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How to get more Followers for your Book Blog: A Professional Opinion

When I am not blogging about books I am a professional digital designer and marketer. One of the reasons why I am too busy to blog sometimes is that I am occupied helping companies grow their online presence or creating things for them. So, to give back to the blogging world a little, I thought… Continue reading How to get more Followers for your Book Blog: A Professional Opinion

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Music I Listen to While Reading

After books my second biggest passion is probably music. I am a self confessed 80s addict, especially all things post-punk. I love nothing more than combining my two favourite things by curling up with a book with my headphones blocking out the rest of the world. So I thought since I like combining the two… Continue reading Music I Listen to While Reading

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Why Summer Reading Sucks

I am just going to say it: Summer is the worst time for reading. Now this might surprise some people, but generally, I love Summer the season. I know I look like a pale corpse who thinks it is Halloween all year round, but I love Summer. The weather is great, there is less traffic… Continue reading Why Summer Reading Sucks

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What is Gothic Literature?

I originally wrote this post for Goth Amino. I am planning a series of blogs based around Gothic literature so I thought it would be fun to share them on here too. Also there are not enough book blogs out there actually sharing factual stuff about books. Why is this not a bigger blog topic… Continue reading What is Gothic Literature?

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Thoughts & Progress: Bout of Books Day 2

Day 2 of the week long Bout of Books reathathon is now over so here is my progress so far. On Tuesday I didn't get as much of The Historian read as I expected but I did pick out an audiobook so I could keep making reading progress at work. That audiobook was 20,000 Leagues… Continue reading Thoughts & Progress: Bout of Books Day 2

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Thoughts & Progress: Bout of Books Day 1

So, I have survived day 1 of Bout of Books! If you want to take part but haven’t signed up yet today is the last day to do so. Check out their website to join in. My first day of Bout of Books didn't go too badly. I felt rather accomplished because I set aside some planned… Continue reading Thoughts & Progress: Bout of Books Day 1

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Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 books on my 2018 bucket list

Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the brilliant Bionic Bookworm. Check her out if you are not following her already. I was very very bad last year. I bought mountains of books and even went as far as to put some of them on my currently list on Goodreads but did I read them? No! I… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Top 5 books on my 2018 bucket list