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My February 2017 TBR


February has dawned, damp and grey, so here’s my TBR list to help cheer you up. It includes this month’s book for my British Books Challenge (BBC) and the book selected by my Book Club along with some others from my shelf & Kindle backlog! Books that count toward my BBC will be highlighted in… Continue reading My February 2017 TBR

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The Death House ~ Book Review


The Death House by Sarah Pinborough Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: February 26th 2015, Gollancz Edition: Hardback Length: 288 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: YA Fiction, Horror, Science Fiction, Dystopia Where Did I Get It? I borrowed it from Liberty’s library! Blurb: Toby’s life was perfectly normal… until it was unravelled by something as… Continue reading The Death House ~ Book Review

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Tidbit Tuesday – The Death House


‘Sometimes I think of the sanitorium as some awful creature that feeds on us. In some ways, that’s preferable to the empty unknown.’ – Chapter Five, Page 30 The Death House by Sarah Pinborough Toby’s life was perfectly normal… until it was unravelled by something as simple as a blood test. Taken from his family,… Continue reading Tidbit Tuesday – The Death House

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13 Minutes ~ Book Review


13 Minutes by Sarah Pinborough Illustrated by: N/A Series: N/A Published: February 18th 2016, Gollancz Edition: Paperback Length: 405 pages Narrated By: N/A Genre: YA Fiction, Contemporary, Horror, Thriller, Mystery Where Did I Get It? I was kindly sent a copy to review after getting all excited about the YALC sampler! Blurb: I was dead… Continue reading 13 Minutes ~ Book Review

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My January 2017 TBR


The first month of a new year can only mean one thing – a new reading goal! In 2017 I am going to try to read 52 books – one a week on average. This 52 is going to include my British Books Challenge (BBC) reads and the books selected by my Book Club throughout… Continue reading My January 2017 TBR

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My Top 10 Reads of 2016


It’s almost the end of 2016 and what a year it has been. I’m not going to lie and pretend it has been anything but awful, but that doesn’t mean that there haven’t been good times in between all the rubbish. Quite a lot of the good times for me have been book related –… Continue reading My Top 10 Reads of 2016

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YA Sampler Reactions: Volume 5


Yup, still going with these between all my other books. I did mention that I got LOTS of stuff for my ticket price at YALC in July, right? 😉 The Hatching by Ezekiel Boone Blurb: Deep in the jungle of Peru, a black, skittering mass devours an American tourist party whole. FBI agent Mike Rich… Continue reading YA Sampler Reactions: Volume 5