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Back in February of 2016 I decided to start this blog, rather on a whim. I mostly write book reviews and other book-related posts, although I may occasionally post about other topics. I don't have a particular schedule, preferring to post as and when I feel like it, so consistency of posting varies.
 
I read a lot of mysteries, classics and historical fiction, but I also read fantasy, contemporary, poetry, and the odd bit of sci-fi, as well as non-fiction. I enjoy both middle grade and young adult books, as well as books written for adults. Some of my favourite authors are L.M. Montgomery, Dorothy L. Sayers, Elizabeth Gaskell, and C.S. Lewis; and many others besides.
 
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