Reading Wrap Up: May

Reading Wrap Up: May

My reading game this month has been a little up and down but I think I’m through the worst of it! I read 9 books overall and am currently trying to read about 100 pages a day. This is where I stand with my 2016 Reading Challenge of 100 books:

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Ruler Of Books Tag

Ruler Of Books Tag

Imagine you are the ruler of your own book kingdom, what decisions would you make? The Ruler of Books Tag was created by Ariel Bissett and you can watch her original video here.

1. What book would you make everyone read?

I decree that everyone needs to read the entire Harry Potter series so that they will get all my references and we can all have Harry Potter fun together. Read more

What I Want To Read

What I Want To Read

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I love to experience new things, especially through books. I always enjoy reading from the point of view of different cultures and lifestyles, and I want more. I read a lot of fantasy which tends to provide an unusual lifestyle perspective but for the most part I’m reading from a white English/American-style perspective. I want to read from as many different perspectives as possible. Read more

Top 5 Wednesday: Characters You Defend

Top 5 Wednesday: Characters You Defend

This week’s Top 5 Wednesday is ‘Characters You Defend’. You can check out the Goodreads Group for Top 5 Wednesday here. And so, without further ado, here is my list of characters I love, but feel the need to defend.

Severus Snape

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Severus Snape from J.K.Rowling’s Harry Potter is not the best of people but I have been defending him for as long as I can remember. I was seriously relieved when he was revealed to be in on the right side in the last book, I felt vindicated. I believed in you, Severus, always. Read more

Top 5 Wednesday: Favourite Magical Creatures

Top 5 Wednesday: Favourite Magical Creatures

Every Wednesday I use the topic from this Goodreads Group to make a Top 5 list. This week’s topic is ‘Summer Reads’, I used this as a topic for a normal blog post last week (you can see my recommendations here). Instead, I have decided to talk about my favourite magical creatures from the Harry Potter universe.

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Artwork from crazyfreak2001

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