I was nominated for the Aesthete Blogger Award by Rebecca at Bex The Bibliophile a couple of months ago and I'm always taken aback when nominated for things like this so thank you! It was originally created by Asmita at the Fictional Journal who, reading and looking through her blog, seems to know a few… Continue reading The Aesthete Blogger Award
The second half of the year is nearly upon us and it is time for me to reflect on what has happened up until now, as well as plan or think what I want to happen between July and December. At the end of 2020, I didn't write or plan any goals for 2021. With… Continue reading Looking Ahead To July 2021 and Beyond
Summer is one of the best times to enjoy all the books so come and join me with the Summer Book Tag!
An unboxing of my first ever Box of Stories book box!
Hello! Welcome to a Book Unhaul series I'm calling 'Clearing the Shelves' - simply a nice way of saying I want to get rid of some books in order to have space for new books. I don't have endless shelf space and I want my shelves to represent the reader I am now so some… Continue reading Clearing The Shelves: May Edition
It is a truth universally acknowledged that an original book tag based on my favourite classic deserves an update and re-release on the new blog.
Welcome to the month that dragged on for so long that I was often convinced we'd skipped the end of April and moved into May. I think I subconsciously willed April to be over because even with a couple of triumphs, it hasn't been the greatest month for me personally and a lot of that… Continue reading April Wrap Up: Low Reading Motivation
As an Audible user for quite a few years now I've recently decided to sign up for Scribd. Here's my ramble on why I think it might be time for me to change where and how I listen to audiobooks.
My review of The Abbey Mystery by Julia Golding, a fun Middle Grade novel about a young Jane Austen and her detective antics.
It was my birthday earlier this week, which ended up not being the greatest day for a couple of reasons, but I did receive some books from my wishlist courtesy of my sister and some Twitter people which was really nice and cheered me up for a little bit. The Easter Wishlist books arrived earlier… Continue reading Birthday Book Haul