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About battybibliophile

If you’ve somehow found your way to this blog, hello! I created this blog for (mostly) book related posts. I’m not entirely certain about the potential content that will find its way here, but I have some ideas. I will probably use this space for reviewing books, posting short thoughts on what I’m reading (or planning to read), quotes, rants, etc.

Top 5 Wednesday: Books I read before bookish social media

T5W is a weekly meme created by Lainey from gingerreadslainey, now hosted by Sam from ThoughtsOnTomes. You can check out the goodreads group to learn more.   August 23rd: Books from Before You Joined ________ — These are some of your favorite books from … Continue reading

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Poetry Tuesday: August 22nd

My internet is up again, sort of, finally, so I’m trying to work on blogs posts for this week. I’m still not sure if Poetry Tuesday is going to be a regular thing or if I’ll do away with it … Continue reading

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ISPs suck; I’m a cat whisperer: an update

My home internet has been down since sometime between 10am and 5pm Saturday, so my posting schedule is not happening this week 😡 My ISP is sooo great. In other non-bookish news, I’m a cat mom. Again. We found two … Continue reading

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Harry Potter Moment of the Week: August 17th

This weekly meme was created by Uncorked Thoughts and is now hosted by Lunar Rainbows. The topic this week is: Favorite Hogwarts Founder. Or whichever one fascinates you the most. I’m stepping out of my house (Ravenclaw) for this one and going with Helga Hufflepuff. … Continue reading

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Top 5 Wednesday: August 16th

T5W is a weekly meme created by Lainey from gingerreadslainey, now hosted by Sam from ThoughtsOnTomes. You can check out the goodreads group to learn more.   August 16th: Characters’ Fitness Routines You Want — This can be interpreted a bunch of different ways! … Continue reading

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Poetry Tuesday: August 15th

Ho-ly craaaap :O It’s been two freaking months since I did a Poetry Tuesday. I was never sure if I wanted to do it weekly, anyway, but eesh. I thought I’d at least put out one a month This week, I’ve … Continue reading

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Must Read Mondays: August 14th

Must Read Monday is a weekly thing I do here to recommend books I’ve read and enjoyed. I might sometimes throw in something I gave 3 stars to, but for the most part they’re books I gave a 4-5 star … Continue reading

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First Lines Fridays: August 11th

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? The Rules: Pick a book off … Continue reading

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Book Review: Escapism: Words + Photos by Candice Lee

Genres: poetry; photography Why I read it: I won a copy in a goodreads giveaway. Also, poetry. Who I’d recommend it to: This one is tough, but I would probably recommend it to someone going through a breakup.   My … Continue reading

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Top 5 Wednesday: 2nd Book Was the Best

T5W is a weekly meme created by Lainey from gingerreadslainey, now hosted by Sam from ThoughtsOnTomes. You can check out the goodreads group to learn more.   August 9th: Second Book is Best –We’ve talked about series that went downhill, and series that are … Continue reading

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