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Circe by Madeline Miller: Review

“In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child—not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of mortals for companionship, she discovers that she does possess power—the power of witchcraft, which can transform […]

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Monday Schedule: 16/9 – 22/9

Back to the grind this week! My week off in Iceland was a much needed break, but now I’ve got to hit the ground running with this blog and with my jobs. Monday 16/9 Drafting blog posts and reviews Continuing Deerbrook with anticipated completion later this week Tuesday 17/9 Circe Review will be posted Wednesday […]

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Review: Awakened, House of Night series #8

Awakened is the eighth book in the House of Night series by PC and Kristin Cast. This review may contain spoilers for the previous seven books. If you would like a review of the series as a whole, please see my post here. First Thoughts I started reading the House of Night series when it […]

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Autumn Tag

This tag was started by Jenn, and you should check out her original post here! Thanks so much for making these questions, Jenn, I loved reading them! I won’t be directly tagging anyone since this is a pre-scheduled post and I don’t want to accidentally tag someone who’s already done it. But definitely try this […]

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Series Reviews

The Fairy Tale Enchantress: Series Thus Far

The Fairy Tale Enchantress series, as I’ve mentioned before in my posts about Curse of Magic and KM Shea, is the third series set in Shea’s fairytale world. The third book, Reign of Magic, is set for release next month and it’s safe to say I’m excited! I fully plan to do a full review […]

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Ebooks, yay or nay?

I used to be a purist. When I was about fourteen, my godparents gave me a Kindle for Christmas and after I politely thanked them, I put it away and forgot I owned it for a year. I used it only sparingly for several years and only really started using its full potential last year. […]

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The author who got me back into reading…

I started reading at an unusually young age and I frankly didn’t stop for a long time. As a kid, my family didn’t have cable TV, and we didn’t have an extensive collection of VHS or DVDs. I managed to hit some major popular culture moments, but usually only after I’d missed out on the […]

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Deerbrook 3/4 Update

The rising action that I could see emerging previously has come to a head! There was actually a very dramatic chapter in which there was stone throwing, lots of arguing, and a burned effigy… There are now two major conflicts in the plot: Hope’s romantic feelings, and Enderby’s. Much of the novel has been concerned […]

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Curse of Magic, Review

In the second book of the Fairy Tale Enchantress series, K.M. Shea follows the adventures of Apprentice Angelique, Enchantress-in-Training, who is left adrift after the kidnap of her instructor Enchanter Evariste. Evariste for his part must resist losing hope as he remains trapped, memories of Angelique keeping him from giving into despair. Warning: Here Be […]

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Monday Schedule: 2/9 – 8/9

Monday 2/9 Starting Nobody’s Duke Doing a lot of drafting (this will continue all week) Continuing Deerbrook and Awakened Tuesday 3/9 Posting review of Curse of Magic by K.M. Shea Wednesday 4/9 Continue reading Deerbrook, Awakened, and Nobody’s Duke Thursday 5/9 3/4 Update on Deerbrook This will be my last active day on social media […]