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My Favourite Things 1

As I'm all for sharing happiness and gratitude over here on Vivatramp, I thought I would start sharing my favourite things at the end of each month during 2017. This month I'm coveting a few Christmas gifts and some new music. If you would like to get involved, feel free to comment with you…

Try A Story Tag feat. Shirley Jackson

I've been really struggling to settle down with books recently so, following the success of my Try A Chapter attempts, I thought I would try out Jen Campbell's Try A Story tag. The tag requires you to read four stories from four short story collections before deciding which you would like t…

Things That Make Me Happy 66

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I have been sharing things that make me happy lists for years. If you'd like to read some more, you can scroll through the archive.


Books I Want To Read in 2017

I've got quite a lot of unread books on my shelves so, as its a new year and all, I've written a little list of the books that I want to read in 2017. You'll recognise the majority of them from my various book hauls over the last year or two. I'm not great at sticking to these TBR l…