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Are Big TBRs a Result of Abibliophobia? | Let’s Talk Bookish #7

Hey everyone! Happy Friday and welcome back to another “Let’s Talk Bookish“! I’m very excited for today’s post because not only do I love the word “abibliophobia” but you bet I have a lot to say about it lol 🙂

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Reading Books Outside of YA | Reading Goals

So… if you’ve *somehow* managed to stick around for the past 1.5+ years (and if you have… you’re amazing) it’s clear that my taste in books has evolved over the past couple years. I first started this blog in October 2017, when I had just started getting into YA fiction. This blog documents my journey of exploring YA fiction, through all the highs and lows, and I absolutely loved being able to engage with the amazing amazing amazing people in this community and bond with everyone over books. But by the end of summer 2019, I came to a realisation… after having read many, many YA books that summer my brain was officially saturated, and I felt like it was time to move on (more on that here). I’ll be honest, though, I didn’t really have much time to explore other reading options beyond YA (although I had many plans) because I started my A Levels – and it’s safe to say I was completely and utterly overwhelmed, so the books I read for pleasure plummeted, and my posts on here also plummeted. But now, I think I’m finally reading to truly delve outside of YA reading and into new waters, now that I’m in lockdown and my exams are cancelled (and I hope) that I have a little more time on my hands… this was a long prelude so let’s talk about it!!!

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I Haven’t Read for Pleasure in 11 Months | Do I Regret It?

Fun fact about this post: it was originally supposed to be about how I haven’t read for pleasure in 7 months, but master procrastinator that I am waited 4 months to write this. Props to one of MY GREATEST FRIENDS bc she forced me to get back into blogging!!! If you’re really confused as to why someone would inflict themselves with such self-torture then allow me to direct you here and here.

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