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    Top Ten Fantasy Books

    Good Morning all! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is my Top Ten Favorite Fantasy Books! If you’re new and don’t know much about Top Ten, it was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. I am excited to get into this week’s list! City of Glass by Cassandra Clare Hush Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick Harry Potter and Sorcerers Stone by JK Rolling Obsidian by Jennifer L Armentrout The Iron King by Julie Kagawa Goddess Interrupted by Aimee Carter The Cruel Prince by Holly Black Splintered by AG Howard Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia…

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    Top Ten Reasons I Love Reading

    Welcome back to another edition of Top Ten Tuesday! Today I have the Top Ten Reasons I Love Reading. Reading has most definitely shaped me into the person that I am today. I have made so many friends and joined so many communities (including this one) because of the books I love to read, so I thought I would name ten of the reasons I love reading so much! It allows you to travel to different worlds Reading expands your mind It improves your writing capabilities You can see things from different perspectives You can time travel without leaving your room It brings so many people together Reading helps you…

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    Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

    Today I am reviewing Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo! I have been reading a lot of her books recently and really love them! I actually listened to the audiobook for this story, I haven’t done that in a while and I really enjoyed it with this book!

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    Top Ten Recent Additions to my TBR

    Hello Lovelies, Welcome back to another wonderful Top Ten Tuesday! This week I am doing the Top Ten additions to my TBR! These were the most recent additions to my Goodreads “Want to Read”  shelf. I think the majority of these books are fantasy, actually, all of them are 😂What can I say? I love fantasy! Anyway, I hope to be getting to these books soon! So here they are: Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi All Yours Perfects by Colleen Hoover Rose Blood by AG Howard Brightly Burning by Alexa Donne A Darker Shade of Magic by VE Schwab Carry On by Rainbow Rowell Charming by Jane Washington Stain by…

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    March Wrap Up!

    Good Morning! I am here with my March Wrap Up! I know I have been a bit inconsistent with my monthly wrap-ups but I hope to get back on track! This month I read NINE BOOKS! 4 Ebooks, 4 physical books, and one audiobook! I will have formal reviews coming out for most of these soon I would give you guys just a few sentences summing up my opinion of each of these! Something in the Way by Jessica Hawkins – 3 Stars This book was such a slow burn… and nothing even happened! I really loved the character development. I felt like this book literally just a set up…

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    Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Would ReRead

    Ready for another Top Ten Tuesday? Hello! Today’s Top Ten Tuesday is Books I would ReRead! Have you ever wanted to reread a series again? To recreate that feeling you got when you meet a character for the first time or read a shocking cliffhanger? This is a list of book I want to have the experience of reading again. Because there are so many books/series I want to put on this list, I limited myself to books I have read in the past 10 years! So here you go: The Percy Jackson Series by Rick Riordan The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare The Selection by Kiera Cass Twilight by…

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    Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

    Good Morning All! This week I am reviewing Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff! This was the last book I read in 2018 and was honestly one of the most unique/unconventional books I have ever read. For one thing, it isn’t written in the most traditional book sense. Instead of pages of narration, the book is set up a collection of data logs, interviews, and reports. It is called, after all, The Illuminae Files. The story begins right after an attack on an illegal mining plant called Kerenza. The dialogue goes back and forth between interviews with Kady and Ezra, each telling their version of the events and how…

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    My Process for Writing Reviews

    Hi Guys! Today I thought I would go through my process for writing reviews! I try to start writing reviews as soon as possible after reading the book because then everything is fresher in my mind. If it’s been a while  I either read a summary or skim through the book itself. It usually takes me about 15-20 minutes to write a review which is nice because that means I can just sit down and knock out about five in an hour! This is my general process:   Step One: Read the Books (duh) Once I find a book I am interested in, I read it! While I read I…