Being trusted by the big brand publishers! ⭐️

Today I received Still Me by JoJo Moyes to read as PREVIEW copy! I was shaking with happiness and anticipation. Imagine Louisa’s face when she pulls out the black and yellow tights…that was me when the first chapter was downloading. As you will all know by now, I AM OBSESSED WITH Jojo Moyes, especially her […]

Those books that stay with you forever…

I’ve been thinking recently what books I use as a comfort blanket and what books have stayed with me since I read them. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett On the Road by Jack Kerouac The Trial by Franz Kafka The Great Gatsby by F.Scott Fitzgerald Harry Potter and […]

Philip Pullman 

On Thursday last week I went to an event at my university called Philip Pullman in discussion. Basically Pullman discussed his new book Le Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One for a while and then he signed books. AHHHHH HE SIGNED BOOKS!! I stupidly left my copy of his new book at home […]

Book Club Recommendations needed…

Hello lovelies, I need some help. I need you to leave me some book recommendations in the comments below!!  Myself and my university friends are planing on starting a book club and I need some great book titles to suggest. What have you read recently? Also don’t forget to go and check out my Instagram […]

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 […]