The Monday List: My Favorite Romance Novels

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! Well, it's been a while since I've posted one … Continue reading The Monday List: My Favorite Romance Novels

The Monday List: Historical Fiction I Actually Enjoyed

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! While I enjoy certain historical periods and have enjoyed … Continue reading The Monday List: Historical Fiction I Actually Enjoyed

The Monday List: Books Set On and Around Halloween/Samhain

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! I am, of course, not a fan of Halloween, … Continue reading The Monday List: Books Set On and Around Halloween/Samhain

The Monday List: Books Masquerading as Something Else

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! Since Halloween is the time to don a mask … Continue reading The Monday List: Books Masquerading as Something Else

The Monday List: Witchy Books

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! I'm not a fan of Halloween, but I am … Continue reading The Monday List: Witchy Books

The Monday List: Books that Scared Me

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I've been having a fantastic time putting together my Curated Bookshelf every month, but there are some themes where I just can't find 12 books for it (yet). So I've decided to share these shorter lists on Mondays (most Mondays, at least). I hope you enjoy! Even though Halloween now seems to start in August … Continue reading The Monday List: Books that Scared Me

Indie Books That Fooled Me Into Thinking They Were Traditionally Published

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Indie and self-published books often get a bad rap for being inferior to traditionally published books. I've been reading them for over a decade and have certainly run into my fair share of poorly written and edited indie and self-published books. But there have also been some absolute gems, some of which have fooled me … Continue reading Indie Books That Fooled Me Into Thinking They Were Traditionally Published

Books That Remind Me of Other Books: The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville

BTRMOB: The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville

As a lifelong book lover, I've read so many books that many of the books I read now remind me of books I've read before. Today I'll be talking about all the books The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville remind me of. From Amazon: 1. Garden Spells by Sarah Addison Allen. It's the magical realism mostly. My mom … Continue reading Books That Remind Me of Other Books: The Memory Collectors by Kim Neville

Just a Whole Lot of Self-Published Fantasy

September in Self-Published Fantasy Month, so I'm sharing some self-published fantasy novels I've enjoyed over the years

So, I've been reading a lot about something called Self-Published Fantasy Month, which occurs in September. It's all about reading self-published fantasy books during the month of September. I remember reading about it last year, but was too busy to fit it in. Since I love supporting self-published authors, I made a mental note to … Continue reading Just a Whole Lot of Self-Published Fantasy