20 8 / 2014

"One glance at a book and you hear the voice of another person, perhaps someone dead for 1,000 years. To read is to voyage through time."

Carl Sagan (via maxkirin)

(via booksandhotchocolate)

20 8 / 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 about a hundred pages away from finishing Replica by Jack Heath. It’s a very…

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19 8 / 2014

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99% of people won’t reblog this because they think it’ll make their blog look as shitty as their heart.

(Source: fl-u-me, via living-in-a-library)

19 8 / 2014

Top Ten Books People Have Been Telling You That You MUST Read

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Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s list is Top Ten Books People Have Been Telling You That You MUST Read. It was hard to keep it to ten!

Click on the book image for the Goodread’s page!

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Most of these books have been recommended by either my sister Beth, Luna, my non-blogger but avid reader friend Rachel, Jimand others are just intriguing…

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18 8 / 2014

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The future will erase everything - there’s no level of fame or genius that allows you to transcend oblivion. The infinite future makes that kind of mattering impossible.

But there’s another way. There are stories.

"

John Green, “An Abundance of Katherines” (via bibliophilefiles)

18 8 / 2014

Welcome Caller, This Is Chloe

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How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Previously reviewed by the same author:
Goodbye Rebel Blue

Synopsis:

Big hearted Chloe Camden is the queen of her universe and loved by all until winter break of her junior year. That’s when her BF shreds her reputation and her school counsellor axes her junior independent study project. Forced to take on a “more meaningful” project in order to pass her junior year,…

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17 8 / 2014

Get to know me a bit better…55 (!) Bookish questions!

Something a bit different today! I noticed this bookish questions post on Shannon’s blog and decided to answer the questions so you can all know a little bit more about me!

Get to know me a bit better…55 (!) Bookish questions!

Something a bit different today! I noticed this bookish questions post on Shannon’s blog and decided to answer the questions so you can all know a little bit more about me!

16 8 / 2014

My review of Solitaire by @AliceOseman

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How did I get it?:
Received at YALC for review consideration!

Synopsis:

In case you’re wondering, this is not a love story.

My name is Tori Spring. I like to sleep and I like to blog. Last year – before all that stuff with Charlie and before I had to face the harsh realities of A-Levels and university applications and the fact that one day I really will have to start talking to people – I had…

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15 8 / 2014

The Edge of Falling

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How did I get it?:
I bought it at Storytellers Inc!

Synopsis:

Growing up in privileged, Manhattan social circles, Caggie’s life should be perfect, and it almost was until the day that her younger sister drowned when Caggie was supposed to be watching her. Stricken by grief, Caggie pulls away from her friends and family, only to have everyone misinterpret a crucial moment when she supposedly…

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14 8 / 2014

To Be A Cat

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How did I get it?:
I bought it!

Previously read by the same author:
Echo Boy

Synopsis:

Barney Willow’s life couldn’t get any worse. He’s weedy, with sticky-out ears. Horrible Gavin Needle loves tormenting him – Barney has no idea why. And headteacher-from-hell Miss Whipmire seems determined to make every second of Barney’s existence a complete misery! Worst of all, Dad has been missing for almost…

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