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Alphabet Soup Book Tag – A is for Author

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the Alphabet Soup Book Tag- A is for Author. This was created by Shawn The Book Maniac. Please leave a comment down below letting me know what your answers are to these questions. Hope you have an awesome day. 

1. A is for Author: A good book by an author whose first name or last name starts with the letter A. (First names are too easy, so bonus points for a surname; double bonus points for first and last name!)

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A good book by an author whose first and last name starts with the letter “a” is The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom. 

2. A is for, well, “A”: The last book you read with the article/one-letter-word “a” in the title.

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The Last book that I read with a one letter word “a” in the title was Park Avenue Summer.

3. A is for Angry: A book that pissed you off

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A recent book that pissed me off was Her Last Secret. 

4. A is for Awesome: A top read of recent years

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A top read of recent years is Daisy Jones and the Six. 

5. A is for Aaah!: A book whose title includes at least three a’s (bonus for more than three!)

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A book whose title includes at least three “a’s” isThe Last Days of Rabbit Hayes which as 4 “a’s”. 

6. A is for Annoying : A character that drove you up the wall 

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A character that drove me up the wall was Bob Ewall.  

7. A is for Ambivalent: A book you’re still not sure how you feel about

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A book that I’m still not sure how I feel about is Most of All You. 

8. A is for Anticipation: A book (new release or not) that you’re very much looking forward to reading

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A book that I’ve been looking forward to reading is Imaginary Friends. 

9. A is for Actually: A book you didn’t expect to like, but did 

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A book that I didn’t expect to like, but did is The Hating Game. 

10. A is for Affected: A character, book, or writer you feel is pretentious

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A character that I feel is pretentious is Jay Gatsby.  

11. A is for How’s It Going, Eh?: A book you liked by a Canadian writer, or one you want to read

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A book that I liked by a Canadian writer was Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Motgumary.  

12. A is for Anticlimactic: A book you thought fizzled out at the end

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A book that I thought fizzled out in thee end was A Stranger in the House. 

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Social Media Book Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the Social Media Book Tag. This tag was originally created by faultydevices. There has been an updated version that has added two more categories. The updated one is the version I will be doing. I don’t know who added the extra questions, however if you do know please let me know. Please leave me a comment down below letting me now what your answers are to these questions and what your favourite social media platform is. Hope you have a great day.  

Twitter- Your favorite shortest book.

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My favourite shortest book is The Five People You Meet in Heaven by Mitch Albom. 

Facebook- A book everybody pressured you into reading.

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A book everyone pressured me into reading is The Name of The Wind by Patrick Rothfuss. 

Tumblr- A book you read before it was cool.

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A book I read before t was cool was The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid. 

Myspace- A book you don’t remember whether you liked or not.

I do not have an answer to this question because I always remember if I like a book or    not. 

Instagram- A book that was so beautiful you had to Instagram it.

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A book that was so beautiful that I had to Instagram it would have to be Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carrol. 

Youtube- A book you wish would be turned into a movie.

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A book that I wish would be turned into a movie is Daisy Jones and the Six. 

Goodreads- A book you recommend to everyone.

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A book that I recommend to everyone is The Home for Unwanted Girls by Joanna Goodman. 

Skype- A book with characters that you wish you could talk to instead of just reading about.

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A book with characters that I wish I could talk to instead of just reading about is Little     Women by Louisa May Alcott. 

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Plan With Me Book Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post is all about my answers to the Plan With Me Book Tag. This tag was originally created by What’s My Page Again and I first saw this on Bookables. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your answers are to these questions. Hope you have a good day. 

1.) Pay day! – A book you would buy right now. Cost doesn’t matter!

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A book that I would buy right now and the cost doesn’t matter would be the Barnes and Noble edition of Little Women. It is just gorgeous. 

2.) Pay a bill – A book you would get rid of right now

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A book that I would get rid of right now is Behind Closed Doors. I read it last year and I hated it. 

3.) Doctor appointment – a book that makes you feel better when you are down

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A book that makes me feel better when I am down is I am The Messenger. It brings back my faith in humanity. 

4.) Meeting – a book or series you felt obligated to read because of the hype

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A book or series that I felt obligated to read because of the hype is the Kiss Quotient. I loved this book. It is worth the hype. 

5.) Lunch date – a book or series that you feel in love with because a friend recommended it to you. 

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A book or series that I fell in love with because a friend recommended it to me is the Boston Girl. This is now one of my favourite books of all time. It was such a well done story. 

6.) Work/school week – a book that was hard to get through

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A book that was hard to get through was Night by Elie Weisel. This book was hard to get through because it is a Elie’s memoir about his time during the Holocaust. It was heartbreaking and beautifully written. 

7.) Gym day – a book that gets your heart pumping because it was such an exciting page turner.

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A book that gets my heart pumping because it was such an exciting page turner is the Neighbours by Hannah Mary Mckinnon. 

8.) Date night – a book with your favourite romantic couple

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A book with one of my favourite romantic couples is To All the Boy’s I’ve Loved Before. I love Lara Jean and Peter together. They are so cute. 

9.) Vacation – a book or series you would want to binge on if you had all the time in the world.

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A book series that I would like to binge on if I had all the time in the world is the Anne of Green Gables series. I have only read the first two. 

10.) To Do List – a book that you keep meaning to get to but don’t have the time for

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A book that I have kept meaning to get to, but don’t have the time for is Leviathan Wakes by James S.A. Corey. I am so intimated by this book, but I want to read it. 

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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.