Saturday, 31 August 2019


August's First Class Post & Monthly Recap

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First Class Post

Books Purchased:

Physical Copies:

The Modern Guide to Witchcraft: Your Complete Guide to Witches, Covens, and Spells by Skye Alexander (31st July 2014)
The Modern Witchcraft Grimoire: Your Complete Guide to Creating Your Own Book of Shadows by Skye Alexander (1st August 2016)
Waking the Witch: Reflections on Women, Magic, and Power by Pam Grossman (4th June 2019)
The Little Book of Witchcraft by Astrid Carvel (8th June 2017)
Practical Magic: A Beginner's Guide to Crystals, Horoscopes, Psychics, and Spells by Nikki Van De Car (5th September 2017)
Understanding Tarot by Liz Dean (11th June 2019)
The Tarot Bible: The Definitive Guide To The Cards And Spreads by Sarah Bartlett (6th july 2009)
Practical Solitary Magic by Nancy B. Watson (1st November 1996)
Witch: A Magickal Journey by Fiona Horne (5th November 2001)
The Witch's Book of Self-Care: by Arin Murphy-Hiscock (11th December 2018)

Books Won:

House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A. Craig (6th August 2019)
Wilder Girls by Rory Power (9th July 2019)

Thank you to Serena and Rebecca Barrow for sending me my prizes from their Twitter giveaways.

Books Received for Free from the Publishers in Exchange for an Honest Review:

Books with an * are reading copies I received as a book seller.


Dragonslayer by Duncan M. Hamilton (2nd July 2019)

Finished Copies:

Redwood and Ponytail by K.A. Holt (1st Ocotber 2019)


The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow See all the Stars by Kit Frick The Liars by Jennifer Mathieu

The Ten Thousand Doors of January by Alix E. Harrow (12th September 2019)
See all the Stars by Kit Frick (22nd August 2019)
The Liars by Jennifer Mathieu (5th September 2019)

Thank you to Tor Books, Abrams and Chronicle, and Orbit, Simon & Schuster Children's Books, Hachette Children's Books via NetGalley for the review copies.


On the blog:


How It Feels to Float by Helena Fox How to Make Friends With the Dark by Kathleen Glasgow A House of Rage and Sorrow by Sangu Mandanna The Cold is in Her Bones by Peternelle van Arsdale

Bloggers Get Real:

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Five Things I Wish I'd Known Before I Started Book Blogging

How the Way I Read Affects What I Read

On Fate, Destiny and Prophecy in Books

On Promoting Your Problematic Faves

Book Bloggers Need to Recognise Our Worth

Some Things are Bigger Than Blogging

To DNF or Not to DNF?

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