My favourite posts!

I realised the other day that I've been writing this blog for over two years now. Not always consistently, and not always well! But I've enjoyed having somewhere to write down my thoughts, my ideas, my grievances!  When I began I was unsure whether I would continue with it, I wondered how long I would … Continue reading My favourite posts!

Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

I read this novel earlier in the year (as I think many people did!) but as I've been ill, I'm only now taking the time to put down my thoughts on it. Firstly, it was nice to read something that was dystopian before the YA dystopian formula dominated the genre! I started reading the novel … Continue reading Book Review: The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood

Book Review: The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett

Confession - It has taken me over a decade to start reading the Discworld novels! I wrote a blog post, oh, about two years ago now about starting the Discworld novels (you can read it here!) but I'm only just getting around to it. If you've read the post then you'll know that this isn't … Continue reading Book Review: The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett

Book Review: His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman

Following Pullman's announcement about the release of The Book of Dust, a follow up trilogy to His Dark Materials, I thought it was about time that I shared my thoughts on the original series. I don't remember when I first read this series, I think I was twelve, the same age as the protagonist, Lyra (one … Continue reading Book Review: His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman

Book Review: Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern

As is tradition now, every Christmas I receive the newest Cecelia Ahern book. This Christmas (for the third time in a row!) I was very ill and unable to eat my dinner, fatigue plagued me, having not slept well for a couple of days, but nothing would stop me starting my new book Christmas night … Continue reading Book Review: Lyrebird by Cecelia Ahern

5 Books I’ve loved reviewing this year

With 2016 nearly over I thought I'd do a special edition of my usual 5 Books post! Looking over my year of reviews, as usual with my blog, that doesn't necessarily mean the books are from 2016 but that I finally got around to reading or reviewing them this year. You can find links in … Continue reading 5 Books I’ve loved reviewing this year

Book Review: Glisten by Tricia Cerrone

Glisten is the thrilling new instalment from The Black Swan Files, you can read my review of the first book of the series Glimmer here, at YALoveMag. We catch up with Jocelyn in New York as she begins her quest to meet her family. Of course nothing could be that simple and after the corruption of … Continue reading Book Review: Glisten by Tricia Cerrone