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Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Friday Update

Day Five: I didn’t finish any books on Friday, but I did get through half of Dragon Spear. I also listen to more of Wednesdays in the Tower, which is also by Jessica Day George, on audiobook. While I didn’t finish a book, I’m still happy with the progress I made because today was busier… Continue reading Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Friday Update

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Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Thursday Update

Day Four: I finished the last few chapters of Dragon Flight on Thursday, which I really enjoyed. The Dragon Slipper books are so much fun and great for those who love a great dragon story. I also made some progress on the audiobook, Wednesday in the Tower. However, I didn’t get as much reading done.… Continue reading Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Thursday Update

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Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Wednesday Update

Day Three: I finished The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson on Wednesday. I ended up enjoying this a lot more than I thought I would. There is a lot of world-building and exposition, but I thought the magic system was so unique and I loved the characters. I also enjoyed the mystery aspects of the story.… Continue reading Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Wednesday Update

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Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Tuesday Update

Day Two: I was hoping to finish The Rithmatist on Tuesday, but I couldn’t quite get it done. I did read a big chunk of it though, so I’m pretty happy. I got about seventy percent of that book done, but I needed to take a break and read something a little different. So I… Continue reading Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Tuesday Update

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Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Monday Update

Day One: I had a lot of fun reading on the first day of Bout of Books 17 and Utah Book Week. I finished Dragon Slippers by Jessica Day George. If you love stories involving dragons, you should give this book a try. I loved its take on dragons. The characters and the story were… Continue reading Bout of Books 17 + Utah Book Week: Monday Update

Top Ten Tuesdays

Ten Books That Have Been On My TBR From Before I Started Blogging That I Haven’t Read Yet

This week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is Ten Books That Have Been On Your Shelf (Or TBR) From Before You Started Blogging That You STILL Haven’t Read Yet. I started my first blog (which I no longer post on) in December of 2014 and then I started blogging on this blog in September of 2015.… Continue reading Ten Books That Have Been On My TBR From Before I Started Blogging That I Haven’t Read Yet

Book Reviews

Book Review: The Last Town by Blake Crouch

Goodreads Summary: Secret Service agent Ethan Burke arrived in Wayward Pines, Idaho, three weeks ago. In this town, people are told who to marry, where to live, where to work. Their children are taught that David Pilcher, the town’s creator, is god. No one is allowed to leave; even asking questions can get you killed. But Ethan has discovered the astonishing secret of what lies beyond…
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Audiobook Reviews · Book Reviews

Audiobook Review: The Wrath and the Dawn by Renée Ahdieh

Goodreads Summary: Every dawn brings horror to a different family in a land ruled by a killer. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, takes a new bride each night only to have her executed at sunrise. So it is a suspicious surprise when sixteen-year-old Shahrzad volunteers to marry Khalid. But she does so with a clever plan to stay alive and exact revenge on the Caliph for the murder of her best friend…
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