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Top 5 Wednesday: Rainy Day Reads

Ahhhh. Be honest, you made that sound when you read ‘rainy day reads’. Picture this. You’re inside your house, you have a reading nook that looks out onto the beautiful English countryside. It’s pouring with rain; full on large vertical drops of water. It’s pattering against the window like little feet. You have a hot chocolate. There’s a cat purring next to you. And you’re reading these books (in no particular order)… Anna & The French  ...

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Bookish, Reviews

More Than This by Patrick Ness

Publisher: Walker Books Release Date: May 2014 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Plot: A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies. Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive. How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place? As he struggles to understand what  ...

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Monthly Favourites

March Favourites ~

It is time for the sun to shine, for the birds to sing, for the flowers to grow. For my first holiday of the year where I can read and read and maybe do a bit of sight seeing to. I mean, it is raining a lot…still…like it won’t stop. But who cares, when you’re that much  ...

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The Sky Is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

Publisher: Walker Books Release Date: February 2015 Rating: ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ ☆ Goodreads Plot: Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted to centre stage of her own life  ...

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