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19 Books to Read in the Fall

It’s no secret fall is my favourite time of year, as it is for most of us bookworms. The coziness is just ripe for...

Monthly Picks

Monthly Pick – September 2021: The Midnight Bargain

Title: The Midnight Bargain Author: C.L. Polk Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance, Fantasy Page Count: 384 Published by: Erewhon Date Published: October 13, 2020 You can find it here: Amazon, Bookshop.org The...

Reviews

Review: A Lesson In Vengeance

Title: A Lesson In Vengeance Author: Victoria Lee Genre: Young Adult Fantasy, Paranormal Page Count: 369 Published by: Delacorte Press Date Published: August 3, 2021 You...

Buzzy Book Review September 2021: Under the Whispering Door

Title: Under the Whispering Door Author: T. J. Klune Genre: Fantasy Page Count: 384 Published by: Tor Books Date Published: September 21, 2021 You can find it here: Amazon, Bookshop.org Goodreads...

Review: Vita Nostra

Review: If We Were Villains

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Unboxings

Unboxing: OwlCrate August 2021

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