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#LondonBookshopCrawl!
Back in September of last year I decided it would be really fun to go book shopping with lots of like minded people who wouldn't stop me from buying alllll the books. I also thought that since I know from my own experience that January and February are ofte...
Back in September of last year I decided it would be really fun to go book shopping with lots of like minded people who wouldn't stop me from buying alllll the books. I also thought that since I know from my own experience th...
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Little House Read-Along - Little House on the Prairie!
It's month two of the Little House Read-Along, and I'm just going around catching up on everybody's January posts! You can still link up your posts for  Little House in the Big Woods  here . During February we'll be reading Little House on the Prairie , whi...
It's month two of the Little House Read-Along, and I'm just going around catching up on everybody's January posts! You can still link up your posts for Little House in the Big Woods here. During February we'll be reading Litt...
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Little Parcels of Joy: A Happiness Project
This week I tried again to make honey fudge. To put this into perspective, I recently made my first successful batch of fudge - peanut butter - after years of failing to get it quite right and became obsessed. Since then I've successfully made gingerbread l...
This week I tried again to make honey fudge. To put this into perspective, I recently made my first successful batch of fudge - peanut butter - after years of failing to get it quite right and became obsessed. Since then I've...
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Dumplin by Julie Murphy
Today I'm part of the blog tour for Dumplin' by Julie Murphy, and I want to say straight up that I loved this book! I know there's been a lot of buzz about it and many of you have probably read it already, but if you haven't then please do! I actually read ...
Today I'm part of the blog tour for Dumplin' by Julie Murphy, and I want to say straight up that I loved this book! I know there's been a lot of buzz about it and many of you have probably read it already, but if you haven't ...
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London Bookshop Crawl: London Review Bookshop
It's another not really edition of Make Mine an Indie featuring another stop on our London Bookshop Crawl! It's just a couple of weeks away and honestly browsing the websites to write these posts has ramped my excitement levels up to fever pitch. When the d...
It's another not really edition of Make Mine an Indie featuring another stop on our London Bookshop Crawl! It's just a couple of weeks away and honestly browsing the websites to write these posts has ramped my excitement leve...
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Make Mine an Indie: Oneworld
Today's publisher for Make Mine an Indie I discovered not through my usual trawling of the internet, but through actual browsing in an actual bookshop. I was in Waterstone's a few weeks back and as per my resolution, since it's not an independent I was look...
Today's publisher for Make Mine an Indie I discovered not through my usual trawling of the internet, but through actual browsing in an actual bookshop. I was in Waterstone's a few weeks back and as per my resolution, since it...
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#ReadMyOwnDamnBooks: January Update
At the beginning of the year I posted about how I aimed to try to read mostly my own books this year because I have so many and so many are great and yeeeeeeah. So far, I've failed. During January I started twelve books (and finished six...) out of which th...
At the beginning of the year I posted about how I aimed to try to read mostly my own books this year because I have so many and so many are great and yeeeeeeah. So far, I've failed. During January I started twelve books (and ...
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London Bookshop Crawl: Cecil Court
Welcome to the penultimate edition of my series of posts about the shops we're visiting on the London Bookshop Crawl! This is a bit of a cheat really, since there are seven bookshops in Cecil Court, but as none of them are huge and we will be visiting them ...
Welcome to the penultimate edition of my series of posts about the shops we're visiting on the London Bookshop Crawl! This is a bit of a cheat really, since there are seven bookshops in Cecil Court, but as none of them are hu...
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London Bookshop Crawl: Daunt Books
In case you haven't seen, I'm organising a bookshop crawl in London on February 6th and I've been doing a series of features on the bookshops that we're going to be visiting. As many of them are independents it has temporarily taken the place of my Saturday...
In case you haven't seen, I'm organising a bookshop crawl in London on February 6th and I've been doing a series of features on the bookshops that we're going to be visiting. As many of them are independents it has temporaril...
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#LittleHouseRAL: Little House in the Big Woods by Laura Ingalls Wilder
This is my first review for the Little House Read-Along that Lynn and I are hosting. If you'd like to join us you still can! Check out the details and schedule here . So I read this book waaay back at the beginning of the month; it was actually the first bo...
This is my first review for the Little House Read-Along that Lynn and I are hosting. If you'd like to join us you still can! Check out the details and schedule here. So I read this book waaay back at the beginning of the m...
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Make Mine an Indie: London Bookshop Crawl Edition - Orbital Comics
I know that it's not Saturday, but I've been meaning for a while to do some features on the bookshops we'll be visiting on the #LondonBookshopCrawl that's coming up on February 6th (are you free? Come and join us! Email me for details!). There are a fair fe...
I know that it's not Saturday, but I've been meaning for a while to do some features on the bookshops we'll be visiting on the #LondonBookshopCrawl that's coming up on February 6th (are you free? Come and join us! Email me fo...
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Five Years
Five years ago today I posted my first post here on this blog. I'm the queen of unfinished projects so I never dreamed that I would stick with it and still be blogging five years later, but here we are. When I started blogging I had no idea what to expect f...
Five years ago today I posted my first post here on this blog. I'm the queen of unfinished projects so I never dreamed that I would stick with it and still be blogging five years later, but here we are. When I started bloggin...
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Retailer by day, book obsessive by night, I blog about books and related (and unrelated!) things at www.anarmchairbythesea.blogspot.com. Come and see me!
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I, the chronic daydreamer, unable to stick anything through, will be celebrating my first blogoversary on January 9th 2012!
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