Photowall product review –

The lovely Jennifer from Photowall recently contacted me and asked me to review one of the companies canvases in exchange for an honest review…and of course, I said helllllll yeah! I always get overly excited when companies/authors get in contact with me.   If you know me personally, you will know that my room is scattered with pictures […]

A Might Dawn by Theodore Brun blog tour.

My book review for #AMightyDawn by Theodore Brun.  ABOUT THE BOOK A gripping and brilliantly realised debut epic adventure set in eighth-century Denmark. This is the beginning of an ambitious new series in the vein of George R.R. Martin’s A Game of Thrones. Hakan, son of Haldan, chosen son of the Lord of the Northern […]

REVIEW COPY OF Still Me (Me Before You#3)

STOP WHAT YOU ARE DOING AND FANGIRL WITH ME.  Today I received a review copy of Still Me by Jojo Moyes. People who have been reading my blog for a while now will know I am obsessed with the Me Before You books!! The book does not officially come out till the end of January […]

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 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 […]