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Saturday Song: Closer by The Chainsmokers

Happy Saturday! How have we gotten this close to the end of August already? My work schedule revolves a bit around the school year schedule, so the end of August means that I’m a couple weeks away from going back to full time work. Which will be nice, after a relatively easy summer. Closer by… Continue reading Saturday Song: Closer by The Chainsmokers

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The Light Between Oceans by M. L Stedman

After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne returns to Australia and takes a job as the lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, nearly half a day’s journey from the coast. To this isolated island, where the supply boat comes once a season and shore leaves are granted every other year at best, Tom… Continue reading The Light Between Oceans by M. L Stedman

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Books That Have Been On My Shelf Since Before I Started Blogging

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is books that have been on your shelf/TBR since before you started blogging. If I were to choose the TBR version, this list would be a mile long, because I’ve been adding books to Goodreads and to my paper list… Continue reading Books That Have Been On My Shelf Since Before I Started Blogging

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Saturday Song… On Sunday: Fake It by Bastille

Happy Sat… Sunday! So typically Saturday Song is actually posted on Saturday. But, as it is the only post you guys get from me that isn’t scheduled ahead of time, when I’m busy on Saturday, sometimes I can’t get to it until Sunday. And as I was slowly dying while hiking up a mountain and… Continue reading Saturday Song… On Sunday: Fake It by Bastille

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The Light Between Oceans Read-Along: Ch. 31 to End

I finally finished this book! I know, I know, I was supposed to wait and read the end of it this coming week, but there were only 30ish pages and a few chapters, and I couldn’t just leave it. We’d basically figured out what was going to happen, and I didn’t see the point of… Continue reading The Light Between Oceans Read-Along: Ch. 31 to End

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Zeroes by Westerfield, Lanagan, & Biancotti

Don’t call them heroes. But these six Californian teens have powers that set them apart. They can do stuff ordinary people can’t. Take Ethan, a.k.a. Scam. He’s got a voice inside him that’ll say whatever you want to hear, whether it’s true or not. Which is handy, except when it isn’t—like when the voice starts… Continue reading Zeroes by Westerfield, Lanagan, & Biancotti

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Great Books Set In Their Own Original World

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted over on The Broke and the Bookish. Today’s theme is: Books with X Setting. I have decided to go with books that are set in an original universe or world. As much as I love books that reference real life places, I’ve always had a thing for books that… Continue reading Great Books Set In Their Own Original World