Desert Island Books

This post is part of Top Ten Tuesday run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

Desert Island Discs is a pretty popular segment on BBC Radio 4. Some of the world’s most famous faces come along and list out the eight CDs they’d like to have with them if marooned on a desert island.

I’ve decided to put my own spin on it to create a list of the books I’d bring to stave off the boredom of a desert island.

You can also choose one luxury item that doesn’t help you to escape the island, so there goes my request for a copy of How to Build a Boat.

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Review: Get a Life Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert

Challenge prompt: Your favourite prompt from a past POPSUGAR Reading Challenge.

Blurb:

Chloe Brown is a chronically ill computer geek with a goal, a plan, and a list. After almost—but not quite—dying, she’s come up with seven directives to help her “Get a Life”, and she’s already completed the first: finally moving out of her glamorous family’s mansion. The next items?

• Enjoy a drunken night out.
• Ride a motorcycle.
• Go camping.
• Have meaningless but thoroughly enjoyable sex.
• Travel the world with nothing but hand luggage.
• And… do something bad.

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Books Set in the Sun

This post is part of Six for Sunday run by Steph from A Little but a Lot.

Escaping to the sun isn’t really on the cards right now, but I would still love to head off for a sun-filled getaway. Thankfully, there are plenty of books out there perfect for whisking you away to the sunshine.

I’ve tried to spread the destinations right across the world. So, whether you’re looking for a sunny European city break or a beautiful sun kissed beach in the tropics, I’ve got you covered.

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Review: The Whole Truth by Cara Hunter

Challenge prompt: A book with a black and white cover.

Blurb:

When an Oxford student accuses one of the university’s professors of sexual assault, DI Adam Fawley’s team think they’ve heard it all before. But they couldn’t be more wrong.

Because this time, the predator is a woman and the shining star of the department, and the student a six-foot male rugby player.

Soon DI Fawley and his team are up against the clock to figure out the truth. What they don’t realise is that someone is watching.

And they have a plan to put Fawley out of action for good…

Image via The Storygraph
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Book Blogger Terms You Need to Know

Whether you’re a complete newbie or a seasoned pro, new things often pop up throughout your book blogging life that will confuse you. There are so many things you feel like you need to learn, or should know if you’re going to be the best book blogger there is.

I’m going to try to decode some of them by sharing some of the book blogging terms you should know to help you become the best book blogger you can.

Think of this as the ultimate book blogging terms list, a helpful little guide to start you on the way.

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