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

Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads Anna has everything figured out - she was about to start senior year with her best friend, she had a great weekend job, and her huge work crush looked as if it might finally be going somewhere... Until her dad decides to send her 4383 miles away to Paris. On her own. … Continue reading Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins – Book Review

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh – Book Review

Blurb from Goodreads One Life to One Dawn. In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to a new family. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is a monster. Each night he takes a new bride only to have a silk cord wrapped around her throat come morning. When sixteen-year-old Shahrzad's … Continue reading The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh – Book Review

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

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 (6/10/2020) – Book Covers with Autumnal Vibes

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 Book Covers with Autumnal Vibes I don't know … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday (6/10/2020) – Book Covers with Autumnal Vibes

Goodreads Monday (05/10/2020)

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: Dracula by Bram Stoker BLURB FROM GOODREADS: When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count … Continue reading Goodreads Monday (05/10/2020)

Top Ten Tuesday (29/09/2020) – Favourite Book Quotes

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 Favourite Book Quotes OOOOOH who doesn't love a … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday (29/09/2020) – Favourite Book Quotes