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Halloween Spooky Reads

The nights are starting to draw in, and it is currently blowing a gale outside which are perfect reading conditions. It is also the middle of October and the bewitching hour is nearly upon us which got me to thinking about spooky books.

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Pink and Dizzy - New Site

I’ve finally set up my new website as I’ve been posting my reviews up until now over on my academic site. That wasn’t very appropriate, especially when I was reviewing Tracy Lorraine’s books that have very racy covers of hunky naked men on the cover!

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24 Books Under £1 Challenge - DONE!

So I’ve just finished the 24 book challenge of books £1 or under from Amazon! I can’t believe how quickly I have read them; it’s crazy, I’m like a machine! What is even more crazy is all the new authors I am discovering along the way! I have read some fantastic books in that batch (and some real duds too!) My TBR list has exploded with my new found authors back catalogue of books!

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Next Reading Challenge

24 Books either free from Amazon Kindle or costing £1 or under! I’ve almost finished my two reading challenges and even though I have a list of books that I would like to read I don’t want to rush through them especially with the speed I’ve been reading this year! With my holiday fast approaching I started to think about what other books I could read and started to look around for new authors. I found a number of kindle books on Amazon that were either free or that were under £1, so I decided they would make an excellent new reading challenge! So I have a list of 24 books (because for some reason I tend to read books in sets of 12) that met that criteria:

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What next for reading?

I'm running out of books to read! I’m coming to the end of the two reading challenges that I’d set myself; I only have four books left to read! I’ve been super speedy as I never expected to have them done this soon in the year so I need to start thinking of other books to read to keep me occupied so my blog posts of books might start veering off list for a little while.

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Reading Challenge 2018

I have been doing a reading challenge for the past two years, and this year I have decided to keep a blog about each of the books, as I find that as time goes on, I forget about how I feel about books that I have read. So I thought keeping a log about them would be a nice reminder. The list I get is from another blogger called the Modern Mrs Darcey, the link can be found here http://modernmrsdarcy.com/reading-challenge-2018/, and it really makes you step out of your usual comfort zone of books that you would typically read. Over the last two years, I have discovered a couple of new authors by doing the challenge and found that the books that I would have expected to hate were, in fact, the ones I enjoyed the most!