September 2017 Wrap-Up

September was an amazing book month! There were so many fantastic new releases and I read some incredible books too! Plus, we’re getting into fall which is my favorite time of the year. So here’s a look back at what my month looked like! Continue reading

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There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins

There's Someone Inside Your HouseTitle: There’s Someone Inside Your House

Author: Stephanie Perkins

Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (2.5 Stars)

Release Date: September 26, 2017

Makani wondered why discussing a tragedy – consuming every story about it – was often comforting? Was it because tragedies manifested a sense of community? Here we are, all going through this terrible thing together. Or were tragedies addictive, and the small pleasures that came from them a signal of a deeper problem?

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First Lines Fridays #21

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?

  • Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the first page
  • Copy the first few lines, but don’t give anything else about the book away just yet – you need to hook the reader first
  • Finally… reveal the book!

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WWW Wednesday #15

WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Sam @TakingOnAWorldofWords and was formerly hosted by MizBADailyRhythm and revived here on Taking on a World of Words. Just answer the three question. It’s open to anyone to participate, even without a blog you can comment on Sam’s post with your own answer. It’s a great way to share what you’ve been reading! All you have to do is answer three questions and share a link to your blog in the comments of Sam’s blog.

THE THREE W’S ARE:

What are you currently reading?

What did you recently finish reading?

What do you think you’ll read next?

As always, click the book’s title to go to the Goodreads page!

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Top 5 Wednesday | Tumblr Made Me Read It

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly challenge for book bloggers, vloggers, and book lovers, hosted by Lainey and Sam. The goal is to choose their top 5 picks for the week’s given challenge. Find out more on the  Goodreads group page!

This week’s Top 5 Wednesday topic is books that you picked up because of a social media platform. If you didn’t know, I have a booklr, Life of a Literary Nerd,  where I do edits and stuff. I started it because I saw so many fantastic edits for books, that made me want to pick them up. So I’m going to share 5 books that I read because I saw edits on tumblr! Continue reading

Replica by Lauren Oliver

Replica (Replica, #1)Title: Replica (Replica #1)

Author: Lauren Oliver

Rating:  ★★★★☆ (4.5 Stars)

Release Date: October 4, 2016

“They were born for the first time in their bodies. They were born together. They came together into the world as everyone should – frightened, uncertain, amazed, grateful.
And for them the world was born, too, in all its complexity and strange glory. They had a place in it, at last, and so at least it became theirs to share.”

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