The Naming (The Books of Pellinor #1) | Book Review

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The Books of Pellinor #1 | 492 Pages | 2006

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The Naming at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: The most mature “child” I have seen
  • Dude: A firmly closed book
  • Steaminess: Not applicable
  • Brutality: Human marshmallow

Pairs Well With

Whatever is in the magic flask

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Sunday Snooze | November 10, 2019

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So I have decided to try doing away with my monthly wrap-ups in favor of a quick weekly update. I was competing with myself and they turned into just a list of all the stuff I did, which wasn’t a ton of fun. Instead, I’m going to share a little about my life and the books, music etc. that I am loving or hating at the moment.

Reasons I DNF (did not finish) a Book

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I’m going to be honest. I have DNF’d like 6 books lately. For those who see these acronyms and wonder what in the heck i’m talking about, DNF means did not finish.

Those of us in book land like to turn an acronym into a verb… Which is totally normal right?

I rarely used to DNF, but lately I have been of the opinion that this is MY time i’m investing and it’s a bad investment of my time to read something that I don’t love. As a result, my review ratings have gone up a little and i’m okay with that. It means I’m spending energy on the books I love.

As for those in the DNF pile, I set them there for a handful of reasons.

The Wife Between Us | Spoiler-Free Book Review

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Standalone | 346 Pages | 2018

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The Wife Between Us at a Glance

  • Overall Rating: ★★★★
  • Heroine: Which one?
  • Dude: Older, but not wiser
  • Twisty: Solid twist
  • Brutality: Minor abuse scenes

Pairs Well With

Let’s just hydrate with some water on this one.

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