03 9 / 2014

WWW Wednesdays is hosted by MizB at Should Be Reading. Click on the image to get to her blog!

Welcome to another WWW Wednesday! To participate in WWW Wednesday, you need to answer three questions.

•What are you currently reading?
•What did you recently finish reading?
•What do you think you’ll read next?

Click on the book cover to get to the Goodread’s page for the book.

What are you currently reading?

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I’m just about to start The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August by Claire Northwhich…

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02 9 / 2014

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How did I get it?:
Netgalley- thanks to Hatchette Children’s Books

Synopsis:

For sixth-form student Grace Becker, The 100 Society is more than just a game; it’s an obsession. Having convinced her five friends at Clifton Academy to see it through to the end, Grace will stop at nothing to carry out the rules of the game: tagging 100 locations around the city. With each step closer to the 100-mark…

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02 9 / 2014

carrstairrs:

YA LITERATURE MEME 2/10 SERIES: MARA DYER SERIES by MICHELLE HODKIN

“Thinking something does not make it true.
Wanting something does not make it real.” 

(Source: twelfthx, via living-in-a-library)

02 9 / 2014

Top Ten Book Characters That Would Be Sitting At My Lunch Table

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the lovely The Broke and The Bookish. Each week they come up with a list for us to complete. This week’s list is a back to school theme with Top Ten Book Characters That Would Be Sitting At My Lunch Table. I’ve had to really think about this topic as there are so many characters in books that I LOVE but I’m not sure I’d actually want to sit with them at lunch. You…

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01 9 / 2014

Mini-Review: The Opposite of Love

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How did I get it?:
NetGalley- thanks to Albert Whitman & Company

Synopsis:

Rose is the wild girl nobody really knows. Chase is haunted by his past. Both are self-proclaimed “disappointments,” attracted to each other enough to let down their defenses. When Rose’s strict, adoptive parents forbid the relationship, it only makes things more intense. But Chase can’t hide from his own personal demons,…

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01 9 / 2014

"A little library, growing larger every year, is an honourable part of a man’s history. It is a man’s duty to have books. A library is not a luxury, but one of the necessaries of life."

Henry Ward Beecher (via prettybooks)

(Source: maaaren, via molliekatie)

01 9 / 2014

It’s Not Summer Without You

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How did I get it?:
It was a gift from my ex-colleagues!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Burn For Burn
Fire With Fire
To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before
The Summer I Turned Pretty

Synopsis:

Can summer be truly summer without Cousins Beach?

It used to be that Belly counted the days until summer, until she was back at Cousins Beach with Conrad and Jeremiah. But not this year. Not after Susannah…

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31 8 / 2014

(Source: bookishwave, via abookblog)

31 8 / 2014

This Book Is Gay by James Dawson @HotKeyBooks

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How did I get it?:
I received it from Hot Key Books in exchange for a honest review!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Hollow Pike
Cruel Summer
Say Her Name

Synopsis:

Former PSHCE teacher and acclaimed YA author James Dawson gives an uncensored look at what it’s like to grow up as LGBT. Including testimonials from people ‘across the spectrum’, this inclusive book explores everything anyone…

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30 8 / 2014

Stacking The Shelves #84

Click on the image to take you to Tynga's blog to learn more! (Opens in same window)

Click on the image to take you to Tynga’s blog to learn more! (Opens in same window)

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you’re adding to your shelves, be it buying or borrowing. From ‘real’ books you’ve purchased, a book you’ve borrowed, a book you’ve been given or an e-book they can all be shared!

As ever, click on the book Image to get to the Goodread’s page!

Bought:

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