Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

Hi everyone! Last weekend I announced a week’s hiatus from blogging and it’s been exactly what I needed! I’m still pretty unwell physically but mentally it’s been so relieving to not have the stress of drafting blog posts and feeling a burden of blog hopping. I know this is all a perceived burden and that … Continue reading Weekly Update 19th – 25th October

Weekly Update 12th-18th October 2020

Hi everyone! This week’s update is going to be very short and sweet. I’m currently feeling utterly overwhelmed by my chronic illness. My pain levels have skyrocketed and I’m just desperately sick. Therefore, I simply can’t keep up with my blogging this week. So I’m taking a little break. Hopefully I’ll be back to my … Continue reading Weekly Update 12th-18th October 2020

September 2020 Wrap Up

Overview of September's Reading Errrrrrr I know.... I'm a little bit late with my wrap up of what I read in September!!! Photo by Marius Mann on Pexels.com Health-wise September was terrible. I was very sick, I barely replied to blog comments and did next to no blog hopping. It took aaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaall of my energy … Continue reading September 2020 Wrap Up

All I Want for Christmas by Joanna Bolouri – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads What if the love of your life was your best friend's girlfriend, and you were the one that set them up? When Nick loses his job and is dumped by his glamorous but demanding girlfriend, he is forced to grudgingly accept work as a Santa at a local Christmas grotto. As his … Continue reading All I Want for Christmas by Joanna Bolouri – eARC Book Review

The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads In 1893, there's no such thing as witches. There used to be, in the wild, dark days before the burnings began, but now witching is nothing but tidy charms and nursery rhymes. If the modern woman wants any measure of power, she must find it at the ballot box. But when the … Continue reading The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow – eARC Book Review

Top Ten Tuesday (13/10/2020) – Super Long Book Titles

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that was originally created by The Broke and the Bookish but was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Super Long Book Titles I have to say … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday (13/10/2020) – Super Long Book Titles

Goodreads Monday (12/10/2020)

Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that was started by Lauren’s Page Turners. The meme is pretty easy to follow, to participate simply choose a random book from your TBR and explain why you want to read it! This week’s book: Girl in the Walls by A.J. Gnuse BLURB FROM GOODREADS:Girl in the Walls is a … Continue reading Goodreads Monday (12/10/2020)

Weekly Update October 5th-11th 2020

General Update Woo hoo it's time for my weekly moan!!!.... It's all I do isn't it.... moan, whine.... but ugh SPOONIE LIFE IS NOT BEING KIND!!!! I'm so sick, on so many pain and antiemetic medications... sleeping A LOT!!! BUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I'm taking things in hand with my blog this week though. I don't like that … Continue reading Weekly Update October 5th-11th 2020

Quilaq by Rebecca Burns – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Stokeland. It sits at a fork between two roads, one a thick, commercial highway bedeviled by ice for ninety percent of the year; the other a stripped, frozen weave of a road, impassable for ten months out of twelve and huddled beneath wedges of brilliant white snow. It is a wonder that … Continue reading Quilaq by Rebecca Burns – eARC Book Review

We All Die in the End: Scenes from a Small Town by Elizabeth Merry – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Amazon This is a diverse collection of interlinked stories set in a small, seaside town in Ireland. Some of them verge on the macabre; others deal with abusive relationships and many of them are grim. But there is humour here too - although it is dark humour. The following excerpts are just a … Continue reading We All Die in the End: Scenes from a Small Town by Elizabeth Merry – eARC Book Review