How to Train Your Dragon Book Tag

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Thank you Ava @ Reads, Rhythms, and Ruminations for tagging me! Don’t forget to check out her blog!

The movie How to Train Your Dragon was amazing. The story of unlikely friendship is so cute. Plus, Toothless is adorable. I mean, look at that face! Who wouldn’t fall in love with that?

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Rules:

– You may use these graphics (except for the banner)
– Link back to the original post and mention the creator (Jessica @ Pore Over the Pages).
– Include the credits section at the bottom of this post.
– Thank the blogger who tagged you.
– Tag everybody, tag nobody, tag somebody.
– Have fun!

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Top 5 Wednesday: Inaccurate Book Covers

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Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Thoughts on Tomes and created by Lainey @ Ginger Reads Lainey. You can check out the group’s Goodreads page to join and check out the topics of the month.

This Week’s Topic: inaccurate book covers

These are the covers where they either:

  1. completely irrelevant to the story
  2. the model on the front is nothing like the character described in the story
  3. the cover is cheesy but the story is not
  4. etc.

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August Anticipated Releases

August is right around the corner, which means more books are going to be released. This summer, there hasn’t been too many releases, but as the fall season approaches, there are more and more exciting releases that are coming up.

Here are my anticipated releases of August.

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3 Days, 3 Quotes (#1)

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Hello fellow reader! Hope you’re having a wonderful week because now you’re half way through and it’s two days until Friday! Yay! Hopefully you’re Wednesday isn’t going on too badly. Anyway, I was tagged to this book tag by Poppy over at Poppy’s Best of Books. Thanks so much for tagging me and sorry I couldn’t get to it sooner!

The rules are fairly simple:

-Thank the person who nominated you.
-Post a quote for three consecutive days.
-Nominate three new bloggers each day.

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The Quote (Day #1):

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“Monsters are easy, Miss Rook. They’re monsters. But a monster in a suit? That’s basically just a wicked man, and a wicked man is a more dangerous thing by far.”

– R.F. Jackaby, Jackaby

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I tag:

Ashleigh @ A Frolic Through Fiction

Winnie @ Geek Apprentice

Michelle @ The Reading Belle

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Until next time….

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March Wrap-Up

This month has been pretty uneventful. I was super tired the whole time (which isn’t the first time), and didn’t blog as much as I should have. At least I read more than I usually do.

However, like every month, I hope that I’ll do better in April. Maybe I will, maybe I won’t. Who knows?

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Beastly Bones

Some girls work in shops or sell flowers. Some girls find husbands and play house. I assist a mad detective in investigating unexplained phenomena-like fish that ought to be cats but seem to have forgotten how. My name is Abigail Rook, and this is what I do.

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Title: Beastly Bones
Series: Jackaby, #2
Author: William Ritter
Published: September 22, 2015
Edition: hardcover
Pages: 304
Goodreads page

Because I don’t want to spoil you, click the Goodreads link above for the synopsis. This series is a cross between Sherlock and Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Dr.Who (minus the time traveling sorry to disappoint).

ATTENTION: This is a spoiler-free review.
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Teaser Tuesday #4 (Mar. 8)

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This meme is hosted by MizB @ Books and a Beat. It’s pretty simple. All you have to do is follow these steps:
– Grab your current read
– Open to a random page
– Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page
– BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!)
– Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers!image

My Teaser

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Title: Beastly Bones
Series: Jackaby, #2
Author: William Ritter
Goodreads page

Our ride through the early-morning streets as a cold one, and so was the body at the end of it. Mrs. Beaumont lay on her back at the feet of a plush divan when we arrive, the intricate swirls and rosettes of a Persian carpet splaying out beneath her.

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Until next time….

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