Giveaway: It’s My Birthday and I’m Giving Away Books!

It’s My Birthday! My day started off with an awesome birthday breakfast, and now we’re going around collecting free birthday meals around the place I’m extremely excited about my free Ramen. (Aussies, here’s a list of birthday freebies – make sure you sign up and make the most of it!) I GOT A BOOKSHELF FOR …

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Chatterbox: Stereotypes and Labels in Reading

Since reading All the Bright Places, I’ve been thinking a lot about labels and stereopes, and how it relates to reading. In American YA, we always see the stereotypes that most of us can’t relate to, such as jocks, cheerleaders, nerds, band geeks and popular mean girls. Stereotype too much, and we can’t relate and write off these …

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The Sky So Heavy by Claire Zorn Review: Fact or Fiction?

Sky So Heavy by Claire Zorn Published by University Queensland Press on July 24, 2013 Genres: Post-Apocalyptic, Young Adult Source: Borrowed Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository For Fin, it’s just like any other day – racing for the school bus, bluffing his way through class, and trying to remain cool in front of the most …

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Made For You by Melissa Marr Review: Made Me Lose Sleep

Made For You by Melissa Marr Published by HarperCollins on September 16, 2014 Genres: Psychological, Thriller, Young Adult Source: Borrowed Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository Bestselling author of the Wicked Lovely books Melissa Marr’s first contemporary YA novel is a twisted southern gothic tale of obsession, romance, and murder. A killer is obsessed with Eva …

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Indulgence Insider #19 – 300 Instagram followers & Reverse Hauling

Indulgence Insider is our version of Stacking the Shelves and the Sunday Post, bringing you this week’s haul, bookish news and discussion posts from around the blogosphere! So, this is the 4th Indulgence Insider I’ve had in a row, I’ve been spoiling you all! This week I posted a really passionate post about blogger drama. I’ve seen these …

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Chatterbox: Spread Love, Not War

To anyone feeling the negativity in the blogging community today – you’re not alone. I’ve debated on whether to share this post or not, but the goal of Happy Indulgence is to spread love and support in the blogging community. I want to share with everyone my love and my passion for blogging, and I think it’s …

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Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick Review: Snowy problematic thriller

Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick Published by Simon and Schuster Australia on October 7, 2014 Genres: Thriller, Young Adult Source: Publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository Danger is hard to resist in this sexy thriller from Becca Fitzpatrick, theNew York Times bestselling author of the Hush, Hush saga. Brit Pheiffer has trained to backpack the …

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The Dark Inside by Rupert Wallis Review: Story of Redemption & Forgiveness

The Dark Inside by Rupert Wallis Published by Simon and Schuster Australia on June 19, 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Paranormal, Young Adult Source: Publisher Purchase: Amazon | Book Depository The House on the Hill has been abandoned for as long as James can remember. So when he discovers Webster, a drifter, hiding there he’s instantly curious …

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Indulgence Insider #18 – Lifeline Bookfest Haul Jan 2015

Indulgence Insider is our version of Stacking the Shelves and the Sunday Post, bringing you this week’s haul, bookish news and discussion posts from around the blogosphere! Exciting times this week – it was the bi-annual Lifeline bookfest which I look forward to every time it comes! Went twice this time, on opening day and today with Chiara …

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