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25 Book Quotes that Speak Out to Me

Recently while looking through my stuff, I came upon a few old notebooks of mine filled with numerous quotes that I have jotted down over the years. I sat there, reading my messy cursive handwriting (I now know why you always scolded me for my writing, mom) for hours. While a lot of these quotes… Continue reading 25 Book Quotes that Speak Out to Me

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First five(ish) books I’d buy if I were building my personal library from scratch

I've always dreamed of a big, ceiling high library of my own, filled with books with beautiful bindings and soft pages filled with the most amazing tales. I have imagined sitting in this beautiful library on a comfortable chair, my TARDIS blanket wrapped cozily around me, traveling through all of time and space with my… Continue reading First five(ish) books I’d buy if I were building my personal library from scratch

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The Library Book by Susan Orlean | Book Review

PUBLISHING DATE: 16th October 2018 PUBLISHER: Simon Schuster ISBN: 1476740186 On 29th April 1986, a disastrous fire broke out in the Los Angeles Public Library, reducing four hundred thousand books to ash and destroying another seven hundred thousand. This fire, that burned for around seven hours, brings chills down any book lover's spine. I admit,… Continue reading The Library Book by Susan Orlean | Book Review

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Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman | Book Review

PUBLISHING DATE: 9th May 2017 PUBLISHER: Viking - Pamela Dorman Books ISBN: 0735220689 Sometimes you hear so much praise for a book, that you are scared if it'll live up to the high expectations. Well, I'm happy to announce that this book is as good as they say it is. Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine.… Continue reading Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman | Book Review