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Review: When We Collided – Emery Lord

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Absent parent; Bipolar disorder; Car accident (mentioned); Death of a parent; Depression; Heart attack; Self-harm; Psychiatric hospitalisation I recieved When We Collided for Christmas, and it was the perfect book to round off my reading in 2020. When We Collided covers many aspects of mental health, which I feel is really… Continue reading Review: When We Collided – Emery Lord

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Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse – Charlie Mackesy

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ One of the many books that I recieved for Christmas this year was The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse. I read it in one sitting - and in under half an hour! This was one of the most uplifting books that I have ever read - filled with insirational quotes… Continue reading Review: The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse – Charlie Mackesy

My Years in Books

My 2020 in books

What books did I read in 2020?

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Review: Mistletoe and Murder – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Blackmail; Car crash (past); Death of parents (past); Murder; Racism; Sexism It has become a tradition that every year, I read Mistletoe and Murder from around the 20th of December, so that I finish it on Christmas Eve. Even though this is the fifth time that I am reading this book,… Continue reading Review: Mistletoe and Murder – Robin Stevens

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Review: The Sun is Also a Star – Nicola Yoon

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Cheating; Depression; Immigration Battle; Racism; Suicidal ideation; Toxic family; Violence The Sun is Also a Star is a book that I had been meaning to buy for years, but I never actually got round to owning this book until earlier this year. It was more than worth the wait though, as… Continue reading Review: The Sun is Also a Star – Nicola Yoon

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Review: A Court of Frost and Starlight – Sarah J. Maas

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warning: Sex scenes A Court of Frost and Starlight was a lovely mini-conclusion to the first trilogy in the A Court of Thorns and Roses series. I loved how it combined all of the familiar characters from the Night Court to tell a story that was completely different from what we have… Continue reading Review: A Court of Frost and Starlight – Sarah J. Maas

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Review: El Principito – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ El Principito is a French children's story that has been translated into many languages. I have read the Spanish translation of this book. This was a story that I did overall enjoy, even if the storyline did seem a bit 'lost' in places. I found it to be a book where I wasn't… Continue reading Review: El Principito – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin – Sarah J. Maas

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Trigger Warnings: Blood; Death; Emotionally abusive relationship (past, referenced); Rape (past, referenced); Sex scenes; Violence; War In the third instalment of the A Court of Thorns and Roses series by Sarah J. Maas, everything tied together perfectly at the end, yet I felt that at times during the first/middle parts, it wasn’t as… Continue reading Review: A Court of Wings and Ruin – Sarah J. Maas

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Review: Death Sets Sail – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Trigger Warnings: Blood; Drowining (mentioned); Murder; Poisoning (mentioned) *This review contains no spoilers* Wow. I have no words. I think I felt every emotion possible during reading Death Sets Sail. Happy, sad, scared - you name it. This is the fastest I have EVER read a book (under 12 hours). If it wasn’t… Continue reading Review: Death Sets Sail – Robin Stevens

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Day 10! Review: The Case of the Drowned Pearl – Robin Stevens

Day 10: Murder Most Unladylike Challenge Timescales: DatePostJuly 27thMurder Most Unladylike ReviewJuly 28thArsenic for Tea ReviewJuly 29thFirst Class Murder ReviewJuly 30thJolly Foul Play ReviewJuly 31stCream Buns and Crime ReviewAugust 1stA Spoonful of Murder ReviewAugust 2ndThe Case of the Missing Treasure ReviewAugust 3rdDeath in the Spotlight ReviewAugust 4thTop Marks for Murder ReviewAugust 5thThe Case of the… Continue reading Day 10! Review: The Case of the Drowned Pearl – Robin Stevens