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November Bookish WrapUp

November Bookish WrapUp

 

So we bid farewell to November…and turn our focus towards Christmas-books on our wish list ,time to unwind (hopefully!) and relax with a good read!

What’s on your Christmas list and have you been good enough to get what you wanted?

Before we hit that silly season, hard , here’s my monthly Wrap Up-how did you do? Did you read more or less than you thought you would? Were you taken by surprise at all by anything you read? Read more AboutNovember Bookish WrapUp

Book Recommendation-‘The Silent Patient’ by Alex Michaelides

Book Recommendation-‘The Silent Patient’ by Alex Michaelides

The problem with a book release as hyped as ‘‘The Silent Patient’‘ currently is, is that there is the risk that it does not live up to the title of ‘the 2019 thriller that everyone is talking about’. Clever? Hmm. Twisty? Yes. Engaging? Definitely. But ‘Brilliant’, ‘totally original’,’sophisticated’ and ‘clever’? Apologies but I would respectfullyRead more about Book Recommendation-‘The Silent Patient’ by Alex Michaelides[…]

November Bookish Musings-Orenda Books, Blogtours and readalongs galore!

November Bookish Musings-Orenda Books, Blogtours and readalongs galore!

Hello November! This month, I am planning on joining in a couple of readalongs, starting a readathon of my own, and also tackling backlogs of books started, not yet finished(ambitious, I know!)

Are you with me? Let’s go!

Readalongs

luke.at.what.im.reading is hosting an Instagram read along of ‘‘The Stand’ by Stephen King I haven’t read this in quite some time so this will be interesting to see if it as good as I remember it being. As well as being a MASSIVE Stephen King fan, Luke’s Instagram gives me such goals, he has built this beautiful inclusive community and I am so happy to have found it!

jobis89 Instagram is also hosting a Stephen King November readalong, this time it isĀ ‘Lisey’s Story’ which I don’t really remember so this is super exciting, I love reading along and discussing books on Instagram with like minded people! Jobis89 has the most beautiful feed, another HUGE Stephen King fan who has created this corner of the web where you happily chat about books ALL DAY. It’s pretty much perfect for #bookstagrammers !

Read more AboutNovember Bookish Musings-Orenda Books, Blogtours and readalongs galore!