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Do I Have This Book? Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today I am going to do a regular post instead of my Bookmas posting today. I am doing this due to the fact that today’s blog post is the book unwrapping challenge and I have no idea what that entails me to do. I am doing a lot of pre writing for Bookmas. I am sorry about not doing Bookmas today. Today I am going to be doing the Do I have That Book? Tag. This tag was created by Keeping Tabs. Hope you have a great day!

The Challenges

  1. Do you have a book with deckled edges?

Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen. 

2. DO you have a book with 3 or more people on the cover?

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Under the Lights by Abbi Glines.

3. Do you have a book based on another fictional story?

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The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine. This is based off of Snow White. 

4. Do you have a book with a title 10 letters long?

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Waking Gods by Sylvain Neuval.

5. Do you have a book with a title that starts and ends with the same letter?

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Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo.

6. Do you have a Mass Market Paperback book?

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American Gods by Neil Gaiman. 

7. Do you have a book written by an author using a pen name?

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Alice’s Adventure’s in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol. Lewis Carol is actually a pen name. The author’s real name is Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.

8. Do you have a book with a character’s name in the title?

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Heidi by Johanna Spyri.

9. Do you have a book with 2 maps in it?

Theft of Swords bind up by Michael J. Sullivan. 

10. Do you have a book that was turned into a TV show?

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Leviathan Wakes by James S. A. Corey was turned into the T.v. Show Expanse. 

11. Do you have a book written by someone who is originally famous for something else? (celebrity/athlete/politician/tv personality…)

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A Life in Parts by Bryan Cranston. 

12. Do you have a book with a clock on the cover?

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Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton. 

13. Do you have a poetry book?

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Depression and Other Magic Tricks by Sabrina Benaim. 

14. Do you have a book with an award stamp on it?

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A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.

15. Do you have a book written by an author with the same initials as you?

No I do not have a book written by an author with the same initials as me. 

16. Do you have a book of short stories?

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Meet Cute by Jennifer L. Armintrout. 

17. Do you have a book that is between 500-510 pages long?

The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima. 

18. Do you have a book that was turned into a movie?

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Matilda by Roald Dahl. 

19. Do you have a graphic novel?

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Here by Richard McGuire.

20. Do you have a book written by 2 or more authors?

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Illuminae by Jay Kristoff and Aimee Kaufman. 

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Finally Fall Book Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the Finally Fall Book Tag. This tag was originally created by Tall Tales. Please leave me a comment below letting me know what you like the most about fall. Hope you have a great day. 

1. In fall, the air is crisp and clear: name a book with a vivid setting!

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A book with a vivid setting is Anne of Green Gables. I felt like I was at Prince Edward Island with Anne. It was glorious. 

2. Nature is beautiful… but also dying: name a book that is beautifully written, but also deals with a heavy topic like loss or grief.

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A book that is beautifully written, but also deals with a heavy topic is A Monster Calls. This book is beautiful inside and out. This boo deals with dying and loss. 

3. Fall is back to school season: share a non-fiction book that taught you something new.

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A non fiction book that taught me something new is Cash by Johnny Cash. This is Johnny Cash’s autobiography and it taught me so many things about him that I never would have imagined.  

4. In order to keep warm, it’s good to spend some time with the people we love: name a fictional family/household/friend-group that you’d like to be a part of.

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A fictional family that that I would love to be apart of is the March family from Little Women. This family is everything. I love how close they are, their love for each other and so much more. 

5. The colourful leaves are piling up on the ground: show us a pile of fall-colored spines!

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6. Fall is the perfect time for some storytelling by the fireside: share a book wherein somebody is telling a story.

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A book where somebody is telling a story if The Boston Girl. This is about a elderly women who is telling her life story to her Granddaughter. 

7. The nights are getting darker: share a dark, creepy read.

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A dark and creepy book is Then She was Gone. This book gave me goosebumps. Ill leave it at that. 

8. The days are getting colder: name a short, heartwarming read that could warm up somebody’s cold and rainy day.

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A short, heartwarming read that could warm up somebody’s cold and rainy day is Matilda. I love Matilda. This books puts a smile on my face. The character of Matilda is so funny and spunky. 

9. Fall (luckily, it’s my favourite season) returns every year: name an old favourite that you’d like to return to soon.

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An old favourite that I’d like to return to soon is I am the Messenger. I remember falling in love with this book years ago. It’s the kind of book that warms your heart and makes you have confidence in humanity again. 

10. Fall is the perfect time for cozy reading nights: share your favourite cozy reading “accessory”!

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My favourite cozy reading accessory is my I Love Lucy blanket.

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Campfire Book Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about my answers of the campfire book tag. This tag was originally created by Jaded Reader. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your answers are to the questions. Hope you have a great day.

1.  Build the tent: a book you had to read that ended up being a drag. 

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A book that I had to read that ended up being a drag is Lord of the Flies. I had to read this book in Grade 10 English and I did not like the book. Especially the ending. 

2. Build a fire: A book you were proud of finishing

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A book that I was proud of finishing is The End by Lemony Snicket. This is the thirteenth and final book to the Series of Unfortunate Events. I just remember being so proud of myself finishing a thirteen book long series. 

3. Roasted marshmallow: a mushy sweet book you couldn’t help but devour

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A mushy sweet book that I couldn’t help but devour is To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Hann. This book is so cute and quirky. 

4. Gone fishing: a book that had you hooked by the first chapter

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A book that had me hooked by the first chapter is the Neighbors by Hannah Mary McKinnon. This book was so gripping and fast paced. 

5. Skipping rocks: a book or series you DNF’d

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A book I DNF’d is Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin. I just you’d not get passed the main character sleeping with her best friend’s boyfriend.

 6. Camp fire songs: a book so good you are always found singing it’s praise

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A book so good that I am always found singing it’s praises is I am the Messenger. I read this book for pleasure in high school and I still to this day think about this book. It is so impactful.  

7. The night sky: a book that made you think deeply about an aspect in the world

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A book that made me think deeply about an aspect in the world is Here by Richard McGuire. This is a graphic novel all about what has happened throughout history in one spot in the world. It goes forward and backward in time and it is fascinating. 

8. The tear down: a book that’s ending was bitter sweet. 

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A book that’s ending was bittersweet was the Outsider’s. The story of these band of brothers was so sweet, but the ending was so sad. I still think about this ending. 

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Football Book Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the Football Book Tag. I love books and football so I thought this would be the perfect tag since football season is starting up again. GO SEAHAWKS GO!! This tag was originally created by Elliot Books. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your answers are to these questions. Hope you have a great day. 

1. False Start–What’s a book you had to start more than once? 

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A book that I had to start more then once is the Serpent King. The first time I started this book I ended up putting it down because I wasn’t in the mood for a contemporary. The second time I read I read it in one sitting and it absolutely blew me away. This is such an awesome books. 

2. MVP–What are your Most Valued Pages, aka, which books do you value the most? 

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The books that I value the most are the puffin in bloom collection that I have. I think these are the most beautiful book covers and I love them so much. 

3. Offensive Lineman–Name a really big book or series? 

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A really big series is the Series of Unfortunate Events. This series has 13 books. I love this series. 

4. Rookie–Name a debut novel you want to read or that you loved. 

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A debut novel that I loved was the Kiss Quoetient by Helen Hoang. This boom was so cute and I really loved the Asperger’s representation.  

5. Peyton Manning–Name an author who has written two different books or series you love? 

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A author that has written two different books that I love is Patrick Ness. One of my all time favourite books is A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness and I also loved this Knife of Never Letting Go trilogy. 

6. Lambeau Field–Name a book that’s very atmospheric. 

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A book that is very atmospheric is Anne of Green Gables. I love how vivid the author’s descriptions are of Prince Edward Island. I felt like I was there. 

7. Hail Mary–Name a book with a great ending. 

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A book with a great ending is The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo. The ending was amazing. It blew me away. 

8. Raiders–Name a book or series with intense fans. 

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A series that has intense fans is the Harry Potter series. This series is amazing, magical and a modern classic. I believe everyone deep down is a Harry Potter fan. 

9. Walter Payton Man of the Year–Name an author who’s really charitable? 

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A author who is really charitable is Judy Blume. She is the founder and trustee of the KIDS Fund. It is a charitable and educational foundation which promotes communication between kids and parents. 

10. Patriots–Name a book or series you’re SO TIRED of hearing about. 

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A book series that I am tired of hearing about is the Throne of Glass series by Sarah J. Maas. Everyone seems to love this series I unfortunately was not one of them. 

11. Brett Favre–What’s a book or series you thought was over but then more books were written? 

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A book series that I thought was over but then more books were written is the Shatter Me series. I and everyone else were very surprised when the author decided to continue with the series. I am very curious about how the author is going to further the story. 

12. Cowboys–Name a book or series that people either love or hate. 

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A book that people either love or hate is Thirteen Reasons Why. I am on the side of loving it. I felt so impacted by this book when I read it in grade 8 all those years ago. I can understand why people don’t necessarily like this book. It does deal with a emotional topic. 

13. Trick Plays–Name a book or series with a plot twist. 

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A book with a plot twist is the Neighbours. I did not see the plot twist coming. I was amazed. 

14. Cheerleaders–A book with a flashy cover. 

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A book with a flashy cover is Warcross. It is just so bright and shiny. I love it.  

15. Roughing the Passer–Name a book that you would love to throw at the author. 

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A book that I would love to throw at the author is Allegent. I am still not over that ending. 

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Book Colour Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about my answers to the Book Colour Tag. This tag was created by bookswithdylan. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your favourite yellow book is. Hope you have a great day.

1. Choose a colour.

The colour that I choose is yellow.

2. Show all your books in that colour.

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Here are all of the books that I own in this colour. 

3. Separate colour by read/unread.

The first stack is my read pile. The next pile is my unread pile. 

4. What book do you want to read the most?

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The book that I want to read the most is Hum If You Don’t Know The Words. I have heard nothing but amazing things about this book. I am so excited to pick it up. 

5. What is your favourite book?

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My favourite books in this colour are Waking Gods and the Female of the Species. 

6. What is your favourite book cover?

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My favourite book cover is Heidi. This is the Puffin in Bloom edition. 

7. What is you least favourite book cover?

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My least favourite book cover is Sold. I don’t necessarily gravitate towards book covers its people on the cover. 

8. What is a book you want to buy? 

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The next book that I want to buy is the Dinner List. I am so excited for this book. 

9. What is something near you/on your bookshelf? 

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Something that is near me on my bookshelves is this Pop! Funko figure of Walter White. I am obsessed with the T.V. show Breaking Bad. 

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Bookshelf Scavenger Hunt 2.0

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the bookshelf scavenger hunt 2.0 tag. The creator of this second part is Stacks on Stacks on Stacks. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what are some of your answers to these prompts. Hope you have a great day.

Find a book that starts with an “N”

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Not if I See You First 

Find a book cover that’s mostly brown

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The serpent King 

Find a book that is based on a true story

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A Life in parts 

Find a multi perspective book

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Frozen Tides 

Find a book you read last year

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Always and Forever Lara jean 

Find the most recent book that you bought

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Orange Vol 2 

Find a book cover you don’t like

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Jane Eyre 

Find a retelling

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Heartless 

Find a book that is also a movie

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The Perks of being a wallflower 

Find a book written this year

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The Queen of Hearts 

Find a non fiction book

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Cash 

Find a book you have told others to read

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An American marriage 

Find a book with a tree on it

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Insurgnt 

Find a book where the authors name is the same as yours- first, middle or last

I don’t have any. 

Find a book you have read more than once

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Divergent 

Find a book you didn’t finish

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Half a King but I plan on still reading it. 

Find a book with a king in it

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The Selection 

Find a book that is purple with it’s dust jacket off

When we collided 

Find a book you will read by the end of the year

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Everything you want me to be 

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Hopeful Book Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the hopeful book tag. This tag was created by The Book Finch. This tag is all about spreading positivity, joy and hope into the world. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what books bring you the most hope. Hope you have a great day.

1. A book world you would like to escape to.

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A book world where I would like to escape to is Neverland from the novel of Peter Pan written by J. M. Barrie. Whenever I think of Neverland I think of happiness and childhood. I would absolutely would like to experience the world of Neverland. 

2. A romance that left you all mushy inside.

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A romance that left me all mushy inside is Lara Jean and Peter from To All the Boy’s I’ve Loved Before trilogy. These two characters are so cute together. 

3. A friendship we should all aspire to have.

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A friendship we should all aspire to have is the Golden Trio. Harry, Ron and Hermione have one of my favourite friendship of all time. They are kind and patient towards one another and you can truly tell that they would do anything for each other. 

4. Intermission! Insert the cutest picture of your pet or the cutest animal picture you can find.

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5. A character in a leadership role that inspires you.

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Atticus Finch is a character in a leadership role that inspires me. I love Atticus. He sticks to his values, he is empathetic and he is courageous. Whenever I have a dilemma, I always think “what would Atticus do?” Because then I know I will do the right thing. 

6. Recommend three (3) books that fill you with hope.

Three books that fill me with hope are Wonder, To Kill a Mockingbird and I am the Messenger. All three of these book centres around humanity and everyone needs to read these books.