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The Reading Slump: A Guide

As readers we’ve all felt or caught that deadly - okay…maybe not deadly, but definitely frustrating - feeling we call The Reading Slump. You know, that feeling when you just can’t enjoy reading or reading feels like such a chores. Or when you actually feel like reading but you just CAN’T.  *Cries in to book… Continue reading The Reading Slump: A Guide

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My #AsianLitBingo TBR

Evening night owls~ I'm constantly in reading slumps, and really suck at TBRs (and sticking to them) but nonetheless, I have decided to participate in the #AsianLitBingo challenge! Many of my closest book friends are taking part in this as a way to show support for Asian Lit as well as supporting Asian authors. I… Continue reading My #AsianLitBingo TBR

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Popular Series I’ve NEVER read

Welcome back to another episode of ALEX TRIES BLOGGING brought to you live by AZombieBooktuber *Insert cool joke to break the ice* I've complied a list of series I haven't read...yet  *sly wink*  SO HERE WE GO Red Queen - Victoria Aveyard  I've read three pages of this book and couldn't. MAYBE ONE DAY. Starbound… Continue reading Popular Series I’ve NEVER read

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Remind Me How This Ends by Gabrielle Tozer

Layla Montgomery's life fell apart at thirteen. After her mum died win a shock accident, Layla's grieving father packed their bags and forced her to leave behind everything she'd ever known.  Milo Dark has been stuck on pause since the Year 12 exams. His long-term girlfriend moved 300 kilometres away for uni, his mates bailed… Continue reading Remind Me How This Ends by Gabrielle Tozer

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The Unsuccessful Book Ban

I decided to go on a book ban.... BUT THEN HEAPS OF REALLY GOOD BOOKS CAME OUT !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them - Newt Scamander (J.K. Rowling) ~Bloomsbury~ Buying this edition was a must! Especially since the handbook is now updated with 6 new amazing, fantastic beasts. And while I was there,… Continue reading The Unsuccessful Book Ban

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Me, Earl and The Dying Girl – Jesse Andrews

Jesse Andrew’s debut novel, Me and Earl and The Dying Girl follows the life of Greg Gaines; a friendless, misogynistic, self centred seventeen year old struggling through his last year of high school and the ever growing burden of choosing colleges. Greg comes home one day to find his mother in a rather…depressed mood after… Continue reading Me, Earl and The Dying Girl – Jesse Andrews