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Top 10 Best Crime and Mystery Books | Goodreads

There are so many amazing books out there, but where do you start, and how do you find the good from the bad in the sea of confusion? According to Goodreads in 2020, these were some of the best books in the Crime and Mystery Book section: 1. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo by… Continue reading Top 10 Best Crime and Mystery Books | Goodreads

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Christmas In October… No, Seriously

Merry Christmas! I know, It's October, but in our house, it's the start of the Christmas decorating... It sounds silly when you say that out loud, but I have a reason! Yes, my family actually starts putting up Christmas decos in October. “That’s crazy!” I hear you saying, but wait for the reasons. I think… Continue reading Christmas In October… No, Seriously

Fiction

‘Come Little Flower’ by Christy Grace

A flower in the midst of a radioactive field A mystery, with life surrounded by death Unexplained, but with vibrant detail It sways in the breeze, as the wind brushes over Around there is barren land Around there is destruction and poison Toxic, a favourite word of those side by side With no real view… Continue reading ‘Come Little Flower’ by Christy Grace

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Tram ads are bullying you into killing your loved ones

Okay, so maybe you aren't ACTUALLY killing your loved ones (and if you are, I would advise you to head directly to the police station and turn yourself in). I saw something the other day while driving in Melbourne that shocked me so much my mouth actually dropped open and I yelled out that I… Continue reading Tram ads are bullying you into killing your loved ones

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Bookstore chain or independently owned?

Which is better, a bookstore chain with loads of options and a cookie cutter design, or an independently owned store with higher prices (presumably) and less options? I checked out a smaller store, and a larger corporate one to see what I thought the answer was: https://youtu.be/INzyTIxuYf8 Which do you prefer? Something locally owned that… Continue reading Bookstore chain or independently owned?