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    Top 5: Survival tips for your Book Buying Ban

    I’ve put myself on a book buying ban, I’m not particularly happy about it, but needs must and all that. So I thought I write out a few quick tips on how to survive a book ban for other unfortunate souls. No one wants to be put on THE BAN, as I like to call it, but sometimes you’ve got to do it, whether its to save money, save your shelves or before a convention. So here’s my Top 5 tips on surviving a book buying ban. 1. Write yourself a Wish list. Spend some time writing yourself a huge wish list. Add new releases or old books you’ve had…

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    Top 5 Childhood Reads – World Book Day

    It’s World Book Day today, and to celebrate I’ve collaborated with 17 UKYA book bloggers to discuss our favourite childhood reads. World Book Day is a registered charity celebrating and encouraging young readers. I always looked forward to World Book day at my school and receiving the free book token. I always had trouble choosing that one perfect book to spend it on. To help some younger readers with their Book token spending, myself and 17 other UKYA book bloggers have all decided to share our Top 5 Childhood Reads for World Book Day. So let’s start this blog-hop of worthy recommendations. Series of Unfortunate Events by Lemony Snicket Everyone…