top 5 · Wrap Ups

Blogmas Day 25: Five Favourite and Standout Books of 2020

It is the last day of Blogmas and if there any post I would want to wrap it up, it is my favourite books of 2020. I have a lot of books I've enjoyed reading but there are five books in particular that have really stood out to be the best books of the year.… Continue reading Blogmas Day 25: Five Favourite and Standout Books of 2020

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Blogmas Day: 23 End of Year Book Survey 2020

We are nearing the end of Blogmas and it feels right to start rounding it off with the End of Year Book Survey. I had to dive into my old blog archives to find this but it is the perfect post for this time of year. It was created by The Perpetual Page Turner, who… Continue reading Blogmas Day: 23 End of Year Book Survey 2020

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Blogmas Day 22: TV Christmas Specials On My Watchlist.

One tradition that has become a staple over the years is crowding round the television on Christmas Day, watching a one-off special episode of our favourite mainstream programmes. Some of our beloved programmes have even become famous for them. Even with COVID disrupting a lot of the Christmas episode filming, we still have a full… Continue reading Blogmas Day 22: TV Christmas Specials On My Watchlist.

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Blogmas Day 21: Books With Wintery Settings

Hello and welcome to Blogmas Day 21. Today is the shortest day of the year, marking the first official day of Winter and there is no better way of marking this in Blogmas than highlighting some books on my shelves, both read and unread, that have wintery settings. The Bear in the Nightingale by Katherine… Continue reading Blogmas Day 21: Books With Wintery Settings

Blogmas 2020 · Book Reviews

Blogmas Day 20: Book Review | Letters From Father Christmas

Hello and welcome back to Blogmas. For today's post I want to share some thoughts about a book that has now become a festive favourite - Letters from Father Christmas by J.R.R.Tolkien Every December, a letter from the North Pole would arrive for JRR Tolkien's children. These letters were stories and drawings from Father Christmas,… Continue reading Blogmas Day 20: Book Review | Letters From Father Christmas

Blogmas 2020 · Book Tags

Blogmas Day 19: End of the Year Book Tag

Hello. I am back with another tag post and this time it is the End of the Year Book Tag. Thankfully it has quite a few different questions and prompts to the 'End of the Year survey" planned and scheduled in a week's time so things won't hopefully be too repetitive. I was tagged to… Continue reading Blogmas Day 19: End of the Year Book Tag

Blogmas 2020 · Book Features and Categories · top 5

Blogmas Day 16: 5 Books In Translation

Hello and welcome back to Top 5 Wednesday, the top 5 feature whereby I pick five books or book related things based on a particular topic. I'm still coming up with my own or past/future topic ideas and the one I fancied working on for today's post is Books in Translation. There are a few… Continue reading Blogmas Day 16: 5 Books In Translation

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Blogmas Day 15: Shelved Books With Christmas Colour Covers

Hello everyone and welcome back to Blogmas! Today's post is part challenge, part showing sharing the books on my shelves and particularly those with festive looking covers. Most of them, if not all, are picked based on their colour so red, white, gold, green, silver, white, icy blue... colours we associate with Christmas and Winter.… Continue reading Blogmas Day 15: Shelved Books With Christmas Colour Covers

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Blogmas Day 14: Baby It’s Cold Outside Book Tag

Hello! For today's Blogmas post I wanted to bring to you a Wintery/Christmas inspired book tag I found a couple of weeks ago on Kristin Kraves Books. It was created by Erin @Reading On A Star and I am super pumped to get started so let's turn on that Christmas playlist, huddle under a warm… Continue reading Blogmas Day 14: Baby It’s Cold Outside Book Tag