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Which Female Superhero Are You?

Which Female Superhero Are You? You got: Rogue Marvel Comics You’ve had more than your share of difficulties in life, but you never let that bring you down too much.

WWW Wednesdays: Week 11

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www_wednesdays4WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Should Be Reading

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

1. What are you currently reading?
2. What did you recently finish reading?
3. What do you think you’ll read next?

I am already taking part in quite a few memes but this one looked like a lot of fun so I couldn’t pass up the chance to take part!

answers1. What are you currently…

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Waiting on Wednesday: I’ll Give You the Sun

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Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that showcases the upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating.

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I’ll Give You the Sun i'll give you the sun

Jude and her brother, Noah, are incredibly close twins. At thirteen, isolated Noah draws constantly and is falling in love with the charismatic boy next door, while daredevil Jude surfs and cliff-dives and wears red-red…

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Top Ten Characters who I’d like to send to the Bog of Eternal Stench

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top ten tuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is:

Top Ten Characters Who I’d Like To Send To The Bog Of Eternal Stench

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There are many, many characters I love in fiction. Some I want as my BFF’s, some I would quite fancy if they existed in real-life, some I just want to wrap into a big cuddle. However, when I come across a character that irritates me to…

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Look at the shiny…favourite LGBT covers

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LGBT Month is hosted by Laura @ Laura Plus Books and Cayce @ Fighting Dreamer.  It runs throughout the month of April and it’s here to celebrate LGBT+ readers, LGBT+ authors and of course LGBT+ books.

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I must admit, I am a sucker for a pretty book cover. Don’t get me wrong – this has not always worked in my favour (Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick I’m looking at you – great cover, the book –…

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Stacking the Shelves: Week 12

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stacking the shelvesStacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews

Here are the rules:

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

  • Participants are to create their own…

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LGBT Favourites: Part 2

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My last post LGBT Favourites: Part 1 detailed some of my all-time favourite LGBT books. As part of LGBT Month (an event hosted by Cayce at Fighting Dreamer and Laura at Laura Plus Books) I wanted to highlight some of the amazing authors/books I read in the last year that really affected me. Some of these books have pride of place in my all-time favourite reads and I wanted to share them with…

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The Friday 56: Suicide Watch

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This is a weekly meme hosted by Freda’s Voice. The rules are as follows:

Grab a book, any book.
Turn to page 56 or 56% in your eReader.
Find any sentence (or a few, just don’t spoil it) that grabs you.
Post it.
Add your URL post in the link on Freda’s most recent Friday 56 post.

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My selection for this week’s Friday 56 is very special to me. I first read it exactly a year ago and I fell in…

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LGBT Challenge - Poetry

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LGBT Month is hosted by Laura @ Laura Plus Books and Cayce @ Fighting Dreamer.  It runs throughout the month of April and it’s here to celebrate LGBT+ readers, LGBT+ authors and of course LGBT+ books.

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We are now entering Week 3 of LGBT Month – how time just flies by! This week’s challenge is to create LGBT-themed poetry. This is well out of my comfort zone, I tell you! The last time I can…

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LGBT books I have bought this week…

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LGBT Month is hosted by Laura @ Laura Plus Books and Cayce @ Fighting Dreamer.  It runs throughout the month of April and it’s here to celebrate LGBT+ readers, LGBT+ authors and of course LGBT+ books.

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I admit it – I have a big problem. I am addicted to buying books (and requesting ARC’s but I will not go into that here!!). I have bought a ton of books this week – rather a few with LGBT…

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WWW Wednesdays: Week 10

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www_wednesdays4WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Should Be Reading

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

1. What are you currently reading?
2. What did you recently finish reading?
3. What do you think you’ll read next?

I am already taking part in quite a few memes but this one looked like a lot of fun so I couldn’t pass up the chance to take part!

answers1. What are you currently…

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Waiting on Wednesday: Dark Metropolis

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New WoW

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that showcases the upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating.

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Dark Metropolis Dark Metropolis (Dark Metropolis, #1)

Cabaret meets Cassandra Clare-a haunting magical thriller set in a riveting 1930s-esque world.

Sixteen-year-old Thea Holder’s mother is cursed with a spell that’s driving her mad, and whenever they touch, Thea is chilled by the…

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LGBT in the UK…

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LGBT Month is hosted by Cayce at Fighting Dreamer and Laura at Laura Plus Books. It runs throughout April and it’s here to celebrate LGBT readers, LGBT authors and of course LGBT books!

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…Where are all the British LGBT books?

I had an idea for a discussion post for LGBT Month. I thought I would focus on LGBT books set in the UK (being a Brit myself!). One early problem I encountered was that…

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Top Ten Bookish Things…I MUST have!

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top ten tuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is:

Top Ten Bookish Things (That Aren’t Books) That I’d Like To Own

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1. Disappearing Cheshire Cat Mug

I think this is so awesome! I would love to have one of these – sadly I think it is now out of stock. Here is a link to where this used to be sold here

2. Vintage World Globe Wood Base Book End Set:

These are…

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Favourite LGBT couples

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One of my favourite aspects in novels that I read, regardless of genre, is romance (as long as it is well written and please for the love of all things – no effing love triangles!). I adore a well-written romance and particularly enjoy it in LGBT novels. I love to ‘ship’ as much as the next (fan)girl and there are some couples that just really stand out for me. Please note this list includes…

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