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Tips for YALLfest 2016

Tips for YALLfest 2016

  I posted these tips every year, but I wanted to repost them since it’s about that time again, and I also had some things to add! This will be my fourth year attending the festival and I am SO FREAKING EXCITED. The past three years have been chaotic, but SO FUN! You can see my recap of the last couple years here. Book a hotel in advance If you plan on staying the night, PRE-book. In 2014, Octavia and I skipped pre-booking because […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 2 November, 2016 | 6 Comments
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I’m participating in #spookathon!

I’m participating in #spookathon!

October 17-23 Hosted by Booksandlala, Paige’s Pages & Bookerly Follow @spookathon on Twitter & follow along with the #spookathon hashtag! Spookathon Challenges: 1. Read a thriller 2. Read a book with red on the cover 3. Read a book with a spooky word in the title 4. Read a 2016 release 5. Read a book with a paranormal character/creature My TBR & goals Thriller: Bird Box by Josh Malerman Red on cover: The Girl From the Well by Rin Chupeco Spooky word: Bad Girls Don’t Die […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 15 October, 2016 | 3 Comments
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Horror October: Week 1 Recap

Horror October: Week 1 Recap

Sign up HERE! Okay, so I had a little recap in yesterday’s Heartbeat Weekly, but after thinking about it I decided I’d really like to do a separate post for these. Also, I want to add a linky to give everyone a chance to link their Horror October related posts! Week 1 recap What I read Sadly the only book I finished was Solitary. I’m about 40 pages into The Hallowed Ones right now, though, and it’s really good so […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 10 October, 2016 | 0 Comments
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[Horror October] Top Ten Tuesday: Villains

[Horror October] Top Ten Tuesday: Villains

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish It’s pretty awesome that this week’s Top Ten Tuesday topic is villains, because I had originally planned a Horror October discussion about my favorite villains for tomorrow! So I’m combining Horror October and Top Ten Tuesday for this week :D I’m splitting today’s list up into two parts: villains that are my favorite because I love them, and villains that are my favorite because they are bad bad bad […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 4 October, 2016 | 12 Comments
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Horror October 2016 Sign Ups

Horror October 2016 Sign Ups

Okay, so I used to participate in Horror October hosted by Leanne @ Literary Excursion, then when she moved to Oh, the Books! and they group hosted it. I missed out on doing anything at all for October last year, and that makes me very sad indeed! Oh, the Books! is no longer hosting Horror October, which also makes me sad. The only thing I can find similar is A Fortnight of Fright, hosted by Book Addicts Guide, Books Take […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 30 September, 2016 | 5 Comments
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Bout of Books 17: Goals & Progress

Bout of Books 17: Goals & Progress

Sign up for Bout of Books 17 HERE I’M SO EXCITED FOR THIS YOU GUYS. I’m going to admit, I’m pretty behind on ARC August. Yay procrastination! I was hoping for a readathon to use as an excuse to catch up on some reading, so this one came at the perfect time! The last readathon I did was #makemereadit and I managed to read just over 1,500 pages. So, I’m going to aim for that again! Goals Finish current reads […]

Posted by Jessi (Geo) on 20 August, 2016 | 2 Comments
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