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Monday, November 13, 2017 5 helms, Biographies & Memoirs, Reviews

The Happiest Refugee: A Memoir by Anh Do

Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Read Harder Reading Challenge 2017 (5. Read a book by an immigrant or with a central immigration narrative.) It was pure coincidence I picked Anh Donh’s memoir to feature in my immigrant challenge and it was such a great way to reconnect with Australia after my months of […]

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Random Illustrated Facts: A Collection of Curious, Weird, and Totally Not Boring Things to Know by Mike Lowery

Title: Random Illustrated Facts: A Collection of Curious, Weird, and Totally Not Boring Things to Know Author: Mike Lowery Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels / Reference / Non-fiction Publisher: Workman Publishing Company Release Date: 31st Oct 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC I’m a curious person by nature….I have this insatiable thirst for knowledge and […]

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Tuesday, July 11, 2017 2017 Releases, 5 helms, Entertainment, Reviews

101 Things to Do Instead of Playing on Your Phone by Ilka Heinemann

Title: 101 Things to Do Instead of Playing on Your Phone Author: Ilka Heinemann Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Release Date: 1st August 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Such a fun book and it made me smile! So many things we forget […]

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Murder in Mayfair by D.M Quincy

Title: Murder in Mayfair #1 Series: Atlas Catesby Mysteries Author: D.M Quincy Genre: Historical Mystery Publisher: Crooked Lane Books Release Date: 11th July 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Read Harder Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Oooh, D.M Quincy, you did a mighty fine […]

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The Sea Is Quiet Tonight: A Memoir by Michael H. Ward

Title: The Sea Is Quiet Tonight: A Memoir Author: Michael H. Ward Genre: Memoir/LGBTQIA Publisher: Querelle Press Release Date: 1st November 2016 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley RC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 This is Michael Ward’s and Mark Halberstadt’s story- a chronicle of two gay men, their […]

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MANGA CLASSICS: Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen, Po Tse & Stacy King

Title: MANGA CLASSICS: Pride & Prejudice Author: Stacy King (Story Adaptation), Po Tse (Art by), Jane Austen (Original Story) Genre: Manga/Comics/Graphic Novels/Historical Romance Publisher: Udon Entertainment Release Date: 17th September 2014 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley RC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 First, a few details: 1) My […]

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Monday, March 20, 2017 2017 Releases, 5 helms, Cookbooks/Recipes, Reviews

Salt Block Grilling by Mark Bitterman

Title: Salt Block Grilling:70 Recipes for Outdoor Cooking with Himalayan Salt Blocks Author: Mark Bitterman Genre: Cookbooks/Recipes Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Release Date: April 4th 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 I requested this out of curiosity….Cooking on Himalayan salt blocks??! Never […]

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The Little Mermaid by Metaphrog (Hans Christian Anderson)

Title: The Little Mermaid Author: Metaphrog (Hans Christian Anderson) Genre: Graphic Novel/Children's Books Publisher: Papercutz Release Date: 04 Apr 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Oh Lord this version always breaks my heart…..Absolutely stunning pictures dominated by my favourite hues of blues, […]

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Unicorn Crossing by Dana Simpson

Title: Unicorn Crossing #5 Series: Heavenly Nostrils Series Author: Dana Simpson Genre: Comic/Children's Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Release Date: March 28th 2017 Format: Ebook Source: Netgalley ARC Reading Challenges: Good Reads Reading Challenge 2017 Netgalley & Edelweiss Reading Challenge 2017 Read Harder Reading Challenge 2017 Where do I get myself a unicorn? I want one! […]

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2017 Reading Challenges

Good Reads

2017 Reading Challenge

Vellum has read 1 book toward her goal of 40 books.
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Netgalley & Edelweiss

34 out of 25 books (136%)

Oldie but a Goodie

5 out of 10 books (50%)

Read Harder

13 out of 24 books (54.166666666667%)