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Holiday Bucket List!

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It's the most wonderful time of the year! For sure!!!!
This is my favorite holidays of all!Each year I come up with a Holiday Bucket List, so that I make sure to do all these festive things that I love!

Book planning for 2018!

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One thing about me: I love planning and organizing! And for the last two years I've been book-planning too! Keep reading to see what I'm talking about!! πŸ˜‰

End of Year Book Haul!

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Earlier this year I shared with you the books I got the first half of 2017. With the new year approaching it is time to share the rest of them! I have 7 books for you below! Thanks to my huge reading slump I managed not to buy a lot of them the second half of the year!

Winter Releases!

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A new month, a new season... this only means a new post about New Releases!!!
I have for you six beautiful books coming out the next three months!

Hello december! Fall favorites and December TBR!

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Holiday season is officially ON!!! Christmas decoration everywhere, cozy atmosphere, hot beverages... I love this season SO MUCH! And with fall coming to an end I wanted to share My Fall Favorites with all of you and get ready for those winter treats and new memories! 😍

A Court Of Wings And Ruin by Sarah J. Maas book review!

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ACOWAR is the third installment in the "A Court of Thorns and Roses" by one of my favorite authors, Sarah J. Maas! As this review contains spoilers about the previous books make sure to read"A Court of Thorns and Roses" and "A Court of Mist and Fury" and come back to have a chat with me!!

The Guilty Reader Book Tag

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I was tagged to do this tag by the amazing Elena Rotariu from The Book Portal

Outlander talk - S03E03

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Beware! Spoilers below!

September Favorites

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....Nice!!
September is almost over and October is on its way!!! Time to wrap things up and share this month's favs!

Outlander talk - S03E02

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Let's talk about the second episode of Outlander's season 3! Be careful!!! It is full of spoilers!!!

Finally Fall Book Tag!

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Hey guys! Happy Fall!!!! It is officially fall and I'm so excited! Summer may be over but fall is beautiful too! The colors, those crispy mornings, the cozy vibes, the aromas, the boots... I love it all! 😍😍

So... I saw a video on youtube by Tall Tales, the creator of this tag and thought today is the perfect day to do a tag and welcome fall! 

Athens Flying Week festival 2017- Photobook

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Each year,  an aviation week is held in Athens of Greece, with participants from different countries, both professionals and amateurs! Within the Tanagra airbase of Athens, a whole park is set up for two days and includes, in addition to the airshow, a trade show, a children's park, restaurants, a dj & many happenings.

End of year TBR!

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We are already mid-September! That means that we have three and a half months to reach our reading goals! Even if I am waaaaay behind the reading goal I set on January, that doesn't mean that I can't make the most of my remaining time and keep enjoying reading even though I won't be able to read the amount of books I wanted! So, I made a list of the books I want to read by December and share it with you! Below are 11 books! A really ambitious TBR! Wish me luck! Also, this is a glimpse of future book reviews! πŸ˜‰

My 2017 favorite tv series!

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I love many series! And I watch many of them too! I have previously talked about different series that I watch but never dedicated a whole post! Well, it was about time to share my top 10 series of 2017! Let me tell you that it was really difficult narrowing down to 10 series and that as we get close to the top, they are not listed by preference because I equally love them! Especially the top 3 or top 5 or all... OMG this is hard! So, keep reading!

Outlander talk - s03e01

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Hello guys! I was so excited watching the first episode of season 3 of Outlander that I really wanted to talk about it with you! This post contains spoilers so make sure to watch it and return to share your thoughts with me!!

Outlander #2 - Dragonfly In Amber book+tv series review

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If you have read a couple of my posts you may already know my obsession about Outlander!  Or Jamie Fraser! Or Scotland in general!! Last month I read the second book in the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon, Dragonfly in Amber, and it's time to share it with you! You can also read about the first book here!

Fall 2017 Anticipated Releases

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In the beginning of every season I like to share with you my most anticipated releases, so here are the books I am most excited about this fall!

August 2017 favorites and wrap up

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August is almost over! Hot weather may not be over in Greece yet, but those long summer days are already a little shorter and that is what I will mostly miss about summer....!

Tome Topple Readathon Wrap Up

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Tome Topple Readathon Round 4 is officially over! It was my very first time taking part in a readathon so I thought why not writing a post about my experience and my wrap up? πŸ˜‰

Lord of Shadows by Casandra Clare book review!

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Finally! A book by Cassandra Clare!!! I had missed her books sooo much! And I've been waiting for a whole year for Lord of Shadows! In case you don't know, Lord Of Shadows is the second book in ''The Dark Artifices'' a new book series in the shadowhunters' world following different characters five years after the end of ''The Mortal Instrument series''. If you are familiar with this world and have read the first book, ''Lady Midnight" you may read this review!

Flashback Friday! My summer travel to Ios!

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Back in 2015 I visited Ios, a greek island in the Aegean Sea which belongs to the Cyclades island group.As we have summer still, I wanted to share some of my photos from Ios and get nostalgic together! Hahah!!

Crown's Fate by Evelyn Skye Book Review

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Finally a book review! It's been some time! 
The Crown's fate is the second book in "The Crown's Game'' duology by Evelyn Skye! If you don't want to be spoiled for the first book, please read first 'The Crown's Game' and I'll be waiting for you!! 😌

TOME TOPPLE READATHON!

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I am so happy to announce you guys that I will participate in Tome Topple Readathon starting today!!!

July favorites and wrap up!

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Today is the last day of July! The perfect time to share this month's favorites!!! July is my favorite month because it's the middle of the summer, the middle of the year and my birthday on the 14th! πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Ice Like Fire by Sara Raasch book review!

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Finally! A book review! πŸ˜‰
Today we are talking about Ice Like Fire, the second book in the 'Snow Like Ashes' series! Read the first one and come back for this review! πŸ˜€

Mid Year Book Freak Out Tag! + future tbr!

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Hello guys!
I saw this video on youtube some time ago and since we're in the middle of 2017 and I also saw on Goodreads that I am 9 books behind on my goal to read 40 books I totally freaked out! 😱😱😱
ORIGINAL CREATORS OF THIS TAG: 
Chami
Ely

May and June favorites!

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As I did not post my May obsessions, here is the combined version for both May and June!

Mid 2017 Book Haul!

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These last 6 months of 2017 I bought twelve books - some new releases some not! I am happy I haven't bought more because my TBR list is REALLY huge for the moment...πŸ˜– I have only read 4 of them... But my unread books is a (scary) story for another time... hahaha!!
Let's begin! I have listed them by chronological order... πŸ˜‹

Coffee Book Tag!

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Hello everyone! Since I am a coffee lover or to speak the truth a coffee addict  it was about time to do this tag!
The original tag was created by BangadyBangz on YouTube and you can find the video on this link!

Let's begin!!!

My Summer Anticipated Releases!

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Hey guys! It's been ages I know... But I am back with six of my most anticipated summer reads!! 

Windwitch by Susan Dennard - Book Review

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Windwitch is the second novel in "The Witchlands" series by Susan Dennard. If you have read Truthwitch (click the title for a review) which is the first one you can continue reading! If not... you know what to do!!!!!  πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‹

April Favorites!

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Welcome May!



Like every month this year, it is time to share my April favorites!

My Completed Book Series Part 3/3

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Here I am... after a long time! πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€
This is the third and final part of my completed series and here are my last three!
In case you missed it go read part 1 here!
And part 2 here!

9. Doon


My Completed Book Series part 2/3 - Extra: Fallen movie review!!!

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Hey guys! So... this is the second part of my completed series! 
Read the previous post about the first four series and come here for the next four!

My Completed Book Series Part 1/3

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Hey guys! I decided that it was about time to share the book series that I have managed to complete, because some of them are really good and I would like to share them with you! So... I have read 11 book series! Not bad I believe... right? In each post of this series I will talk about 3 of them by chronological order mainly! Originally I also counted the Robert Langdon Series by Dan Brown but had to remove since a 5th book is coming out in October! Yay!! So excited!



March Wrap Up and Favorites!

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Hello guys! In the beginning of each month I like to share my top 5 obsessions of the last 30 or so days...! πŸ˜‹
Continue reading for my March picks!!

Hello April! And H&M haul!

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This blog just turned two years old!!! πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰ I may have been absent this week but here I am now!!! You know... when a free week appears and you don't go to work and you're like "I'm going to do a million things!!!" and then... tv series happen! And more specific... Vampire Diaries (which I finished it), Supernatural and Reign. This week was dedicated to series as it seems!!

The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead Book Review

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The Glittering Court belongs to the Glittering Court trilogy. Each book is a stand-alone  historical fiction- fantasy novel. However in order to have a whole idea of the plot and its characters you have to read all three. The Glittering Court was published last year and the second book, Midnight Jewel comes out on May 1st (according to bookdepository as to this moment!) 

Happy 1st day of spring! And my top 5 favorite book covers!

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Hey guys! Today is the official first day of spring!!!
               πŸŒ·πŸŒΈπŸŒΉπŸŒ±πŸŒΌπŸŒ»πŸŒΊπŸ„πŸ€πŸŒ³πŸŒ΄ 
Finally days are getting longer and warmer!! 🌞
Today I would like to share with you 5 of my favorite book covers from books that I own! (Obviously there are more than 5, but this post would be endless otherwise!)

Fitness Friday: 5 fitness- related things to do this spring!!!!

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Today I have something different for you!!!! Welcome to my first Fitness Friday! Spring is here! Which also means that summer is pretty close!! And I know we all want to feel confident on the beach! You have probably heard that summer bodies are built in winter, but spring is not that late either!!! Here are 5 things that I put in my planner for this spring!

King's Cage by Victoria Aveyard

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Hey guys!
 Last month I read King's Cage, the third installment in the Red Queen series by Victoria Aveyard! Make sure to read the first two books before reading this spoiler-free review!

Crown's Game by Evelyn Skye

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This was the best book I read for the month of February! I really feel bad that this book was sitting on my shelf for almost a year before I decided to read it last month, in order to get ready for the sequel... THAT much I loved it! This is the first book of a duology, the second being published May 16th. I have heard some rumors about June...but I really want to believe it will come out in May!!!

Spring Book Releases!

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March means the beginning of a new season! Which means new books also coming out!!!! Here are my most anticipated new releases by chronological order!!! 

February Wrap Up and Favorites!

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It's March! Spring is here already!!!! 😍 I am so excited that days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer!!!!😎
In this post I would like to share the books that I read in the month of February as well as my new 5 obsessions!! πŸ˜‰

It ends with us by Colleen Hoover book review!

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Back in November 2015, I read November 9 by Colleen Hoover which made fall in love with her writing style as I really loved it!This year I finally got to read another one of her books! "It ends with us" was also voted as the best romance book for 2016 in Goodreads Awards. So, continue reading for a spoiler-free review!

Truthwitch by Susan Dennard book review!

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As a huge fan of both book series by Sarah J. Maas, it was about time to check out her best friend's books as well! The Witchlands is her new fantasy book series with 2 out of 3 books already published! This month I read the first one : Truthwitch! Continue reading for a non-spoiler review.

Wayfarer Book Review by Alexandra Bracken

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Wayfarer is the second book to the Passenger duology. Make sure to read Passenger and then come back here for a spoiler-free book review of Wayfarer!

Top 5 book couples - 2017 edition

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Hey guys!
Happy late Valentine's day! πŸ˜‹

Last year I posted my top 5 book couples but so many things changed throughout the year! Here is the 2017 version of my favorites book couples! You can also find the book reviews of all books is this link! Enjoy!

My Facebook Page!!!

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I just created a Facebook Page!!!! 
It would mean so much to me if you just checked it out!
Make sure to Like if you want to know when knew posts are up!!

See you soon!
xoxo Joan!


Top 5 romance books!

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Hey guys!
Since February is the  month of love I would like to share with you my favorite 5 books with great romances! I don't really read that much romance books so I just those with just great love stories instead! Enjoy!✨