Blogmas 2020 · Books

Blogmas Day 12: Disappointing Books of 2020

Today's Blogmas post is one I always have a hard time writing up. I can often find the words to say how I feel about books that didn't reach my expectations, but I don't always like putting them to paper, or the keyboard as the case may be. I have four books that disappointed me… Continue reading Blogmas Day 12: Disappointing Books of 2020

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Blogmas Day 11 : My Thoughts and Processes About Unhauling Books

Hello. For today's Blogmas post, I'm diverting away from the posts and style I've brought so far, focusing on some thoughts I have about the process of parting with books and my own reasons for doing it. I'm someone who likes having a large library around me - it's comforting and visually pleasing. However, at… Continue reading Blogmas Day 11 : My Thoughts and Processes About Unhauling Books

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Blogmas Day 10: Christmas Items I Want To Crochet

Hello and welcome to Day 10 of Blogmas content! Today I want to look at decorations and trinkets that I'd love to crochet in the run up to Christmas. I love Christmas decorations, but I always think there is something particularly special about having handmade decorations around. They're nice keepsakes and gifts for other people.… Continue reading Blogmas Day 10: Christmas Items I Want To Crochet

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Blogmas Day 9: Anticipated Releases for 2021

Hello! If there is another great thing about this time of year for bibliophiles, it is that we start seeing reviews and other promotional activity for 2021 book releases. It is very exciting. However I will admit right now that compared to previous years, there aren't many upcoming releases that grab my attention. So far… Continue reading Blogmas Day 9: Anticipated Releases for 2021

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Blogmas Day 8: My Christmas Music Picks For A Relaxed Reading Atmosphere

No matter how you like to celebrate Christmas, music plays a part. It creates the vibe, the aesthetic, and how you want Christmas to be for you. Sometimes it is high energy and fun, sometimes it is more mellow and thoughtful and music adds to that. I know for me personally when I'm relaxing, reading… Continue reading Blogmas Day 8: My Christmas Music Picks For A Relaxed Reading Atmosphere

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Blogmas Day 7: Bookshelf Christmas Scavenger Hunt

Hello! I'm back with another Blogmas post and this time I want to do the Bookshelf Christmas Scavenger Hunt. This looks like a lot of fun, and I cannot wait to get into it. I found this over on Hailey in Booklands channel and I think she created it too so go and have a… Continue reading Blogmas Day 7: Bookshelf Christmas Scavenger Hunt

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Blogmas Day 6: Pre-Christmas Book Haul

Hello and welcome to day 6 of Blogmas. For today's post I want to share with you a small pre-Christmas Book Haul. I did not expect to buy any books for myself before Christmas but I had to run some errands yesterday and I can never go past my local independent bookshop, Forget-Me-Not Books, without… Continue reading Blogmas Day 6: Pre-Christmas Book Haul

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Blogmas Day 5: Five 2020 Releases To Read In 2021

The year gifts us with so many books, so many new and varied releases that sometimes it can be hard to stay on top of them all. I know I haven't read all the 2020 releases I bought and wanted to read so I want to make an effort and hopefully read them in 2021.… Continue reading Blogmas Day 5: Five 2020 Releases To Read In 2021

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Blogmas Day 4: BBB – If I Never Knew You

Today's Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books song came to me with the help of my iTunes Disney playlist. Strictly speaking, I should go there all the time when writing and planning these posts as it is never-ending, just like my TBR pile. Anyway, today's track is If I Never You from Pocahontas. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KiuBw_kj1-U&t=146s As it stands, If I Knew… Continue reading Blogmas Day 4: BBB – If I Never Knew You