Stacking the Shelves: Week 30

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Stacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews

Here are the rules:

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

  • Participants are to create their own Stacking the Shelves post and link bank to Tynga’s Reviews so more people can join the fun!
  • Posts can be laid out any way you want.
  • The host site posts updates on a Saturday but bloggers taking part can post any day they choose.
  • Visit Tynga’s Reviews on a Saturday and add your link.
  • Visit other participants sites to find out what they have added!

The rules are simple and it is a really fun way to showcase your books and see what other bloggers are excited about this week! Not to mention the fact that it is a good way to interact with and get to know other bloggers!


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WWW Wednesdays: Week 24

www_wednesdays4WWW Wednesdays is a weekly meme hosted by Should Be Reading

To play along, just answer the following three (3) questions…

1. What are you currently reading?
2. What did you recently finish reading?
3. What do you think you’ll read next?

I am already taking part in quite a few memes but this one looked like a lot of fun so I couldn’t pass up the chance to take part!

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Top Ten Books People Have Been Telling You That You MUST Read

top ten tuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is:

Top Ten Books People Have Been Telling You That You MUST Read

(whether because they think it’s a “you” book or it’s just been generally recommended so often)

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Stacking the Shelves: Week 29

stacking the shelvesStacking The Shelves – a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews

Here are the rules:

Stacking The Shelves is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. This means you can include books you buy in physical store or online, books you borrow from friends or the library, review books, gifts and of course ebooks!

  • Participants are to create their own Stacking the Shelves post and link bank to Tynga’s Reviews so more people can join the fun!
  • Posts can be laid out any way you want.
  • The host site posts updates on a Saturday but bloggers taking part can post any day they choose.
  • Visit Tynga’s Reviews on a Saturday and add your link.
  • Visit other participants sites to find out what they have added!

The rules are simple and it is a really fun way to showcase your books and see what other bloggers are excited about this week! Not to mention the fact that it is a good way to interact with and get to know other bloggers!


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Flailing and Fangirling: Dragon Age: Inquisition

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Now, I may have mentioned a time or two on this blog that I am a bit of a gamer. I particularly love RPG’s. I have already discussed my love of BioWare games but I don’t think I have ever been as excited for a game as I am for Dragon Age: Inquisition. With every news reveal I get more and more excited for this game!

Gamescom is this week (held in Cologne) and I have spent most of this morning catching up on all the latest news about Dragon Age. I was also really excited to see that there was a new trailer – and it is glorious!!

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Top Ten Books I’m Not Sure I Want To Read

top ten tuesdayTop Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created by The Broke and The Bookish. This week’s theme is:

Top Ten Books I’m Not Sure I Want To Read

Books you may have bought but aren’t sure if you are into it anymore, books you wanted to read but heard mixed things about, hyped books you aren’t sure about — basically any book that has you going, “TO READ OR NOT TO READ?”

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I have decided to focus on books I have bought but I am not sure if I will read or not. I have rather a lot of these so it was difficult trying to narrow it down!

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ARC Review: Fool’s Assassin

fool's assassinTitle: Fool’s Assassin
Author: Robin Hobb
Series: The Fitz and The Fool Trilogy #1
Pages: 667
Publisher: Random House Publishing
Published Date: August 12 2014
Genre: Fantasy
Format: eARC
Source: Netgalley/Edelweiss
Link: Goodreads

Tom Badgerlock has been living peaceably in the manor house at Withywoods with his beloved wife Molly these many years, the estate a reward to his family for loyal service to the crown.

But behind the facade of respectable middle-age lies a turbulent and violent past. For Tom Badgerlock is actually FitzChivalry Farseer, bastard scion of the Farseer line, convicted user of Beast-magic, and assassin. A man who has risked much for his king and lost more…

On a shelf in his den sits a triptych carved in memory stone of a man, a wolf and a fool. Once, these three were inseparable friends: Fitz, Nighteyes and the Fool. But one is long dead, and one long-missing.

Then one Winterfest night a messenger arrives to seek out Fitz, but mysteriously disappears, leaving nothing but a blood-trail. What was the message? Who was the sender? And what has happened to the messenger?

Suddenly Fitz’s violent old life erupts into the peace of his new world, and nothing and no one is safe.


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