The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry book review (A Book about Books)

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Synopsis

Genre; Realistic Fiction, Books About Books, Contemporary

“Sometimes books don’t find us until the right time.”

I am a mess right now, talk about the right book at the right time. Everything about it was near perfection. I can’t believe it took me so long to actually get to it but alas I have finally read it and I freaking loved it.

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The Reading Habits Tag

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people (over a broad subject matter area) who didn’t read all the time — none, zero. You’d be amazed at how much Warren reads–and at how much I read. My children laugh at me. They think I’m a book with a couple of legs sticking out.”
Charles T. Munger, Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger

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Hey, guys hope you are well, happy and that your reading is carrying on spectacularly. Last week I was gearing up to compose 2 book reviews but those books were excruciatingly painful, to say the least, ended up D.N.Fing them, will do a post on that experience soon. I feared that a reading slump was looming on the horizon but recently I came across a very magical book that helped me get out of the bad books phase.
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A Spool of Blue Thread by Anne Tyler book review

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Synopsis

Genre: Contemporary, Literary Fiction, Family Drama

Charming. An absolute delight and one accurate depiction of family relationships, human emotions and life like characters. I am still in awe at the experience and I think it will stay with me for a very very long time.

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The Road by Cormac Mcarthy book review

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Synopsis

Genre: Horror, Dystopian, Adult Fiction, modern classic

“People were always getting ready for tomorrow. I didn’t believe in that. Tomorrow wasn’t getting ready for them. It didn’t even know they were there.”
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie Book Review

 

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Synopsis

Genre: Young Adult, Realistic Fiction, Humour, Contemporary

I am sitting here just staring at the ceiling, I still can’t believe that this book packed such a punch. My sister just walked into the room and asked me what’s wrong and I threw the book at her…

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“If you let people into your life a little bit, they can be pretty damn amazing.”

I don’t know if I will manage to convince anyone to at least attempt to pick this up, but I will give it my best.
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44 Scotland Street (44 Scotland Street, #1) by Alexander McCall Smith (Short Book Review

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Synopsis

Genre: Humour, Contemporary, Cultural, Mystery

Surprised at how much I enjoyed this, really surprised… Before you read this review make some tea get cosy because you are about to take a sneak peek into other people’s lives
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Books I want to Re-Read in 2017

Hey fellow reader, hope you okay and well and in good spirits & if you aren’t then fear not for we are about to discuss books and that always cheers me up.

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“There’s nothing wrong with reading a book you love over and over. When you do, the words get inside you, become a part of you, in a way that words in a book you’ve read only once can’t.”

In this post today we are going to tackle the books I will be revisiting this year (hopefully) because I want to familiarise myself with the book, so as to continue with the series or just get back to the world I once enjoyed. Last year I reread 5 books and the harry potter series and let me tell you it was so delightful.
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