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The Harry Potter Christmas Book Tag

Danni @ ForBooksSake tagged me to take part in this festive tag! I know I’m a little late with this one, but December really got on top of me – I was reading a fair bit but had no time to blog, so I’ve been catching up with everyone’s posts these past few days! I hope you’ll forgive me for extending the Christmas spirit just a little longer…

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2 Stars Reviews

Book Review: The Pisces by Melissa Broder

After breaking up with her boyfriend in a failed bid for more attention and then going on an Ambien-induced doughnut binge, Lucy agrees she needs to time to work on herself (and her PhD thesis that has been unfinished for years). Heading to Venice Beach to spend a summer in her half-sister’s beach side glass-walled house, she spends her days attending group therapy for love addicts and caring for her sister’s baby; a diabetic dog named Dom. But Lucy’s therapy takes a step back when she becomes involved with a mysterious swimmer she meets out on the rocks on night.

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Everything Else

Merry Christmas!

I hope you’re all having a relaxing break over the holidays! I’ve been so busy this month and so I’ve been slacking with my blogging a little, but I’m hoping the restorative vibe of January will help get my butt back into gear and get me blogging again. Anyway, have a wonderful day and enjoy …

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4 Stars Reviews

Book Review: Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

When Richard Mayhew helps a mysterious, bleeding girl he finds on a London pavement, he has no idea that his good deed will change his life forever. He suddenly finds himself invisible to everyone except those from London Below – a community of those that have fallen threw the cracks and live in the shadows of the city, in the sewers and on the roofs.

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Readathons

Magical Readathon: Winter Edition – Part III

We’re halfway through December – yikes! – so the third chapter of Magical Readathon: Winter Edition is open. I got two prompts last week and haven’t completed prompt one yet, but as I said in at Part I, I’m going to read at my own pace and I’ll just finish when I finish 🤷 Let’s see what prompts I get this week!

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Listicles

Six For Sunday: Fireside Reads

Six For Sunday is a weekly blog series created by Steph @ ALittleButALot. Today’s prompt is Fireside Reads, so I’ve picked six books that I think are perfect for curling up by the fire with – long novels that you can really escape into!

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Readathons

Magical Readathon: Winter Edition – Part II

The second Sunday of December has been and gone so that means Chapter 2 of the Magical Readathon: Winter Edition is open! I finished my only read for Chapter 1 on Saturday and I’m ready for my next prompt! I didn’t get to go through the door for Chapter 2 until Monday evening as I went to visit magical Oxford where there was plenty of Harry Potter merchandise in almost every gift shop given that some scenes were filmed there.

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Monthly Updates

Stacking the Shelves: November

Hosted by Tynga’s Reviews and Reading Reality, Stacking the Shelves is a regular feature where I share everything I’ve added to my TBR list in the past month. II only added a handful of books to my TBR this month and most of those I talked about in my New Non-Fiction to my TBR post as part of Non-Fiction November, but I’ll wrap up everything here.

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