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Month: October 2018

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The Year in Non Fiction

It’s nearly November, that means it’s time for Nonfiction November! This week’s prompt is hosted by Kim @ Sophisticated Dorkiness . What was your favourite nonfiction read of the year? Angela Saini’s Inferior was a fascinating look at the bias at work in science, specifically…

Comics

Quickie Reviews

For those that don’t know, Saga is on hiatus and we have no idea how long we have to wait for the story to continue. Saga volume 9 kept being touted as about fake news and I’m not sure I really got that. It did…

Non-Fiction

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told

Megan Mullally and Nick Offerman are my favourite celebrity couple. I don’t really have favourite celebrity couples so that’s saying something. Their joint biography is made to be listened to. I’m not really sure how it would work in print, because it’s very conversational and…

Fantasy

Rituals

Rituals is the final book in Kelley Armstrong’s Cainsville series so this review may contain spoilers for the previous books. I loved the original premise of Cainsville and the first instalment, Omens, but this series has lost its way a little over the last few…

Readathon

#Readathon Wrap-Up

Local time: 13:00 Hours spent reading: 15 Pages read since last update: 684 Total pages: 1312 Total books: 4 Currently reading: Tamed by Alice Roberts Books read: The Extinction Trials by S.M. Wilson, On a Sunbeam by Tillie Walden, Planetfall by Emma Newman + Monstress:…

Readathon

#readathon: hour thirteen

Local time: 01:00 Hours spent reading: 10 Pages read since last update: 216 Total pages: 628 Total books: 2 Currently reading: The Extinction Trials by S.M. Wilson Books read: Planetfall by Emma Newman + Monstress: Haven by Majorie Liu + Sana Takeda I had loads…

Readathon

#readathon: hour nine

Local time: 21:00 Hours spent reading: 7 Pages read since last update: 224 Total pages: 412 Total books: 2 Currently reading: The Extinction Trials by S.M. Wilson Books read: Planetfall by Emma Newman + Monstress: Haven by Majorie Liu + Sana Takeda I am half…

Readathon

#readathon: hour five

Local time: 17:00 Hours spent reading: 4 Pages read since last update: 188 Total pages: 188 Total books: 1 Books read: Planetfall by Emma Newman First book down! I tried to get Scully to cooperate for a book and pet photo but in every photo…

Readathon

Get ready to #readathon

Local start time: 13:00 Total pages: 0 Total books: 0 Starting book: Planetfall by Emma Newman I think it’s the first time I’ve not made sure I’m starting a new book on readathon day. I’m half way through Planetfall so I’m going to finish it…