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Make Me Read It Read-a-thon 2017

Posted July 7, 2017 by Ely in Events, Make Me Read / 34 Comments
Make Me Read It Read-a-thon 2017

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, it’s this year’s Make Me Read It Read-a-thon announcement! Due to popular demand, Val @ The Innocent Smiley and I have bought this read-a-thon back for its third year. Thank you to everyone who asked about it, and we’re sorry it’s a little late! Anyway… What […]

Friends I’m Thankful For Knowing This Year

Posted November 19, 2016 by Ely in Other / 6 Comments
Friends I’m Thankful For Knowing This Year

Thanksgiving is coming up in America, and while we don’t celebrate here in Australia, I like the idea of being thankful for things. Also food, I really like food. Anyway, I wanted to share a list of some of the bloggers I’m thankful for having known this year. I’ve made more friends in 2016 than […]

20 Book Blogs I Love

Posted August 7, 2016 by Ely in Other / 39 Comments
20 Book Blogs I Love

Last month I saw a post The Bibliolater did, in which she shared 100 book blogs she loves. I really loved that, so I thought I’d share some of my own. These are blogs which I read every week, if not daily. I include all my ‘standard’ favourites/friends, as well as some new-to-me blogs. Without […]

Read-A-Long Diaries: Where To Go Next

Posted June 24, 2016 by Ely in Read-A-Long Diaries / 4 Comments
Read-A-Long Diaries: Where To Go Next

If you participated in Inge and I’s #readalongdiaries event then hopefully you’ve finished your reading of The Diary of a Young Girl by now. (Don’t stress if you haven’t!) I thought I’d share some recommendations for where to go next. Tales from the Secret Annex by Anne Frank Her diary is definitely Anne’s most known […]

Wolf by Wolf by Ryan Graudin

Posted May 16, 2016 by Ely in Reviews / 8 Comments
Wolf by Wolf by Ryan Graudin

Title: Wolf by Wolf Series: Wolf by Wolf #1 Author: Ryan Graudin Genre: YA Historical Publisher: Orion Children's Books Release Date: November 5th 2015 Format: Paperback Pages: 390 Source: Library Over ten years since the Nazis won the war, 18 yr old Yael has one mission: to kill Hitler – a captivating second novel from […]

Ely’s March Wrap-Up

Posted April 2, 2016 by Ely in Wrap-Up / 6 Comments
Ely’s March Wrap-Up

Hello my lovely bloggy people! So March, it’s been an interesting month. Uni started back up, so I’ve been pretty busy doing my work. Unfortunately though I’ve been really unwell all month. I spent a vast majority of this month asleep, hence the little subtitle there on my graphic. When I say ‘sleep’, I mean […]

Front Lines by Michael Grant

Posted February 24, 2016 by Ely in Entries From The Secret Annex, Events, Reviews / 1 Comment
Front Lines by Michael Grant

Title: Front Lines Series: Soldier Girl #1 Author: Michael Grant Genre: YA Historical Publisher: Electric Monkey Release Date: January 28th 2016 Format: Paperback Pages: 480 Source: Purchased A tense, exciting and moving new drama from the bestselling author of the GONE series. 1942. The fate of the world rests on a knife’s edge. And the […]