Hello. The end of January is finally here and I want to finish off this first month of 2023 with the way I hope to end most months, a reading wrap up. I honestly can’t remember the last time I wrote wrap ups but I want to try getting back into the habit of writingContinue reading “January Wrap Up”
A new year always comes with new resolutions, new goals, new challenges, which for the most part are great if you’re someone who likes to push yourself year on year. There are times when I am that person but if there is something I’ve learnt over the past couple of years, it is also okayContinue reading “Reading Plans or Ideas for 2023”
Hello! It is nearly the end of 2022 and although I’m not book blogging regularly anymore, I thought I would try to get out the usual End of Year Book Survey that makes the rounds. It is a nice little catch up and worth the time it takes to write up and edit as they’reContinue reading “End of Year Book Survey 2022: Adapted Edition”
Hello! I’m here today with a tag post that I saw on @dinipandareads and looked a lot of fun. It’s a quick one for me, which is rare, and one I found finished and unpublished in my draft folder so I cannot remember when I initially typed this up. Anyway, I don’t know who createdContinue reading “Book TAG: 5…4…3…2…1 Challenge”
When it comes to the spooky season, we all have our favourite fictional creatures, genres and stories. I’m one for witches whether inherently magical, or misunderstood and unfairly persecuted, and every time I come across a book that centres around them, I have to own it. The only problem is, and it’s not new, isContinue reading “Witchy Reads on my TBR”
Hello everyone! It is now finally Autumn and we’re well and truly into the spooky season, although if you wander into my local shops and supermarket, you’d think we had completely bypassed Halloween and gone straight to Christmas – yes Sainsbury’s, I’m looking at you with the mince pies and advent calendars, although if youContinue reading “Five Spooky Books to Read This October”
Hello! Welcome back to another edition of “Clearing the Shelves,” my series dedicated to the books I unhaul so I can either tidy my bookshelves or make some room for newer books.
The Young Adult Literature Convention (or YALC as we all call it) is around the corner and a lot of us are starting to get ready for this huge event in the book community calendar.
Hello! We are now in the transition period between Spring and Summer, and if there is one thing that strikes me at this time in the reading year, it is the change in my reading mood. I want books that are relaxing, that can be read in one sitting, or that evoke the freshness andContinue reading “Genres I Gravitate to During Late Spring and Summer”
Hello! We in the UK are currently experiencing a four-day weekend, celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee and I can’t think of a better list post than one which highlights books centred around royalty or has characters that are part of a monarchy.