Friday Fave: Redesigned Book Cover

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Friday Fave is a weekly discussion about different bookish topics. You can choose just one favourite or a few – the choice is up to you!

20th October 2017: Redesigned cover

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TBR Thursday: Nerve

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I have a bit of a TBR problem: my TBR pile is huge. If I stacked all the books up, it would probably be taller than me. So I thought that every Thursday I would feature a book that is on my pile and a reason as to why I got it in the first place. I should have plenty to last me quite a few weeks!

Feel free to join in with your own TBRs!

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NaNoWriMo 2017

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Yep, it’s coming up to that time of year again: NaNoWriMo.

For the uninitiated among you, NaNoWriMo is National Novel Writing Month. It’s an annual event where writers all over the world attempt to 50k words in 30 days. That equates to about 1667 words per day. The idea is that on the 1st of November, you start writing an entirely new novel, but you can be a rebel by continuing an old project or writing something other than a novel. It’s a great community which is so supportive and the forums are really useful, with people asking questions that I didn’t even realise I needed to ask for my own novel. There’s also the added bonus that you can earn badges along the way – a great motivator for me!

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Monthly Wrap-Up: September 2017

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Another month has passed, so it’s that time once more! Here’s my monthly wrap-up for September.

I read four books this month, which hasn’t been up to my usual standard. However, I started back at work after a six week break, and I went on the residential, so there wasn’t a lot of time for reading after being so tired! I’ve now nearly completed my Goodreads challenge having now read 49 books out of a target of 50, making me 12 books ahead of schedule.

Without further ado, let’s see what books I read this month:

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