My Year in Reading: Cassie-la’s 2016 Wrap Up

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2016 may have been a dumpster fire of a year, but it did mark the first time since 2013 that I was able to hit my reading goal of 100 books. Champagne pops. Confetti falls from ceiling. Cue sparklers.

Not only that, but it was also the first year I participated in and crushed all five of my reading challenges — more on that in another post later this week.

For now, you can check out a visual list of all the books I read in 2016 over on GoodReads, and for my favorite and most disappointing reads of the year, head below the jump!

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Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Heart Goes Last’ May Get a Small Screen Adaptation Too

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Yet another Margaret Atwood novel may make its way to the small screen, joining Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale adaptation, Netflix’s adaptation of Alias Grace and HBO’s take on the MaddAddam trilogy.

This time around the novel in question is Atwood’s latest speculative fiction tale The Heart Goes Last.

The rights to the novel were purchased by MGM TV, the same company producing that Handmaid’s Tale adaptation on Hulu.

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My Year in Reading: Cassie-la’s August 2016 Bookstagram Wrap Up

Enjoy looking at books in addition to reading them?

I’d like to welcome you to a magical place called Bookstagram. InstaBook if you’re nasty. Bookstagram is essentially a tag that highlights literary themed Instagram photos — think Foodstagram but with books instead of food.

Still don’t get it? Keep going for all the Bookstagram photos I shared in August!

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