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Monday Schedules

Monday Schedule: 30/9 – 6/10

This week is a bit hectic, so let’s dive right in. Monday: 30/9 Today one of my goals is to finish The First Girl Child by Amy Harmon so I can jump straight into my Blogtober and Hocus Pocus readathon reads tomorrow morning Otherwise, keep an eye on my twitter and Instagram for more fun […]

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Coffee with Catherine

Hello bookworms! This post will be kind of rambly and may involve some musings, which is actually the point! My goal with this post is to just do a sort of check in on life, blogging, and general stuff. It’s more about getting to know me than about getting to know the books I read. […]

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Saturday Wrap Ups

Saturday Morning Wrap Up 28/9

Overview This week I’ve actually managed to be quite productive here in the blogger world! Mostly this is due to a few unexpectedly canceled work shifts that gave me a bit more free time. I’ve started some exciting books, and I’m making lots of plans for Blogtober! Anyone else participating? What am I reading? Pride […]

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Reviews

Review: Nobody’s Duke by Scarlett Scott

I’m going to be trying out a new review format in this post, please let me know in the comments if you enjoy it! What’s Nobody’s Duke about? Nobody’s Duke by Scarlett Scott is about a Duchess named Ara and a Duke’s bastard son named Clay. Ara’s husband has been killed by Fenians, members of […]

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What Motivates Me

This is the follow up post to yesterday’s on the Liebster Award nomination I received. Part of the rules is that you must make a small post about what motivates you in life, a big question! Because I’m myself, I’ve broken this question down into a couple of sections as follows. Long Term Motivations At […]

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Liebster Award Nomination

Here is where you can find the official information about the Liebster Award I was nominated by Simone at Leafing Through Time, thank you so so much!! The award nominations are for bloggers with under 200 followers, and are designed to help people discover new bloggers and see what’s out there! The Rules: Thank the […]

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Deerbrook, Final Review

Deerbrook by Harriet Martineau is about the neighborhood politics of Deerbrook following the arrival of their new surgeon, Edward Hope. Hope’s new bride, Hester, and her sister Margaret Ibbotson are cousins to a prominent family in the neighborhood, the Greys. This immediately puts them at odds with another prominent family, the Rowlands. Much of the […]

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Flash Reviews

The Sagas and Shit: Flash Review

This book is hilarious, there’s just no way around that The illustrations are adorable, and always relevant It’s clear from various mentions that the author really does understand both medieval and modern Icelandic culture The author reveals himself to be LGBT during one of the sagas, so that’s cool! Altogether, the book is definitely a […]

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Monday Schedules

Monday Schedule 23/9 – 29/9

Happy Monday bookworms! Last week I fell short on a lot of what I planned to do as I took on several extra shifts at work to make up for my missed week. So, this week I’m playing a bit of catch up… Monday: 23/9 Today I’m about halfway through Nobody’s Duke and I hope […]

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Fairy Tale Retellings: A List

Hello fellow bookworms! This post will be exactly what the title says: a list of some of the fairy tale retellings that are out there that I whole-heartedly recommend! My All Time Favorites “I am a beast. A beast. Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new creature who walks upright—a […]