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Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Books That Feature Characters with Awesome Abilities/Powers

Top Ten Tuesday is a wildly popular meme brought to us by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is:

September 19Ten Books That Feature Characters ________________.

Fill in the blank… hmmm… abilities and powers are pretty cool. We’ll do that.

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1. Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan

I have decided that this is the series that really got me interested in books and reading. Holy crap, Rick Riordan is a genius! I always recommend his books when patrons come into the library I work at and am struggling on getting a kid to read. Anyways, how could Percy and the gang not fit into this?

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WWW Wednesday (9/20/2017)

Hello and welcome to my first post participating in WWW Wednesday. This is a meme that is currently being hosted by Taking on a World of Words. It’s a fun meme to update you all on my reading plans and give you a little sneak peak on what I am going to be reviewing next.

Anyways, the three W’s are:

  • What are you currently reading?
  • What did you recently finish reading?
  • What do you think you’ll read next?

Let’s get started.

What am I currently reading?

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Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Things That Will Make Me Instantly/NOT Instantly Want to Read a Book

Top Ten Tuesday is a wildly popular meme brought to us by The Broke and the Bookish. This week I am doing something different. I missed last week (I was lazy) so this week I am gonna mash up the two. So…

April 25:Top Ten Things That Will Make Me Instantly NOT Want To Read A Book (topic originally done back in 2013) — tell us all your book turn offs!

Plus! Top Ten Things That Will Make Me Instantly Want to Read a Book

With out further ado, here’s my list of things that make me want to read a book:

1. Pretty covers

I fall in love so quickly with book covers. Just love ’em. Lately, the ones that just have text in a cool font and nice layout have really caught my eyes.

2. Zombies

If you have read other posts, you’ll probably be able to tell that I’m a huge zombie fan. So naturally, if a book has got zombies in it I’m gonna want to read it.

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Books I Want to Read in 2017

Here is a post that should’ve been done in January.

I’m interested in broadening my reading horizons. Lately, I have been sick of YA books. They all seem to feature the same teenage angst and drama. I’m tired of reading about it. So I’m going change up the type of books I’m reading. There will still a couple YA books in the list, but those will be in the minority.

All book covers will link to their Amazon pages.

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Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

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