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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!


…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



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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LGBT Challenge: My attempt at being creative…



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.

Week 2 began with a challenge – to create something LGBT related and post or tweet about it. Click on below button to see further details of this week’s challenge:


So…even though I haven’t…

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Stacking the Shelves: Week 11


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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The Friday 56: Fool’s Assassin

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Friday 56This 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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Fool’s Assassin by Robin Hobb

Nearly twenty years ago, Robin Hobb burst upon the fantasy scene with the first of…

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LGBT books I can’t wait to buy



I have bought a lot (a lot!!) of LGBT books over the last year or so but there are always new books on the horizon for me!

Here are the top ten LGBT books I have on my to buy list:

almost perfect  andy squared  annie on my mind  beautiful music

empress  more than this  proxy  suicide notes

two boys  will grayson


What books top your to buy list?


Click on above for link to LGBT Month schedule


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Look what I got today! It’s so beautiful and it actually matches the others.

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I was jealous of Robb my whole life. The way my father looked at him, I wanted that. He was better than me at everything - fighting and hunting and riding. And girls. Gods, the girls loved him.

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Day 10: Book stack.



Middle Earth Travel Posters - Created by The Green Dragon Inn

Prints are available for sale on Etsy.

This is unbelievably cool.

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I'm really happy to be a part of something that's thought-provoking and inspiring.

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