If there is one thing that gets us excited, it is a new book by our favourite author or a highly anticipated sequel we want in our hands as soon as the announcement goes live. It is a trait we have carried with us as readers throughout childhood into adolescence and adulthood, and even though… Continue reading What Book Generation Are You?
Hello and welcome to a post I haven't really done before, predicting what books on my shelved and unread TBR would earn a five star rating. I see a lot of people doing this for new and anticipated releases and whilst that would be fun, I prefer having the wider array of unread books from… Continue reading Five Star Predictions From My TBR
Hello and welcome back to my collaborative books and Disney posts, matching books to a particular Disney song. Today's song is one I probably should have done right at the beginning - Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo from Cinderella. It is after all the inspiration for the series title! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNKuARjkWEg This song is all about magic - magic, that… Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo
Hello. As most of us were aware, yesterday was Valentine's Day. As a singleton it is simply another normal day for me, but it is a good feature day in which to talk about something that can make or break a book for me - character romances. Now I don't reach for books in the… Continue reading Top 5: Favourite Romances
Hello and welcome back to another book tag! Last month, I was tagged by the wonderful Alicia at A Colourful Bibliophile to do the Piano Playlist Tag and as someone who listens to quite a lot of classical music, and loves piano music in particular, I could not say no! Rules: Post the rules in… Continue reading The Piano Playlist Tag
Book Information: Series or Standalone - sequel to The Island Genre - Contemporary|Historical Fiction Audience - Adult Length - 216 pages Date of publication - 29th October 2020 by Headline Publishing Group Synopsis: 25th August 1957. The island of Spinalonga closes its leper colony. And a moment of violence has devastating consequences. When time stops… Continue reading One August Night: Victoria Hislop
When I started this blog, I said I was going back to basics and the book side of things but here I am completely contradicting myself. I'm talking about crochet again - one of the two yarn related hobbies I have and can't live without. The only thing is, I am not a "small project… Continue reading Crochet: Blanket WIP Progress and Updates
January, the month for me that is always the peak of the reading curve. I'll read and feel good about what I'm reading and then ultimately crash in the following months. It is just the way it goes. I read a total of 8 books, or 8.5 if I include the book I put down… Continue reading January Wrap Up
Hello! Or bonjour, I should say as I am diving into one of the French-inspired Disney classics for Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books today with The Hunchback of Notre Dame and specifically, God Help The Outcasts, arguably my favourite song from the film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQO4TtmmwNc It's a beautiful track with messages about beating the injustices of everyday society and showing… Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: God Help The Outcasts
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