Links I’ve Enjoyed This Week – 25/08/19 #WeeklyRoundUpPost #SecretLibraryBookBlog

Good morning and welcome to my weekly round up inspired by Novels and Nonfiction. Grab yourself a cosy spot and a hot drink and have a browse at all the lovely links I have for you this week.

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This Week’s Reviews

kitty marie’s reading corner – The Hate U Give & The Haunting of Hill House
Shalini’s Books & Reviews – Where I Found You & The Daughter In Law
What Cathy Read Next – Ike and Kay
Chrissi Reads – Girl With Sharp Sticks
Beverley Has Read – Toletis Guest Review by Lucy
The book review cafe – The Absence of Miracles & Blood Song
Carla Loves To Read – Next Year in Havana
Blue Mood Cafe – Good Girl, Bad Girl & The Lost Girls of Paris
OwlBeSatReading – The Carer
The Average Reader – Dirty Little Secrets
Taking on a World of Words – Burial Rites
Chat About Books – Penshaw: A DCI Ryan Mystery
Novel Deelights – Daisy Jones and The Six & The Turn of the Key
Gem’s Quiet Corner – If You Were Here
Always Trust In Books – The Retreat
Susanlovesbooks – Window on the Bay
Emma’s Bookish Corner – Her Last Promise
FromBelgiumWithBookLove – Video Killed the Radio Star & The Turn of the Key
Bookidote – The Turn of the Key & And The They Were None
Me and My Books – Her Last Secret 
Reading Between the Pages – Mr Mercedes & Finders Keepers
Blue Mood Cafe – Sleep with the Lights On
Audio Killed the Bookmark – Her Secret Son & Rewind
Zooloo’s Book Diary –Where The Snow Bleeds
It’s All About Books –Block 46
From First Page to Last – Oi, Duck-Billed Platypus! 
One More Word –The Warehouse
Linda’s Book Bag – Dead Inside

Posts from across the book blogging community

Babbage and Sweetcorn – Holiday Ramblings and Reading!
The Artsy Reader – Time Travel Romances (Books and Movies)
Jill’s Book Cafe – Five on Friday with Paul Finch & A Big Shout Part 3
Bookidote – French Riviera in 4 Days
Years of Reading Selfishly – It’s not you, it’s Book Blogging
BookerTalk Read It Now – Tomorrow May Be Too Late
Bella Jones – Chronic Illness Lifestyle: How to go on Holiday when you’re Housebound

On the Blog

On Monday I shared my audiobook review of Chocky by John Wyndham and on Tuesday I shared my answers to the Inside and Out Book Tag. On Wednesday I joined in with the Shelf Control and WWW Wednesdays! memes. On Thursday I shared my audiobook review of Black Beauty by Anna Sewell. On Friday I shared my audiobook review for #taken by Tony Parsons and I joined in with Meggy’s Happy Friday! #ThePostivityWave meme. On Saturday I shared my usual Stacking The Shelves post.

Other Links

The Guardian – More than ‘story, bonking, story’ Why You’ve Never Heard of Australia’s Best-selling Authors & The Sound Systems of Notting Hill Carnival
Evie Gaughan – Why Do Authors Diss Other Authors?
Penguin random House – Books to Shake Up Your Book Club
Goodreads – The Most Reads Books on Goodreads in August – Shelf Life: Diane Abbott
BBC News – Edinburgh Fringe’s Funniest Joke & The Underground Farm in an Air Raid Shelter & The Cold War Spy Technology We All Use
DeadGood – 19 Top Crime Novels Set in England 

The New York Times – Paging Big Brother: In Amazon’s Bookstore Orwell Gets Rewrite

Thanks for reading and have a lovely Sunday 😀


48 thoughts on “Links I’ve Enjoyed This Week – 25/08/19 #WeeklyRoundUpPost #SecretLibraryBookBlog

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  1. Thank you for the mention! I gushed quite a bit about that book 😂🤣😂

    I will have a click through some of the other links and see what I’ve missed this week. 😁

  2. Wow. I’ve spent 45 minutes reading posts you’ve linked today🥰🥰🥰 If you’ve ever wondered whether this weekly post is useful to your followers, let me make it clear…it matters!!! Thank you for introducing me to THREE new bloggers I’m now following and several interesting topics explored on other sites. Oh! And thanks for including three of mine💜

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