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Book Buying Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the Book Buying Tag. This tag was created by Megan Oliver. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your answers are to these questions. Hope you have a great day. 

1-Where do you buy your books from? 

I buy my books from Chapters, Book Outlet and Book Depository. 

2-Do you ever pre orders book and if so do you do this in store or online?

I don’t normally pre-order books. When I do I do this online. 

3-On average, how many books do you buy a month?

On average I buy 10 books a month. 

4-Do you used your local library?

I use my local library for audiobooks and graphic novels. 

5-If so- how my books can you/do you borrow at a time?

At a time I can borrow 25 books, I usually borrow 8 books at a time. 

6-What is your opinion on library books? 

I love library books. I think we should all support our local library. It’s great if you are on a budget. 

7-How do you feel about charity shop/second hand books?

I love charity shops and second hand books because you are supporting a bigger cause and people. 

8-Do you keep your read and TBR pile together/on the same book shelf or not? 

I keep my TBR pile for the month on my nightstand and the rest of my TBR books on my bookshelves. 

9-Do you plan to read all of the books that you own? 

I do plan on reading all of the books that own. However I do not think that will ever happen. 

10-What do you do with books you that you own that you feel you will never read/felt you did not enjoy?

I give the books that I will never read or felt that I didn’t enjoy them to my friends and charitable stores. 

11-Have you ever donated books?

I have donated books before. 

12-Have you ever been on a book buying ban? 

I have never been on a book buying ban. 

13-Do you feel that you buy too many books?

I do feel like sometimes I buy too many books. 

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All About Reading Books Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post. Is all about the All About Reading Books Tag. This tag was originally created by Lines and Life blog. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your answers are for this tag. Hope you have a great day. 

1. What do you look for most when you pick up a book?

A) A beautiful writing style

B) A character driven story

C) A plot driven story

I would chose A) A beautifully writing style because I fall in love with the writing first before anything else. 

2. What are your pet peeves in books?

My pet peeves in books are deckled pages and when books have a cover change before the series is completed and cheating in books. 

3. If you could print one quote on your wall, which one would it be?

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If I could print one quote on my wall it would be “ I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.” This quotes is from Little Women. I just love this quote and it’s meaning. 

4. Which genre would you like to explore more?

The genre that I would like to explore the most is non-fiction because I don’t really read a lot of it but I’m fascinated by it at the dame time. 

5. Was there ever a movie adaptation you liked better than the book?

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Yes there has been a movie adaption that I liked better than the book and that is Stand by Me. The movie Stand by Me was adapted from the short story The Body by Stephen King. The movie just adds much amazing context that the short story doesn’t give. 

6. If one of your favorite books would be adapted or get a new adaptation, which book would it be and which role would you like to play?

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If one of my favourite books would get a new adaptation it would be Anne of Green Gables. The role I would play is Anne because I love her, I aspire to be her and I also love Gilbert. 

7. A hyped book you wouldn’t recommend at all?

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A hyped book that I wouldn’t recommend that all is Throne of Glass. I have so many problems with that book series. 

8. A book that highly influenced your life and way of thinking?

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A book that highly influenced my life and way of thinking is I am The Messenger. This book restored my faith in humanity. 

9. Are you a fan of re-reading books, do you do it often?

I am a fan of re-reading books and I feel like I do it occasionally. Not as often as I would like to. 

10. Which book title could easily be the title of your life?

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A book title that could easily be the title of my life is My Plain Jane because I don’t live an extraordinary life. 

11. Which book should be required reading for everyone?

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A bool that should be requited reading to everyone is The Perks of Being a Wallflower. This is the type of book that I believe everyone would get something out of and feel connected to the main character in some way. 

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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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The Book Colours Tag

Hello lovelies! How are you? Today’s blog post is all about my answers to the Book Colours Tag. This tag was originally created by Books With Dylan. I have done this tag already, but with the colour yellow. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what your favourite book colour is. Hope you have a great day.

1. Choose a colour.

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2. Show all your books in that colour.

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3. Separate colour by read/unread.

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

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5. What is your favourite book?

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6. What is your favourite book cover?

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7. What is you least favourite book cover?

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8. What is a book you want to buy? 

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

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12 Days of Christmas Book Tag

Hello lovelies. How are you? Today’s blog post is all about the 12 Days of Christmas Book Tag. This tag was created by LizzieLovesBooks. Please leave me a comment down below letting me know what favourite Christas song is?

1. A Partridge in a pear tree: Favorite Stand-Alone Book?

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One of my favourite stand alone book is A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness. It is so well written, the plot is amazing and it just rips your heart out and stomps on it. I still think about this book till this day.

2. Two Turtle Doves: Fictional OTP/Favorite Ship?

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My favourite ship is Lara Jean and Peter from To All the Boy’s I’ve Loved Before trilogy. They are just so cute tgether. They make my heart melt. 

3.Three French Hens: Favorite Trilogy?

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One of my favourite trilogies is the Themis Files trilogy by Sylvain Neuval. It is an epic alien invasion story. 

4. Four Calling Birds: Favorite Fictional Beast/Creature?

My favourite fictional creatures are dragons. They are just so bad ass. 

5. Five Golden Rings: Show 5 Golden Books

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6. Six Geese a Laying: Rotten egg- What’s your least favorite book?

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One of my least favourite books is Behind Closed Doors. This book was just awful. 

7. Seven Swans a Swimming: Show a Book with Water on the Cover

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A book cover with water on the cover is The Forever Summer.

8. Eight Maids a Milking: What fictional food do you wish you could taste?

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The fictional food that I wish I could taste would have to be ButterBeer from the Harry Potter series. I know that you can make your own ButterBeer, but it’s not the same. I want to be with Harry, Ron and Hermione while Im drinking it. 

9. Nine Ladies Dancing: Favorite dance between two characters?

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My favourite dance between two characters would have to be the dance scene in the Perks of Being a Wallflower between Charlie and Sam. I like it because it is the first time that Charlie get out of his shell. 

10. Ten Lords a Leaping: Favorite Book-To-Movie-Adaptation?

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My favourite book-to-movie adaptation is Stand By Me. This movie was based off of a Stephen King short story called the Body. The movie did such a good job. 

11. Eleven Pipers Piping: Favorite Book-To-Movie-Adaptation Soundtrack?

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My favourite book-to-movie adaptation soundtrack is Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows Part 1. It is just so magical and haunting. 

12. Twelve Drummers Drumming: It’s the end of the song; what’s your favorite book ending?

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My favourite book ending would have to be the Neighbors by Hannah Mary McKinnon. The ending blew me away. 

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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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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.