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Books With ‘Dark’ In the Title That I Want To Read

Hi all!  It’s Sabrina.  As you may know, I am participating in the Buzzword Reading Challenge this year - and the way I’m doing it is reading one book each month that matches that month’s prompt.  For September, the prompt is to read a book with “dark” in the title, and there are so many… Continue reading Books With ‘Dark’ In the Title That I Want To Read

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My 13 Favourite Slow Paced Books

Hi everyone, it’s Sabrina again!  Typically, I would consider myself to have a preference for fast paced books, but in April I was lucky enough to read two slow paced books that I thought were fantastic.  It got me thinking about other slow paced books that I have loved, so that’s what my post is… Continue reading My 13 Favourite Slow Paced Books

Bookish Discussion · Uncategorized

Why I Give Books Star Ratings

Hi everyone, it’s Sabrina!  Recently, I’ve found myself reflecting on why exactly it is that I give star ratings to (most of) the books I read.  To be honest, because of some events recently, I started feeling bad about sharing when I have a negative opinion - or even just a not totally positive opinion… Continue reading Why I Give Books Star Ratings

Uncategorized · Wrap Up

April Wrap Up Feat Life Updates, Books, and Other Fun Things

Hello everyone and welcome to our April wrap up! It's been a little while since we've put one of these together, but we have some great books and a few other fun things to talk about this month. As always, we've divided the wrap up into several sections and we hope you'll enjoy reading our… Continue reading April Wrap Up Feat Life Updates, Books, and Other Fun Things

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The Taylor Swift Album Challenge

Hello friends! Recently, Morgan @ Morgan Is Reading Again tagged us for the Taylor Swift Album Challenge, a tag that was originally created by Rhonda @ Rhonda With A Book. Many thanks to Morgan for tagging us! 💙 We decided to follow Morgan's example and include our favorite song from each album, making the post more… Continue reading The Taylor Swift Album Challenge

book review · Uncategorized

Four Books, Four Conflicts: Mini Reviews and Musings

Hi all, it’s Sabrina!  I was in a massive reading slump at the beginning of April, but I’m happy to say I’ve since overcome it and finished reading four books.  This post is me chatting a bit about those four books and the conflicts they caused in me - though I suppose “musings” or “contemplations”… Continue reading Four Books, Four Conflicts: Mini Reviews and Musings

Uncategorized · Wrap Up

Happy Blogiversary to Us, ft. Things That Have Kept Us Going for the Past Year

Hello friends! Exactly seven years, at the age of seventeen I created the original version of Wordy and Whimsical, which - to be perfectly honest - started off rather weakly. While the blog was very different then and was hosted on blogger, I like to celebrate W&W's blogiversary on the same date, March 15, so… Continue reading Happy Blogiversary to Us, ft. Things That Have Kept Us Going for the Past Year

Bookish List · Non-Bookish · Uncategorized

Matching Books With Some Old Kids’ TV Shows

Hey there, it’s Sabrina!  I don’t know about you, but I used to watch a lot of TV growing up.  Don’t get me wrong, I didn’t spend my childhood glued to the screen, but I did watch a variety of shows that I very much enjoyed - some to extreme extents.  I’m hoping that there’s… Continue reading Matching Books With Some Old Kids’ TV Shows