilers ahead. Tread with caution, gentlefriends. A ruthless

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