Wand Unboxing by sarawithoutanH!

One of my wands was featured in an unboxing video done by a a super cool, women named Sara. She has a Youtube channel, called โ€œsarawithoutanHโ€ she has a growing 15k subscribers. And does wonderful book reviews, and other book related videos.ย  I sent her a package of handmade items I made especially for her, including a wand. She unboxed it and reacted to the contents!! She is just so awesome! Go watch the video and check her out!

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Pride & Prejudice, vintage books, and library quotes…

Re-post of a Passport of Literary Travels!

Look at this wonderful Six of Crows themed photo the amazingly talented @cbookaddiction took with her Passport of Literary Travels!! It's so stunning, and just captures that Ketterdam feel!! . . Have you been to Ketterdam? . . . Get a Passport of Literary Travels with a sticker stamp to officially document it! Passports are only $13.00 Free USA Shipping! And it comes with a free sticker stamp! Browse all the other stamps; Narnia, Hogwarts, The Night Court, and more! Collect them all and display your passport on your bookshelf! Link in bio to shop! . . . I have been watching Peaky Blinders, and it's making me really want to re-read the Six of Crows books again. . . . #sixofcrows #crookedkingdom #leighbardugo #books #bookstagram #ketterdam #kazbrekker #bookmerch #passportsofliterarytravels #passports #travel #literature #readers #passportstamps #bookish #literarytravel #follow #makegoodart #read #booklover #bookworm #lovereading #magic #peakyblinders #hogwarts #nightcourt

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Current read, love stories, & spring flowers…

Book review Monday…

Finished this yesterday! Many people have been waiting to hear my thoughts on this book, so here we go. My rating is: โญ๏ธโญ๏ธโญ๏ธ. 3/5. For my full thoughts, check out my Goodreads review. @ Angela Magic Art . . . The short version of the review is this; Good concept, stunning cover, cute, but not at the level I wanted. Romance didn't have quite enough spark for my taste. And some weirdly written character traits and personalities. It was not a bad book! It just isn't the best contemporary I've ever read. But I would say give it a try anyway. Make your own decision. You may love it. . . . What's your favorite contemporary book? Mine is Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell. . . . #emergencycontact #maryhkchoi #books #contemporary #cute #romance #readers #bookworm #booklover #bookphotography #bookcover #lovereading #bookstagram #makegoodart #maine #startwithwhy #photography #follow #bookreview #worldbookday

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BOOOOOKSSSSS….

Spiderwick Chronicles Appreciation, Fairy Lights, & Terrariums!

I adore the Spiderwick Chronicles! Here's why: They are so magical, and the atmosphere is just like what my backyard looks like because even though it's not stated, the books are supposed to take place in Maine. I would go out in the woods behind my house and look for fairies and make fairy houses, and play with my friends and cousin's fighting the pretend goblins with our stick swords. These books make me reminiscent of my childhood, and it's the best feeling. It was so fun to meet Holly Black back in February! While she signed my entire Spiderwick collection, she asked me if I had ever had any fairy experiences, and I told her yes! And that thanks to her I spent so many hours searching for a stone with a hole in it so I could see the fairies too. She loved that. . . I really want to meet Tony DiTerlizzi and have him sign my books too so they will be complete! . . The Spiderwick movie is wonderful as well! I want to watch it again soon! . . What book or series makes you reminisce about your childhood? . . . #hollyblack #thespiderwickchronicles #tonyditerlizzi #fantasy #books #childhood #magic #faries #faeries #terrarium #goblins #spiderwick #bibliophile #bookstagram #artist #seeingstone #fiction #nostalgia #read #readers #readersofinstagram #follow #underrated #maine #bookphotography

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Mornings, Poetry, and Plants…

"you do not just wake up and become the butterfly" ~ growth is a process – rupi kaur . . Hello everyone! I hope you are having a calm, peaceful morning/day so far. . . Lately I've been in the mood for some poetry. Anyone have any suggestions for poetry books that are a similar style as rupi kaur? . I never connected with traditional poetry, but when I first read rupi kaur, I was so inthralled, and inspired! . . I really want to work more on my own personal writing and poetry. . . QOTD: Who is your favorite poet? . . #thesunandherflowers #rupikaur #milkandhoney #poetry #modernpoetry #typewriterpoetry #plants #flowers #sun #spring #bibliophile #bookish #bookstagram #art #personalgrowth #magic #makegoodart #books #readers #read #sunflowers #bookphotography #creativity #artsy #wordshavepower #follow #create #maine #artist #startwithwhy

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Late post, and Love Stories…

โ€œA story was a form of telepathy. By means of inking symbols onto a page, she was able to send thoughts and feelings from her mind to her reader's. It was a magical process, so commonplace that no one stopped to wonder at it.โ€ โ€• Ian McEwan, Atonement . . โ€œI've never had a moment's doubt. I love you. I believe in you completely. You are my dearest one. My reason for life. Ceeโ€ โ€• Ian McEwan, Atonement . . I picked this up for $2 this weekend and I can't wait to read it! The movie is one of my favorites ever! I love Keira Knightley and James Mcavoy. I've been a fan of James Mcavoy since the first Narnia movie ๐Ÿ™ƒ. . I am a hopeless romantic, and a sucker for a tragic love story. What's your favorite love story? ๐Ÿ’• . . . Reminder: I will be going live here on insta at 3PM EST tomorrow Tuesday April 10th. I will be giving myself a henna tattoo. So if you'd like to see how it's done, tune in! Hope to see you there! . #atonement #atonementmovie #ianmcewan #books #bookstagram #bibliophile #bookish #writer #author #reading #reader #typewriter #typewriterpoetry #magic #makegoodart #jamesmcavoy #keiraknightley #saoirseronan #lovestory #movie #follow #art #bookphotography #bookcommunity #bookfriends

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Monday Mornings, Typewriters, & Books.

โ€œTo really be a nerd, she'd decided, you had to prefer fictional worlds to the real one.โ€-Rainbow Rowell (Fangirl) . . My amazing friend @bookishly_magical is currently reading Fangirl for the first time, and I am so happy and excited for her!! Fangirl is my all time favorite contemporary! And I felt the need to take this photo to honor my love of it . . Have you read it? . Featured here is my beloved typewriter! I got it for free a few years ago and it works perfectly! It's one of my favorite possessions. . . Also, does anyone know where I can find a guy like Levi!??? ๐Ÿ™ƒ๐Ÿคค๐Ÿค— . . News!!-I think I'm going to try and go live tomorrow to do some painting, and answer some questions in the live chat. I will post more about it in my stories. Hope to see you there! . #booklovers #harrypotter #fangirl #fangirlbook #rainbowrowell #books #typewriter #reader #readers #words #quotes #vintage #cathandlevi #ya #comtemporary #bookstagram #writersofinstagram #bookworm #randomdanceparty #makegoodart #art #photography #bookphotography #asethetic #magic #green #spring #flowers #follow #carryon

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Stardust inspired art, & Neil Gaiman “liked” my tweet!