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Best and Worst Reads of 2020

Hey guys! I’ve recently done an end of the year tag and a New Year’s tag, but I couldn’t go without a post dedicated exclusively for my 2020 reads! This is a post I’ve done a couple of times before, and I always enjoy writing it and reflecting on what type of books I read… Continue reading Best and Worst Reads of 2020

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My Reading Journey From a Kid to Now

Hey guys, Hocks here! Fair warning: This is gonna be a long post. BUT I hope it gives you some insight to my background as a reader and blogger! Some weeks ago, there was a Top Ten Tuesday topic about “signs I’m a book lover”, and in writing that post, I admitted to not exactly being a book… Continue reading My Reading Journey From a Kid to Now

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What Do You Consider a “Summery” Book?

Hey guys, Hocks here! I was looking at the Top Ten Tuesday post for this week and it was about books that gave off a summer vibe. It got me thinking. I mean, if you look at the summer reads on Goodreads right now, you’ll find The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Hann. Makes… Continue reading What Do You Consider a “Summery” Book?

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To DNF a Book, Should I or Shouldn’t I?

The first time I disliked a book enough to put it down, I was 10 years old and reading Bella at Midnight by Diane Stanley. After falling asleep every few pages and countless times of my mom waking me up, I finally struggled through all 278 pages and finished the book. The last time I disliked a… Continue reading To DNF a Book, Should I or Shouldn’t I?

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Why I Really Started A Book Review Blog

The first time I ever posted a book review online, it was the beginning of December 2015 on this exact blog. It was for Dreamland by Robert L. Anderson. It got one “like” and no more attention. The next time I posted on my blog, it was for camp NaNoWriMo 1.5 years later. My next… Continue reading Why I Really Started A Book Review Blog