Book update- 

I have just finished reading my review copy of Some Kind of Wonderful by Giovanna Fletcher. OMG I LOVVVVVVVEEEEE IT!!! I am currently reading Turtles All The Way Down by the one and only JOHN GREEN. I have been longing for this book since the moment I finish all of his other books. What are you …

Ravenclaw Book Recommendations

“Or yet in wise old Ravenclaw,If you’ve a ready mind, Where those of wit and learning, Will always find their kind.” As a lot of you will know, I am a Ravenclaw – Pottermore confirmed it and I feel it in my heart. Traits Intelligence Wit Wisdom Creativity Originality Individuality Acceptance With these traits in …

Penguin Bloom: The odd little bird who saved a family.

*Thank you so much to Canongate for sending me this book to review.* -Book description – Penguin Bloom is an extraordinary true story full of hope and courage, featuring Cameron Bloom’s exceptional photographs and a captivating narrative by New York Times bestselling author Bradley Trevor Greive. Penguin the Magpie is a global social media sensation. People …

2017 reading so far…

Dissertation Books-  Adult Children: The Secrets of Dysfunctional Families by John C. Friel Twentieth- Century Suspense: The Thriller Comes of Age by Clive Bloom Thriller: Genesis and Structure of a Popular Genre by Jerry Palmer Unclaimed Experience: Trauma, Narrative and History by Cathy Caruth The Cambridge Companion to Crime Fiction by Martin Priestman Crime Fiction from …

More Bookish Confessions…

Hello lovelies, I had done a few of these now and they have been really possible so I thought I would do another one. I sometimes skim read. I know, I know I really shouldn’t but I do.   It makes me ANGRY when there are labels on the front of my books…retailers, can you …

Prestige Flowers.

The wonderful company that is Prestige Flowers  sent me the most beautiful bouquet of flowers. I received the Paris bouquet and when I saw them I was overwhelmed with their beauty, smell and most importantly quality. THE QUALITY IS INCREDIBLE.  I received the bunch of flowers on the day I moved into my new  house and …

A little obsessed? 

One of my obsession and has been for many years now is Harry Potter. In my defence who isn’t obsessed with Harry Potter? 🤔😏 When I was little (I can’t write that anymore without thinking of Louisa Clarke from Me Before You’) I had Harry Potter everythannngg- bike, cloack, Nimbus 2000, figurines, towels….you name it, …

TOP TEN TUESDAY

I try to do these weekly but I have failed for a long time now haha. Forgive me? This is a weekly challenge hosted by the broke and the bookish. I saw this weeks on Coffeeloving Bookoholic  and the books she picked and some of my all time favourites- so I feel like I HAVE to …

What I’m currently reading…

Last time I did this post I was reading Louis Pentlands book Wilde Like Me, which I will review soon.  Now I am reading This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp. I was sent this in ARC form months and months ago but life has been super busy so I borrowed the physical copy …

2017 reading…

So, I thought I would update you guys on what I have read in 2017 so far. I haven’t read as much as I wanted so far because I have been busy working on my dissertation. I am doing my dissertation on the representation of trauma within Gillian Flynn’s novels, so I have been reading …