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Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton Release Date: 21st January 2017 Rating: ☆ ☆ Goodreads Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their powerful and cruel father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval, the far-away, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show, are over. But this year, Scarlett’s long-dreamt of invitation finally arrives. With the help of  ...

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The Four Star Crisis

I did not realise that the star rating system was something I used so much in my life. I use it for books, films, restaurants, hotels, years (2016 got 0 stars obviously), nightclubs, makeup, I could go on. But recently I’ve been having trouble try to explain myself as to why I’ve  ...

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TOP 5 // WHY NO SEQUEL?

Hello everyone. Hollie is currently on holiday; a holiday filled with books and walking and food and German people. Today comes a scheduled post, so if she doesn’t reply to some of your lovely comments, you should know that the place she’s staying has NO WIFI *crying* This  ...

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TOP 5 // FAVE POSTS

I mean, isn’t blogging all about tooting your own horn a little? This week on Top 5 Wednesday we’re asked to pick 5 of our OWN favourite posts and talk about why they are. Being proud of your writing and your work can sometimes be hard to feel; you are your biggest critic, and  ...

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