Breast Cancer Awareness month in review

Book Name: The Bucket List

Author: Georgia Clark

Genre: Adult Women’s Fiction

Publisher: Atria/Emily Bestseller Books

Publication Date: August 7, 2018

Ratings: ⭐⭐⭐⭐

It’s October and Breast Cancer Awareness Day is just around the corner so in, lieu of this very special awareness month, I chose to read a book about the diagnosis of the breast cancer gene and how such a discovery changes lives.

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Fandom Starter Pack: A handbook to fans

Well well well, look who’s here! Welcome to the guide that is going to help you learn the essentials to join a fandom. What is a fandom? The answer is very simple. A fandom is a community that consists of people who are active fans of a TV show/book/film.

To join a fandom, it is very important to know the basic terms and requirements. Since you are a newbie, this guide will help you make your job as a fangirl/fanboy much easier. This job requires creativity, determination, courage and the ability to handle the ‘feels’. Do not worry though, the guide will help you through it all!

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9 Books We’re Looking Forward To This September

As summer draws to an end and we turn the final pages of our summer reads, let’s take a quick look at which September releases are creating quite a buzz! The following nine books are the top picks by the Uncharted Routes team. Continue reading “9 Books We’re Looking Forward To This September”

In loving memory of Sasha Cade

“Death leaves a heartache no one can heal and love leaves a memory no one can steal”

Book Name: The Last Wish of Sasha Cade

Author: Cheyanne Young

Genre: Contemporary Young Adult

Ratings: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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What happens when the worlds of a chef and a baker collide?

Book Name: A Recipe for DisasterA-Recipe-fo-Disaster_FINAL

Author: Belinda Missen

Genre: Women’s Fiction

Publisher: HQ Digital

Publication Date: August 7, 2018

Book Acquired: ARC, Netgalley

Ratings: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

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5 books perfect for travelling

It’s summer time. La di da di daaa. Summer Summer Summer!

Summer is that time of the year when the maximum number of travel plans are in motion. Be it to a nearby city or across the oceans, to a new country or even a different continent. Airports are filled, bags are packed, boarding passes are ready to be scanned … but what’s missing? A good book to read in the long hours of plane travel, or even a train or bus.

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The Seven Deadly Sins [Tag]

This tag has been making rounds on book blogs and I came across it on Serendipitous Reads‘ blog (you’ll love her if you’re a bibliophile) and she tagged anyone reading the post. So here’s what I’m guilty of.

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Sirens, Pirates, Mermen and More…

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐

“A prince may be the subject of myth and legend,” he explains, “but he can’t live in them. He should live in the real world, where he can create them.” He looks solemn. “You should pay less mind to fairy tales, Elian, or that’s all you’ll become.”

When he leaves, I think about whether that would be awful, or beautiful. Could it really be such a bad thing, to become a story whispered to children in the dead of night? A song they sing to one another while they play.

The literary fiction world is being dominated by YA authors popping in on the scene left right and center. Amidst this overcrowded genre, the sub-genre of retold fairy tales has carved a niche for itself and authors like Sarah J. Maas and Renee Ahdieh have ensured that mark won’t fade away with the passing of time. Continue reading “Sirens, Pirates, Mermen and More…”