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Top 5 Wednesday: Books For Your Hogwarts House

Top 5 Wednesday: Books For Your Hogwarts House

I used to be a Hufflepuff but last year I took the new Pottermore test and I got Ravenclaw. There was a lot of commotion surrounding that new test but to me, it was perfect. Hufflepuff is the person I used to be. I made decisions based on how it made me feel, I was extreeeeemely loyal. Now, I’m still those things but I’ve learned a lot, I have become wiser over the years. Not everyone deserves my loyalty. I’m…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Authors You Want to Read More From

Top 5 Wednesday: Authors You Want to Read More From

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey and is hosted by Samantha. All information can be found here. This week we talk a little about the authors we want to read more from. I don’t really have favorite authors and I always look at their work one book at a time but there are some that I’d be more inclined to read more from. Let’s go! Naomi Novik I’ve read Uprooted and really liked it. I’m considering picking up the…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Books That Would Make Good Video Games

Top 5 Wednesday: Books That Would Make Good Video Games

Top 5 Wednesday was created by Lainey and is hosted by Samantha. The Passage – Justin Cronin North America is unrecognizable, a wasteland. Forty million infected humans, known as virals, stalk the continent. In a fortified mountain compound in Southern California, a handful of human survivors—descendants of children evacuated from the city of Philadelphia in the last days of the epidemic—somehow carry on. It has been years since the citizens of First Colony have seen anyone from the outside world;…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Books to get you out of a reading slump

Top 5 Wednesday: Books to get you out of a reading slump

Reading slumps are the worst!! I’m in the middle of one right now. I guess I’m just looking for the right book to get things moving again. If you’re in a reading slump, here are some books to help you out. Carry On – Rainbow Rowell You need something sweeter than sweet? Read Carry On by Rainbow Rowell. This story made me smile so much my face hurt. High-Rise – J.G. Ballard Want something thrilling? I read this book in…

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Blogmas day 15: Review Uprooted – Naomi Novik

Blogmas day 15: Review Uprooted – Naomi Novik

“Our Dragon doesn’t eat the girls he takes, no matter what stories they tell outside our valley. We hear them sometimes, from travelers passing through. They talk as though we were doing human sacrifice, and he were a real dragon. Of course that’s not true: he may be a wizard and immortal, but he’s still a man, and our fathers would band together and kill him if he wanted to eat one of us every ten years. He protects us…

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