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!

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

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

Weekly Update 14th-20th September 2020

General Update Hey everyone! I've been quiet this week I know. Yes my pre-scheduled blog posts went ahead but I haven't yet replied to a single comment on my blog nor blog-hopped (at the time of writing this post) all week... and I've needed the break. I don't know if I'll do similarly for another … Continue reading Weekly Update 14th-20th September 2020

The Mystery Blogger Award (V, VI, and VII)

Hi all! Today I'm coming at you with my fifth, sixth, and seventh editions of The Mystery Blogger combined into one jam-packed post!!! I was nominated for this award by three fantastic bloggers: Danni @For Book's Sake...back in March!! I know... I'm so sorry that I am only getting to this now Danni. I hope … Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award (V, VI, and VII)

The Sunshine Blogger Award (XVIII and XIX)

Hey everyone! I’m back with another edition of The Sunshine Blogger Award. Well actually two editions combined into one! Firstly I was nominated by the fantastic Lauren @LaLa's Book Reviews … last February.... I know, I am soooo behind on tags and awards and I am going to try my best to catch up over the … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award (XVIII and XIX)

Top Ten Tuesday (14/07/2020) – Books That Make Me Smile

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 Books That Make Me Smile I think children's … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday (14/07/2020) – Books That Make Me Smile

June 2020 Reading Wrap-Up

I read just six books in June... There are weeks that I sometimes read that many!!!! But if you've been following my blog in recent times you will know that my beloved dog was diagnosed with terminal cancer at the start of June, after frequently being ill over the previous few months. The vets thought … Continue reading June 2020 Reading Wrap-Up

Weekly Update 29th June-5th July 2020

General Update Hi guys! Hope you all had great weeks. Mine was hectic to say the least... emotional highs and lows and everything in between. I don't feel able to discuss the specifics yet because my feelings are so raw but this has been a week for counting my blessings and being so grateful for … Continue reading Weekly Update 29th June-5th July 2020