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Catching Up On Classics: What Are The Best Classic Books to Read When You Hate Classical Literature

Catching Up On Classics: What Are The Best Classic Books to Read When You Hate Classical Literature

We're strong advocates when it comes to never wasting your time on reading books you don't enjoy. Life's simply too short and there are TOO MANY books to waste your time reading something you hate. However, there's a time and a place for literature that isn't "fun" to read.

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Book vs. Movie - Which Do I Choose First?

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Book vs. Movie - Which Do I Choose First?

Over the years, I’ve gathered a significant amount of heartache, frustration, and annoyance at film adaptations of my favorite books—I’m looking at you, Warner Bros.  Kidding aside, I was more than just a little scared when they announced the adaptation for Shadow and Bone on Netflix. I know you’ve probably heard of it, and I know you’re probably just as excited as I am.  And I bet we can all agree that the trailer was absolutely perfect. Aside from a few inaccuracies of course.  *cough*  The Darkling’s eyes should have been grey. *cough*  That’s why I’m not at all surprised...

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Books to Read After the Red Rising Saga

Books to Read After the Red Rising Saga

  Let’s face it: the Red Rising Saga was a rollercoaster ride of events, emotions, and—well, bloodshed. And like most books that we invest much of our heart and soul into, you’re likely feeling dazed and confused.  What do I read next? What if I never find a book that lives up to what I just experienced?  I’m willing to bet my entire book collection that you’re here because you’re stuck in one of the worst kinds of ruts in the world—a reading slump. But don’t worry. I’m here to help, here some of the books that helped me get...

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Ink in the Blood (02/2020) by Kim Smejkal

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Ink in the Blood (02/2020) by Kim Smejkal

Tricksters, Rebellion and Heresy. Disclaimer: I was sent a advanced copy of Ink to review by the publisher. All thoughts hereafter are entirely my own and not sponsored/paid opinions. That said, this review is not spoiler free. For spoiler free ratings, follow me on my socials:   Facebook: www.facebook.com/idlemisadventures Instagram: www.instagram.com/idlemisadventures.   Ink in the Blood revolves around two rogue inklings—emissaries of a Divine delivering messages to her subjects. Swept away by a travelling carnival mob, they must prepare to dethrone the Divine and expose the biggest lie of all to save their newfound family.   As usual, this review...

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The Bird and the Blade by Megan Bannen Book Review

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The Bird and the Blade by Megan Bannen Book Review

  A Warrior's Worth is in His Sword.   The Bird and The Blade is a fast paced novel set around the events of a lost princess turned slave to their enemy. When her master falls and is forced to run away with his son, she is forced to accompany them. Where will fate leave them? On a frantic search for her master's son, they are led to many places and learn many lessons. The greatest of which is the true price of courage.   This review is not spoiler free! For the spoiler free version, follow me on instagram:...

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