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March 2019 Round-up

8 books in March, a significant dip from Jan and Feb! Never mind, I’m aiming to read 15 books in April, so that I’m comfortably at the 50 book mark by the end of the first quarter of the year. … Continue reading

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February 2019 Round-Up

In Feb, I read 15 books. To compare Feb 2016: 16 Feb 2017: 12 Feb 2018: 9 So a pretty variable month. I read a little more than I would have been able to otherwise this month because I went on … Continue reading

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January 2019 Round-Up

Some really nice reads in the first month of 2019! Seanan McGuire Every Heart a Doorway and Down Among the Sticks and Bones I loved these first two in McGuire’s series about the children who come back from Fairyland and are unable to go back – … Continue reading

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November 2018 Round-Up

11 books altogether in November, which is pretty good, given it was exam season (for my students and for me! I took and passed (found out yesterday!) a piano exam, for which I was practising fairly hard). Total Expenses in … Continue reading

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Belated October 2018 Round-Up

Quickest numbers post since I’m so late on this! Number of books read in October: 13 Number of books left to reach 150 goal for 2018: 30 Amount of money spent on books in October: BND286.1 (Amazon UK and Kinokuniya … Continue reading

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September 2018 Round-Up

October, and not a moment too soon. September has been an incredibly stressful month, so am very glad to say goodbye to it. 13 books in September, so not a complete wash! Of note Charlotte Perkins Gilman Herland Yes! This was awesome. … Continue reading

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(Superlate) August Round-Up

In August I missed my mid-month round-up! read 13 books There were some really good books in August, maybe some of my favourites of the year, so far. Some notable reads Naomi Novik Spinning Silver I’ve been eagerly waiting for … Continue reading

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