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Eugenia A. (Genie In A Book)
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Self-confessed bookaholic/blogger with a passion for reading.
Self-confessed bookaholic/blogger with a passion for reading.

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Waiting on Wednesday: Understory
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by   Breaking the Spine   where  the participants tell their readers about an upcoming release they are waiting to read. This week I've picked Understory: A Life With Trees  by Inga Simpson. A memoir about stayin...

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Genie's Weekly News (57) - Taking on new recommendations, embracing crime drama and AusYABloggers news!
With assignments for the semester over and kind of more time to read, I've been taking on recommendations in genres that I don't usually read from. I've got a couple of bookish events coming up this week so watch out for some recaps of them as they happen...

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Review: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel - Old house, small town, disturbing secret
The Roanoke Girls  by Amy Engel Released:   14th March 2017 Published by: Hachette Genre:  Thriller Source: Publisher Pages:  277 My Rating:  3.5 of 5 stars Goodreads  |  QBD  |  Booktopia After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to li...

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Waiting on Wednesday: Adult Fantasy
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by   Breaking the Spine   where  the participants tell their readers about an upcoming release they are waiting to read. This week I've picked Adult Fantasy  by Brihony Doyle. A wry and topical inquiry into how w...

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Discussion: A Breakdown of Growing Up - featuring 3 of my #LoveOzYA favourites!
Seven years of traversing the erratic, precarious territory
of adolescence. 2555 days of wondering how you are ever going to cope with
‘adulting’ in the big bad world out there. A seemingly infinite number of
minutes brooding over anything from what your ne...

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Review: Charisma by Jeanne Ryan - The high price to pay for popularity
Charisma  by Jeanne Ryan Released:   1st December 2016 Published by: Simon and Schuster Genre:  YA Thriller Source: Publisher Pages:  372 My Rating:  3.5 of 5 stars Goodreads  |  QBD  |  Booktopia An edge-of-your-seat thriller from the bestselling author of...

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Review: Remind Me How This Ends by Gabrielle Tozer - More than just a 'boy meets girl'
Remind Me How This Ends  by Gabrielle Tozer Released:   27th March 2017 Published by: HarperCollins Australia Genre:  YA Contemporary Source: Publisher Pages:  352 My Rating:  4.5 of 5 stars Goodreads  |  QBD  |  Booktopia It's the summer after high school ...

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{Blog Tour} The Last McAdam by Holly Ford - Guest Post
The Last McAdam  by Holly Ford Released:   22nd February 2017 Published by: Allen and Unwin Genre:  Romance  RRP:  $29.99  Pages:  304 Amazon  |  Booktopia  |  iBooks  | Author Website Can Nate McAdam win the heart of the woman who’s taken over his farm? Th...

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Genie's Weekly News (56) - "Shock horror!", historical drama and binge-reading
I've been shaking up my reading habits recently, choosing some more adult fiction and even some horror which was a totally different experience. That being said, I'm looking forward to also getting back to YA with Gabrielle Tozer's upcoming release Remind M...

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Review: Difficult Women by Roxane Gay - A brutal, surreal take on feminism
Difficult Women  by Roxane Gay Released:   10th January 2017 Published by:  Hachette Genre:  Short stories Source: Publisher Pages:  260 My Rating:  4 of 5 stars Goodreads  |  QBD  |  Booktopia A collection of stories of rare force and beauty, of hardscrabb...
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