Books

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MONTHLY READING REVIEW #3 | MARCH

I’m posting my March reading review in May, because I’m a terrible blogger. I could sit here and bore you with all the reasons why I haven’t posted a single blog post in over six…

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MONTHLY READING REVIEW #2 | FEBRUARY

February has been a big month of reading and, in particular, of fiction, which is something I thought would happen (as mentioned in my January monthly reading review) after rekindling my love of fiction last…

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What I’m Currently Reading #1

In a very short period of time I’ve gone from being someone who reads one book at a time to someone who reads multiple books at a time. I don’t like it, and, beyond one…

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10 books I should have read by now (but I haven’t)

This is such a shameful list. Like, there are some books on this list that I’m truly embarrassed to have not read. I probably wouldn’t even admit some of these to you face to face.…

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The Power of Nora

One of my earliest non-children’s film memories is of Meg Ryan standing at the observation deck of the Empire State Building holding a backpack and a teddy bear. My mum was sitting next to me on…

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The Stella Prize 2016 longlist cover love

Earlier tonight the longlist for the 2016 Stella Prize was announced. It’s a brilliant list that leans heavily towards fiction, with 11 of the 12 longlisted titles fiction of some format (including novel, novella, and…

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I’m Travelling Alone by Samuel Bjørk | Audiobook Review

Listening to a crime novel as an audiobook is a bit of a risk. More often than not if I’m reading a crime or thriller novel, I’ll flip back to previous chapters at least once…

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Why I listen to audiobooks, and you should too

I enjoyed listening to podcasts. A friend recommended the Pocket Casts app and it completely changed the way I listen to podcasts (it’s far more stable than the iOS standard app). And then I realised…

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