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Saturday Song: Symphonie Fantastique 5th Movement

We’re changing things up today for Saturday Song! I was lucky enough to see this symphony performed last night, and I felt the need to share it with you. It’s by far one of my favourite classical pieces, and definitely appeals to the story-lover in me. Symphonie Fantastique 5th Movement This symphony is by good,… Continue reading Saturday Song: Symphonie Fantastique 5th Movement

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Why I Didn’t Read Today: A List of Possible Reasons

This post may be the reason that I don’t post when exhausted in future. But we’ll see what this looks like tomorrow when I’ve had more sleep and less coffee. The following is a list of reasons that I may have ended up not reading on a given day. Some are today, and some are… Continue reading Why I Didn’t Read Today: A List of Possible Reasons

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A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming… This monster is something different, though.… Continue reading A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

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Why I Won’t Be Finishing City of Bones by Cassandra Claire

I really wanted to love this book. I remembering seeing it around when I was in high school and thinking it looked awesome. And then when I found out that there was a world of books and readers on the internet, it popped up again, and I knew I had to finally read it. There… Continue reading Why I Won’t Be Finishing City of Bones by Cassandra Claire

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Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

It was Sloane who yanked Emily out of her shell and made life 100% interesting. But right before what should have been the most epic summer, Sloane just…disappears. All she leaves behind is a to-do list. On it, thirteen Sloane-inspired tasks that Emily would normally never try. But what if they could bring her best… Continue reading Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

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The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it, no paper notices plastered on lampposts and billboards. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not. Within these nocturnal black-and-white striped tents awaits an utterly unique, a feast for the senses, where one can get lost in a maze of clouds, meander through a lush… Continue reading The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern