Avengers Book Tag 🏷

I saw this tag over on both Sara the Bibliophagist and Kristin @ KristinKravesBooks blogs and since Endgame is all everyone has been talking about the last few month I figured I would give it a go as well.

 *Fun Fact* I haven’t seen any of the Avenger movies… 🤷🏾‍♀️

IRON MAN: A BOOK THAT MADE YOU LAUGH OUT LOUD

Heretics Anonymous by Katie Henry – Michael was actually super witty in this book and there were a few instances where I caught myself laughing at one of his jokes.

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CAPTAIN AMERICA: A BOOK THAT SENDS A POSITIVE MESSAGE

Simon vs. the Homosapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli – The overall message about loving and accepting yourself for who you are really shone from this book!

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THOR: A BOOK WITH A CHARACTER’S STRENGTH YOU ADMIRE

Red Sister by Mark Lawrence – Nuna had to endure so much in her short life and it feels like she doesn’t get a reprieve at all throughout the course of the book.

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BLACK WIDOW: A BOOK WITH A KICK-ASS FEMALE PROTAGONIST

Skyward by Brandon Sanderson – I loved Spensa’s character in this book! She refuses to give up on her dreams even though she is shunned by literally everyone!

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HULK: A BOOK THAT MADE YOU INCREDIBLY ANGRY

Circe by Madeline Miller – Not really angry more so disappointed. This book was so incredibly hyped and acclaimed but I was just bored by this book!

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HAWKEYE: AN UNDERRATED BOOK YOU THINK MORE PEOPLE SHOULD PAY ATTENTION TO

Sky in the Deep by Adrienne Young – I just read this book recently and absolutely loved it! It did come out last year and I may have missed the memo but I haven’t heard a lot of people talk about it.

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*BONUS* LOKI: A BOOK WITH A TWIST OR SURPRISE THAT TRICKED YOU

The Death of Mrs Westaway by Ruth Ware – I definitely had my predictions as I progressed throughout the book but lo and behold I was completely wrong!

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Quick Fire Fantasy Book Tag🏷

I was kind of coming up blank on what to post today until I seen this fun fantasy tag that your kind of not supposed to think to much about just write down the first thing that came to mind which is what I did! See the original tag HERE!

5 STAR BOOK

The Final Empire by Brandon Sanderson – this is the first book of the Mistborn Trilogy an amazing adult fantasy series that I absolutely devoured! The first book established the characters and the world so wonderfully and the plot expands and builds up so intricately over the course of the series.

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ALWAYS GOING TO RECOMMEND

The Stormlight Archives by Brandon Sanderson – another wonderful series by Brandon Sanderson that I cannot recommend enough. Granted this is a very convoluted, epic series with each book over 1000 pages so I would say it’s definitely not for those just beginning their foray into the world of fantasy. But if you are a high/epic fantasy lover I would 100% recommend if you haven’t picked them up yet!

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OWN IT BUT HAVEN’T READ IT YET

The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang – a very popular fantasy read that came out last year, also one of my most anticipated books on my TBR simply because of the hype that was surrounding it. When it comes to hype around fantasy books nine times out of ten I will pick them up and give them a read simply because I just simply love fantasy.

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WOULD READ IT AGAIN

A Court of Thorns and Roses Series by Sarah J Maas – It’s been over two years now since I first completed this series and I really enjoyed it in particular A Court of Mist and Fury. That book just blew me away let me tell you! But because its such a polarising series I kind of want to give it a reread and see if I have the same feelings the second time around.

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IN ANOTHER WORLD

The Lord of the Rings Series by J.R.R Tolkien – I have just always been fascinated by Middle Earth as well as the Undying Lands. When I read the books I was just so immersed in the details of the world and I loved how expansive and immensely real this fantastical realm seemed.

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BACK ON EARTH

Harry Potter Series by J.K. Rowling – I’ve really been on a Harry Potter kick of late and it seems like my mind never strays day from the Wizarding World.

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Books I WANT to read, but don’t want to READ Tag🏷

I seen this Tag floating around a few different blogs and thought why not I haven’t done a Tag in while!

Please see the original tag  for the rules!

1: A book that you feel you need to read because everyone talks about it

The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi – I didn’t actively pursue this book but because I had seen it on my social media soooo much as soon as I seen the physical book in a bookstore I had to buy it immediately!

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2: A book that’s really long

The Black Prism by Brent Weeks – this is the longest book on my physical TBR, 629 pages seems like a lot to most people but as a high/epic fantasy reader this is kind of average sized. Very excited to get into this series though!

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3: A book you’ve owned / had on your TBR for too long

The Host by Stephanie Meyer – I seen it on sale at a thrift store and I thought hmm I have all her others book, why not? That was about 5 years ago now and I still haven’t touched it!

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4: A book that is ‘required’ reading

(eg, school text, really popular classic – something you feel obligated to read!)

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte – Never got around to it, but I still want to read it just to be included in the conversation lol.

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5: A book that intimidates you

The Diviners by Libba Bray – simply because this series is very well loved and I don’t know if I’m going to love it as much as everyone else.

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6: A book that you think might be slow

The Handmaids Tale by Margaret Atwood – I’ve been meaning to read this for a while now and it’s on my TBR for this month but I have a feeling it’s going to be very slow paced!

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7: A book you need to be in the right mood for

The Astonishing Colour of After by Emily X.R. Pan – From what I’ve heard about this book it deals with a lot of grief, and I really need to be in the right mindset to get into those kinds of books.

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8: A book you’re unsure if you will like

Daisy Jones and the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid – I’ve heard the synopsis and I’ve seen a couple of reviews already and this book just isn’t my style, but I still think I have to read it.

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Netflix Book Tag🏷

I’ve seen this tag floating around a lot and it looked like a lot of fun so I figured why not give it a go!!

Recently Watched (The last book you finished reading)

The last book I finished was Truthwitch by Susan Dennard

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Top Picks (A book/books that have been recommended to you based on books you have previously read)

One I have been recommended heaps and have every intention of reading sometime this year is The Poppy War by R.F. Kuang

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Recently Added (The last book you bought)

The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson

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Popular on Netflix (Books that everyone knows about 2 you’ve read and 2 you have not read)

Two I’ve read are the Cruel Prince by Holly Black and Queen of Air and Darkness by Cassandra Clare and two I haven’t read are Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo and The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas

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Comedies (A funny book)

I don’t remember actively laughing out loud to any books in particular but if I had to choose one I would have to say probably Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson.

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Dramas (A character who is a drama queen/king)

From what I’ve read recently I would have to say Lara Jean from To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before

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Animated (A book with cartoons on the cover)

All I could find in my collection was Carry On by Rainbow Rowell.

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Watch It Again (A book/book series that you want to re-read)

I’ve just posted this recently but I want to get around to rereading the Grisha Trilogy again very soon!

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Documentaries (A non-fiction book you’d recommend to everyone)

I don’t read a lot of non-fiction and nothing immediately springs to mind…

Action and Adventure (An action packed book)

Kingdom of Ash by Sarah J Maas, definitely one of the most action packed books I’ve read in a while!

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New Releases (A book that just came out or will be coming out soon that you can’t wait to read)

Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi, highly anticipating this book!

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Max: Tag some people!!

I tag anyone who wants to give this tag a go it was a lot of fun!

No Disclaimers Book Tag 🏷

I thought I would have a little fun and do the No Disclaimers Book Tag! I love doing tags, I’ve seen this one a few times before and thought why not give it a go!

Which trope(tropes) in books annoy you the most? I think a super placid, naïve, underwhelming female protagonist. The one who always needs to be rescued or can’t function without a man by her side…

Which writer or writers do you feel are overrated/over hyped? I would have to say Holly Black, I’ve only read The Cruel Prince and The Wicked King by her and I was underwhelmed.

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What are your least favourite books you’ve read since blogging? I’m going to have to say The Darkest Minds series.

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A terrible ending that ruined an otherwise quality book? I read the Raven Cycle last year and really enjoyed the build-up of anticipation over the course of the series but the ending in The Raven King was a little stale.

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What fictional character(s) you wish were not killed off? I’m still low-key not over Professor Dumbledore and Fred Weasley … 

What are some of your bookish pet peeves? When someone borrows a book and doesn’t return it! Ugh!

What are some books you feel should have more recognition? Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson, I really enjoyed this book but I feel like not a lot of people talk about it!

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If you haven’t done this tag yet feel free to give it a go!

Happy Reading📚