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Welcoming in October: Time for Halloween Reads!


The air is getting a little chillier. Green leaves are transforming into vibrant yellows, oranges, and reds. Apples are ripe and ready to be picked to snack on, make pies and apple crisp with. And slowly, pumpkins are making an appearance too, waiting for the right family to turn them into handsome or haunting jack-o-lanterns.

This time of year is my absolute favourite. Not only is October time for autumn weather, but it is also spook season. The people who know me best know that I love Halloween. It’s my favourite holiday. I can’t seem to get enough of the folklore and traditions. I always make an efforts to watch my favourite Halloween movies every year too.

This month I’m hoping to read as many Halloween themed books as I can. They’ll be spooky, mysterious, suspenseful, or scary. Continue reading

Book Haul: Building My Library: Spring Reads


Building My Library is my personal weekly book haul meme. I share the books that I’m adding to my reading collection. This will include: books I buy from the store or online, borrow from friends or the public library,  advanced reading copies (books for review), gifts, audio books, and ebooks.

Spring is here! Or, so says my calendar. Do you know what that means? Time for some Spring/Summer reads! The buzz has already started for some titles, and so far, I’ve managed to get my hands on a few of them from publishers and bought some books that I’ve just been dying to read too.

Here are the books that are calling my shelves home this week:

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Veronica Mars: The Thousand Dollar Tan Line by Rob Thomas and Jennifer Graham

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton Continue reading