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Top 5 Books to Read while Stuck Inside or Quarantined

The Top Five Series

This Top 5 series is a weekly meme created by Amanda @ Devouring Books.

Each week we’ll 5 book featuring the common theme provided. These can be books that we’ve read, or ones that are still on our TBRs. I’ll note beside each one if I’ve read the book yet or not, and provide a link to my review if I have one. 

Feel free to share your own favourites or give me more TBR suggestions in the comments. 

Everyone’s looking for something different when it comes to entertaining ourselves in these difficult days. I’ve got some friends watching plague-themed movies and others firmly sticking to feel-good kids films. Some people (like me) are sticking to light, short books as they struggle to focus, others are throwing themselves into all the huge tomes they’ve never had the time for.

Here’s five things you could read (and all of which are somewhere on my TBR for the next few months) depending on which sort of thing you’re leaning towards.

 

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What do you do with old ARCs?

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Every blogger I’ve ever spoken to understands how lucky and privileged we are to received Advance Review Copies from authors and publishers. Every author I’ve spoken to really appreciates the work that goes into reading and reviewing them.

But, what do you do with them when you’re finished?

ARCs are not allowed to be sold (although, obviously, there are always a horrible handful that flout the rules and make us all look bad…). eARC’s pose little bother, but a pile of books you can’t get rid of can be a problem.

* Some people like to keep and collect their ARCS and that’s absolutely okay. This is just for fun and for those of us who might lack the space or desire to hold onto theirs. *

Here’s a few suggestions for what to do with used physical ARCs.

 

What do you do with yours?

Let me know your ideas!

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The Last 10 5-Star Books I Read

 

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The Last 10 5-Star Books I Read

Today’s topic is officially “Ten Signs You’re a Book Lover (basically, people know you’re a book lover because… i.e., you’re always carrying a book or two, your library card broke from overuse, etc.)” but that wasn’t working for me so I’ve decided to share ten books I’ve recently loved instead.

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Top 5 Top 5 Murder Mysteries

The Top Five Series

This Top 5 series is a weekly meme created by Amanda @ Devouring Books.

Each week we’ll 5 book featuring the common theme provided. These can be books that we’ve read, or ones that are still on our TBRs. I’ll note beside each one if I’ve read the book yet or not, and provide a link to my review if I have one. 

Feel free to share your own favourites or give me more TBR suggestions in the comments. 

 

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