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I’m still here!

Hi everyone! Just thought I’d do a quick update on how things are going with me. Today was the first day since some time in November that I felt I might actually be becoming human again! I’ve been so sick for so long... it’s just been a nightmare basically. I’ve not read a solitary book … Continue reading I’m still here!

Goodbye 2020

Just a short and sweet post to wish all of my blogging friends and followers a peaceful and safe New Year’s. Here’s to a brighter 2021. Hopefully I’ll be back to normal blogging in a week or two; had a serious relapse of my infection which meant for a non-existent Christmas for me sadly... just … Continue reading Goodbye 2020

Quick Update

Hi everyone! Sorry for completely falling off the blogging radar in the last few weeks. If you follow my Twitter you’ll quite possibly have seen a tweet referring to my hiatus, but for those of you that don’t have twitter I thought I’d let you know that I’ve been incredibly sick with an acute illness … Continue reading Quick Update

The Summer Job by Lizzy Dent – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Have you ever imagined running away from your life? Well Birdy Finch didn't just imagine it. She did it. Which might've been an error. And the life she's run into? Her best friend, Heather's. The only problem is, she hasn't told Heather. Actually there are a few other problems... Can Birdy carry … Continue reading The Summer Job by Lizzy Dent – eARC Book Review

Space Hopper by Helen Fisher – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads As much as I love and need my husband, over the past few months I’ve realised something important. I can’t tell Eddie what’s been happening, no matter how much I want to. Not because he won’t believe me, but because he might. And if Eddie believes me, he’ll try to stop me. … Continue reading Space Hopper by Helen Fisher – eARC Book Review

Hold Still by Nina LaCour – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads I am a girl ready to explode into nothing.That night Ingrid told Caitlin, I'll go wherever you go.  But by dawn, Ingrid was dead and Caitlin was alone. Suddenly Caitlin has to deal with a completely unfamiliar life—a life without the art, the laughter, the music, and the joy she shared with her … Continue reading Hold Still by Nina LaCour – Book Review

How to Save a Life by Eva Carter – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com In this heartfelt love story, three friends find out what it really means to save someone. Kerry Smith is going to save lives--and so is her best friend, Tim Palmer. After years of working towards medical school, they are about to sit for their entrance exams. But … Continue reading How to Save a Life by Eva Carter – eARC Book Review

Last One at the Party by Bethany Clift – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads THE END OF EVERYTHING WAS HER BEGINNING It's November 2023. The human race has been wiped out by the 6DM virus (Six Days Maximum - the longest you've got before your body destroys itself). The end of the world as we know it. Yet someone is still alive. Alone in a new … Continue reading Last One at the Party by Bethany Clift – eARC Book Review

Weekly Update November 16th-22nd 2020

General Update Hi everyone! When I started this blog I thought it would be just about books. Granted books with a focus on illness representation but purely books all the same. But somehow over the last number of months my ‘weekly update’ posts in particular have been anything but bookish. They’ve become almost akin to … Continue reading Weekly Update November 16th-22nd 2020

How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads "We should have known the end was near." So begins Imbolo Mbue’s powerful second novel, How Beautiful We Were. Set in the fictional African village of Kosawa, it tells the story of a people living in fear amidst environmental degradation wrought by an American oil company. Pipeline spills have rendered farmlands infertile. Children … Continue reading How Beautiful We Were by Imbolo Mbue – eARC Book Review