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Friday Reads: Come Tumbling Down

Come Tumbling Down (Wayward Children #5) by Seanan McGuire (fantasy) Summary: When Jack left Eleanor West's School for Wayward Children she was carrying the body of her deliciously deranged sister — whom she had recently murdered in a fit of righteous justice — back to their home on the Moors. But death in their adopted… Continue reading Friday Reads: Come Tumbling Down

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Discworld Read-A-Long 2019: Wrap-Up and Winner

Happy January! Now that there's been time for everyone to get in their 2019 Discworld reviews, it's time to figure out who won the goodie bag! My Discworld total count for 2019 was: 9.5 Equal Rites Mort Wyrd Sisters The Wee Free Men Soul Music Guards! Guards! Witches Abroad Lords and Ladies Reaper Man still… Continue reading Discworld Read-A-Long 2019: Wrap-Up and Winner

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Friday Reads: East

East (East #1) by Edith Pattou (YA fantasy, fairy tale retelling) Goodreads Summary: Rose has always felt out of place in her family, a wanderer in a bunch of homebodies. So when an enormous white bear mysteriously shows up and asks her to come away with him--in exchange for health and prosperity for her ailing… Continue reading Friday Reads: East

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Wrap-up: 19 for ’19 goals

Believe it or not, it's a new year. I don't know where 2019 went — but it's probably the same place 2018 went a year ago. Not that it feels like it's been a full year since I set myself these 19 challenges for 2019. One quick note: since the POPSUGAR 2019 Reading Challenge wasn't… Continue reading Wrap-up: 19 for ’19 goals

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Friday Reads: December 2019 Wrap-Up

So, there are still a handful of days left in December, but I'm doing my wrap-up post now anyway. Any books that I read between now and the 31st can get included in my 2019 Reading Wrap-Up. I gifted several graphic novels and picture books for Christmas this year, and wanted to read them before… Continue reading Friday Reads: December 2019 Wrap-Up

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Discworld Read-A-Long 2019: December Recap

This is the last monthly recap for the 2019 Discworld Read-A-Long! I've had fun with it, and hope you have too. Please note: you have until 10 January 2020 to get your 2019 Discworld reviews written and linked to my Read-A-Long posts in order to be eligible to win the fun swag bag I've put… Continue reading Discworld Read-A-Long 2019: December Recap

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Triwizard Tournament Readathon Wrap-Up

Today is the Yule Ball! So that means it's time to catch up on my progress for the Triwizard Tournament Readathon. Triwizard Tournament Readathon Wrap-Up (The official site is here, and they're @triwizardathon on Twitter and use the hashtag #triwizardreadathon.) For task one, I read Prince Caspian for the dragon (Swedish Short Snout), and Pumpkinheads for the method of defeating… Continue reading Triwizard Tournament Readathon Wrap-Up

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Friday Reads: November 2019 Wrap-Up

I ended up reading more books in November than I'd really been counting on, since this month was also NaNo. It does help that a lot of these books are shorter ones, though. The Forward Collection, for example, are more short story length (or novellas at best) and so they bump up the book count… Continue reading Friday Reads: November 2019 Wrap-Up