The Friday 56 & Friday Book Beginnings # 46

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The Friday 56 is hosted by Freda’s Voice and asks you to turn to page 56 (or 56% in your e reader) of your book (any book) and share a sentence or two that doesn’t have spoilers.

Book Beginnings is hosted by Rose City Reader and is about sharing the first sentence or so of the book you’re currently reading.

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T5W: Most Disappointing Reads of 2018

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Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme created by gingerreadslainey and now it is hosted by Thoughts on Tomes .  If you are interested in taking part in T5W visit the Goodreads group.

Disappointing reads… there were quite a few of them last year even though a lot of the books I read in 2018 were average though most of them were good and enjoyable. I read 56 books last year which was a lot for someone like me and on looking back at my year in books I have spotted some that were not I was expecting in an average way and some in a negative way, here are 5 books that were the worst of last year 😛 😉

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TTT: New-to-Me Authors I Read In 2018

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Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June 2010 but was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl come January 2018. It was made through the love of lists, books and to bring readers together.

At first I thought I hadn’t read that many books from new authors in 2018, but a look on my Goodreads says otherwise! There are quite a lot of new authors I discovered last year, and this year I have made it a goal to finish off as many series I’ve started in the past. The authors I have included in this list are authors that I will be reading more from in the coming years, I might have mixed feelings about the first books I read from them or I might love them, but either way these are authors I’ll be looking out for in the future and have further plans to read from. This year has so far proven very slow in reading progress even though I seem to have gotten over my time change adjustment now…. Either way I will include the covers of the books I read and my list is as follows 🙂

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Down the TBR Hole #36

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Down the TBR Hole is a bookish tag created by Lost in a Story It is made to help us shorten our ever growing TBR piles!

Here’s how it works:

  • Go to your goodreads to-read shelf.
  • Order on ascending date added.
  • Take the first 5 (or 10 or 15 or 20, if you’re feeling adventurous) books
  • Read the synopses of the books
  • Decide: keep it or should it go?
  • Keep track of where you left off so you can pick up there next week!

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The Sunday Post #73 Stacking the Shelves #75

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The Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted by Kimba@ Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a place to share news and recap the previous week, showcase books and things we have received.

Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme created by Tynga’s Reviews where we share our newly added books.

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