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Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Reading YA Novels

I may be getting to the age when I'm starting to get uncomfortable with saying how old I am but I still have a soft spot for YA books. Whenever I see a new one pop up in my periphery, I will usually give it a go. Often enough that I've noticed a pattern of… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Reading YA Novels

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Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Completing A Reading Challenge

I love reading challenges. It's been two years and I can't imagine my reading life without challenges now. They give you motivation to keep reading. They push you out of your comfort zone and make you try books you wouldn't normally pick up on your own. They allow you to form a community around fellow… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Completing A Reading Challenge

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Fathoming Books: 6 Red Flags That Say You Are Going To Hate This Book

It's so hard to tell whether you're going to like a book when you first pick it up. Even reading reviews can't really prepare you. Everyone's reading taste is different and one person's masterpiece is another person's straight-to-unhaul. However, there are a few little red flags I've picked up on over the years that warn… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Red Flags That Say You Are Going To Hate This Book

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Fathoming Books: 6 Types of Reader

We all read at our own time and at our own pace. We'll have probably experimented with different types of reading habit until we hit our own stride and find what suits us. That's not to say that we will always read the same way all the time. These reader types below aren't meant to… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Types of Reader

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Fathoming Books: 6 Steps to Enjoying the Perfect Reading Challenge

I've made no secret of the fact that I love reading challenges. They light a fire under you to keep you reading. They make you reach out of your reading comfort zone. They give you something to be proud of when you tick off that last prompt. However, I will freely admit that they aren't… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Steps to Enjoying the Perfect Reading Challenge

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Fathoming Books: 6 Rules of Book Tag Etiquette

Tags are a great way to add some variety to your posts and to let your audience get to know a bit more about you. It's something you can share with your fellow bloggers by tagging and receiving tags in return. Doing a tag is simple on the surface but there are a few rules… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Rules of Book Tag Etiquette

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The Dark Academia Book Tag

The Dark Academia aesthetic has only come to my attention recently. I wouldn't say I'm head-over-heels in love with it as I don't know enough about it yet but I like the playlists. They're a good aid to focus. So, in order to get better acquainted with it, I decided to do this tag I… Continue reading The Dark Academia Book Tag

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Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Watching Adaptations

I think it's safe to say that the bookish community has mixed feelings about adaptations. Often, they can be awesome. They can increase the profile of your favourite stories and your chances of meeting new friends through your mutual love of it. On the other hand, adaptations can fall short of fan expectations and can… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Stages of Watching Adaptations

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Fathoming Books: 6 Steps For The Perfect Reading Session

The Christmas break is now reaching its end. If you're like me, you'll have used at least some of the time between Christmas and New Year to catch up on some reading. If you're really like me, you'll have used that time to frantically read all of your reading challenge books before the end of… Continue reading Fathoming Books: 6 Steps For The Perfect Reading Session

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The New Year’s Resolutions Reading Challenge

I've been taking part in reading challenges for two years and, now, I want to try my hand at making my own. Since the challenge is starting in January (and since I can't think of anything more appropriate), I'm going for a New Year's Resolution theme. So, I've looked up some of the most popular… Continue reading The New Year’s Resolutions Reading Challenge