Remember Me by D.E.White Blog Tour

Book Blurb: Fifteen years ago Ellen Smith vanished from the woods near her small Welsh village. Never to be seen again.Eight people were in the woods that night: eight splintered lives, eight people hiding a terrible secret. But who can remember the truth?Now, Ellen’s best friend, Detective Ava Cole is all grown up back in the [...]

Prestige Flowers Review

Thank you to Prestige Flowers for sending me this gorgeous Valentines bouquet! There is something special about receiving flowers, the notion of thought and kindness associated with the gifting warms my heart. I was lucky enough to be sent this wonderful bouquet from Prestige Flowers in exchange for an honest review. Lets get real now...the packaging is STUNNING, [...]

2018 in reading…

Yay! I read 97 books in 2018! An Isolated Incident by Emily Maguire Dog Songs by Mary Oliver A Mighty Dawn (The Wanderer Chronicles #1) by Theodore Brun Letters Home by Sylvia Plath Letters of Sylvia Plath, Volume 1: 1940-1956 by Sylvia Plath The Sun Is Also a Star Nicola Yoon Secrets for the Mad by Dodie Clark The Yellow Wall-Paper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Idiot Verse by Keaton HensonYou Do You: How to Be Who You Are and Use What You've Got to Get What [...]

BOOK HANGOVER?

Have you ever suffered from a book hangover? I know I sure have. I few things I do when I have finished a book: Become soo obsessed with the beautiful writing that you have to order EVERY other book the author has written. After seriously looking a book I roam the internet for hours trying to [...]

Scrapbook of an Unfound Songstress review…

Author: Vicky Nolan  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxH4ti0aeVw Blurb:  You’re a 15-year-old schoolgirl who has big dreams of becoming a pop star, and then one day you get your lucky break. Polydor records sends you to Copenhagen to make pop music - to make you a recording artist. You get back home and your future is looking brighter than [...]

Me Mam.Me Dad. Me. Blog Tour…

Title: Me Mam. Me Dad. Me. By Malcom Duffy.  Publisher: Head of Zeus.  Blurb:  Humorous and heartbreaking debut novel with the fresh, funny, honest voice of a 14-year-old Geordie lad recounting the trials and tribulations of family life and finding first love. Nominated for the 2019 Carnegie Medal.  Danny's mam has a new boyfriend. Initially, all [...]

The Blue by Nancy Bilyeau Blog Tour

Firstly, thank you so much to Endeavour for sending me a wonderful digital copy of this book. I will definitely be buying a physical copy because LOOK at the copy, it is gorgeous, and I hate to say it but I do judge a book by its cover. I could stare at it all day, [...]

10 ways to overcome a book slump…

Recently I have been in a bit of a bookish slump, I  keep picking up books - reading a bit and then putting it down. Urg, I hate myself for doing this...come on Shannon - just read the darn book. So, to motivate myself and you - I am going to reveal my top tips [...]

My weird (yet wonderful) bookish habit.

Recently I have been reflecting upon the weird things I do when I am reading or in my everyday life regarding reading and I thought I would share them with you. Maybe you can comfort me and let me know that I am not the only one who does them. So, without further ado here [...]

Review of Not That Bad:Dispatches from Rape Culture edited by Roxane Gay.

*Thank you so much to Atlantic Books for sending me this book!* Blurb: In this valuable and timely anthology, cultural critic and bestselling author Roxane Gay has collected original and previously published pieces that address what it means to live in a world where women have to measure the harassment, violence, and aggression they face, [...]