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A Lazy Sunday.

17 December, 2017

University is over and for two weeks the holidays are in full bloom. Of course there’s so much to work on regarding projects and studying for exams that it doesn’t even feel like free time. I’ve been more invested than ever in certain social subjects like feminism and trangender issues and listening to a lot […]

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Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

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The Gods Lie by Kaori Ozaki

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  Book: The Gods Lie (manga) Authors: Kaori Ozaki Genre: Young Adult, Manga; Pages: 216 pages Format: Paperback Goodreads rating: 4.16 My ratings: 3 stars Online Store: Bookdepository My Review (Spoiler Free): A few weeks ago my love for manga finally came back after months of not reading any graphic novels so I went a bit crazy and ordered some cool standalones. This […]

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Witch Child by Celia Rees

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To all the boys I’ve loved before by Jenny Han

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The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton

  Book: The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender Authors: Leslye Walton Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Magical Realism; Pages: 301 pages Format: Hardback Goodreads rating: 4.12 My ratings: 4 stars Online Store: Bookdepository My Review (Spoiler Free): Every time I went to choose a book from my shelf I looked at this one and never felt drawn to it. It looked to […]

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The Marriage Lie by Kimberly Belle

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The Long Earth by Terry Pratchett & Stephen Baxter

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The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson | Spoiler Free Review

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