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Couples to Idealise ๐Ÿ’ž

That day when people starts sending hearts and flowers, and gifts chocolates is coming up, what is it called again? Oh, yeah! Valentineโ€™s Day, so letโ€™s talk about all those couples that we (Me) love and could idealise from books, and boy, do I have a bunch, I will try to keep it short. 

If you ever read any of the books Iโ€™m about to mention and know these couples then you are in for a treat and would love to have a relationship like these, though most did not start out good, they end up with a happy tone, so you might find some spoilers. Warning set. 

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Izzy Lightwood

Total Badass chick and Shadowhunter warrior.

Names: Isabelle Lightwood. Izzy. Iz.ย 

Will not talk about Emeurade Tobias, awesome girl who portrayed her on Shadowhunters TV, mostly because Izzy’s story on the show was so completely weird, and twisted at various points, they changed the character.

But in the books? Warrior. A great role-model. Funny. Compassionate. Passionate. Hot. I mean, Izzy is one of the first characters you fall for in the books, even before, Alec and Jace, or Clary, who I didnโ€™t like very much at first.ย 

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Jack

Hello, dearies! This is Sela here, and Iโ€™m giving in, Iโ€™m dedicating one to Jack from The Idhun Chronicles because when I re-read Pantheon (the third book), I realized that he had his moments. 

And I have been asked about Victoria and Kirtash, and Jack, though I am not going to answer that spoiler-full question, but I am going to talk about Jack and some important facts from the books, so you might as well stop right now if you donโ€™t want to know like this is my warning that there are spoilers ahead. ๐Ÿ‘€

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First Reads during the New Year ๐Ÿ“š

๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆHappy 2021 ๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽˆ

Hello, dearies! I hope your New Yearโ€™s holiday was full of light and safety. It seems thatโ€™s what weโ€™re wishing these days, but thatโ€™s life during pandemics.

Did you read a lot? I started reading (againโ€ฆ *cough* again a second time) The Fiery Cross by Diana Gabaldon, aka Outlander 5 and I want to finish this want, but itโ€™s long, and I havenโ€™t had the focus to really enjoyed, I started in December but didnโ€™t continue because there were too many distractions, family and work and you know the drill, the mundane who would not let you sit down and enjoy the book. So, I started a secondary book that ought to be shorter and quicker, and well, Iโ€™m still reading it, though Iโ€™d had a few good laughs, itโ€™s completely different from TFC, I donโ€™t know if you watched the movie (I have, a couple of times) but Iโ€™m reading Confessions of a Shopaholic, and itโ€™s quite funny to see how Rebbeca finds excuses in the oddest most absurd ways to buy something, which I suppose is the point but in the book is so much in your face then itโ€™s in the movie, but I am not reviewing right now, I was telling a story of what Iโ€™m reading, and those are the two on my phone. As for paperbacks, I have The Red Scrolls of Magic, Magnus and Alec from the Shadowhunters world, which I really, really want to read but I also want to concentrate on it. And I have a hardcover, The Brightest Night, this one, Iโ€™m more afraid than anything else to read because I feel like Iโ€™m going to be absorbed completely, and also I may cry and laugh in equal amounts.

But those are the ones I have at the top of the TBR, Iโ€™m leaving the list of these 4 next, in case you want to add them to your own list.ย 

Books on the List

Thank you for reading everyone, though this was more of a confessional time, I appreciate that you made to the end, and if you ever want some advice on books or want to read some reviews, you know you can subscribe, right? Here, on the right, there you go, there are the buttons you need, and you can also check out my social media for more, including snippets of chapters and alternative covers or quotes from my favourite books. That’s truly it, have a nice night or day, and happy reading! ๐Ÿ™‚

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About Christopher Herondale

World: Shadowhunters

Books: The Dark Artifices, Ghosts of the Shadow Market

Alright, I am going to do it. I have to do it. If you do not know who Christopher Herondale is, then by all means either do not read this one or read away because you want some Spoiler from The Dark Artifices and The Lost Herondaleย legend.

Spoilers ahead.ย 

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Special Thank you Note

Hello, dearies! Guess what? I have made it to 100 followers, I know what you’re thinking, 100? So what? Well, for me it’s a milestone, and I never gave much thought to those numbers, the number of people following the blog. I do this because I love writing and I love books, and talking about them seemed like a pretty good idea, but I appreciate all the same that all of you took the time to hit that follow button.

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It has not been easy to keep up the blog, and if I didn’t have a muggle job, I don’t think I would be able to maintain it much, but here we are, and I hope you will continue to follow this journey with me. That’s it. ๐Ÿ˜„

๐Ÿ’–Thank you from the bottom of my heart. ๐Ÿ’–

Halloween movie book tag challenge

Now a Halloween Movie Book Tag

And because I can, I am doing a different post for this other tag. It was fun trying to think of books for the Halloween Book one, and yes I posted them both today on Halloween because when else? Happy Halloween, dearies!ย ๐ŸŽƒ๐Ÿ‘ป

Oh, and check out the one from Paperbacks and Planners, and the one who tag me, Whispering Stories. ย ๐Ÿ™‚

Letโ€™s start.

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Halloween Song Book Tag – ReTag?

Hello, dearies! As you might know from previous lists and posts, I don’t usually do this kind of post, but I thought that for Halloween I should try, though I don’t know how it will since when asked questions like these ones, I usually go blank and forget all the books I have ever read, lol, I know.

I’ll give it my best, so here we go. This tag was a tag from Riddhi at Whispering Stories, but the original was first seen on a video. That’s enough rambling, starting for real now.

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7 Horror, Mystery Books that I could Read

Hello, dearies! As many of you might have noticed, I’m not a big fan of mystery, horror, and that sort of books but there are a few that could persuade me to read them, and I wanted to share them here, given, most would because I have seen a movie related to it and I already know more or less what it would be like.

Yes, Stephen King is going to be on this list because who else could put the creeps on you through a book, right? ๐Ÿ‘ป๐Ÿ“š

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