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 [...]

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Thriller/Grit Lit/Crime Fiction recommendations needed…

If you've been reading my blog for a while, you will know that I wrote my final year dissertation on Gillian Flynn. Flynn has written Sharp Objects, Dark Places,Gone Girl and The Grownups! She is a thriller/ crime fiction/ grit- lit writer and I am DESPERATE to read more books like hers because I adore [...]

Book to TV adaptation.

I know, I know that adaptations cannot be exactly the same as the book for many many reasons.  BUT despite being slightly different from the book, I loved them so so much! Despite their flaws and differences I thoroughly enjoyed them. 1.Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty Goodreads Summary - Big Little Lies follows three women, [...]

Am I obsessed? 

I absolutely adore Gillian Flynn guys!! Love love love her writing and now I am writing my dissertation on her! 🙋🏼 Do you love Gillian Flynn? Feeling a little obsessed with? (Join the club!!)  If you haven't read anything by her, sprint to your closest bookshop and frantically search for anything and everything written by [...]

Author Spotlight – Gillian Flynn

I previously posted these on my University blog for one of my modules... If you haven't heard of Gillian Flynn, where have you been? Last year one of her books was made into a worldwide successful seller - this book/film is called Gone Girl. It quickly became a literary sensation; selling over 2 million copies.  I [...]

A girl can never have too many books…

I got some new books, woo! I have a problem okay, even though my reading list in is the 100 I cannot stop buying books and adding them to that list. Send help because I need it! 1. Still Alice by Lisa Genova Alice Howland is proud of the life she worked so hard to [...]