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Lookin’ Up Some London Indie Bookstores

I've lived in London now for a year and a half and haven't visited nearly as many libraries and independent book stores as I should have. Don't get me wrong, I've spent a lot of time in Waterstones, but they are everywhere and it's not the same as having a good nose around an indie bookstore. This… Continue reading Lookin’ Up Some London Indie Bookstores

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What’s on the TBR pile this week?

You know when you've waited for a book to come out for ages? You've pre-ordered it, you've gazed lovingly at the "thank you for purchasing page" for a while, and then you sulk when you remember you've got weeks or even months until you can hold it? My wait was finally over last week! I… Continue reading What’s on the TBR pile this week?

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Reading to Escape

I got three new books this week and they're gorgeous. Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 20th Anniversary Edition (Ravenclaw Edition) by J.K. Rowling and, one I just couldn't wait to get, The Rise of Kyoshi by F.C. Yee and Michael Dante Dimartino. The Harry Potter and Kyoshi books are both hardback and y'all know how… Continue reading Reading to Escape

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Showing off my UF merch Vol. II

For ages, I've wanted to order a few fandom boxes. You know, the ones you pay for monthly and you get an amazing bundle of goodies as often as you get your paycheque. Alas, London is an expensive place and they are just out of my reach. But that doesn't mean I don't pick up… Continue reading Showing off my UF merch Vol. II

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What’s on the TBR pile this week?

I love reading indie books. When I'm reading a good indie book, it's a great feeling knowing that I get to read something that thirty years ago might never have made it in front of people. Because publishers only have so many spaces to fill. It's a sad reality. So while I'm really enjoying the… Continue reading What’s on the TBR pile this week?