Birthday Girl – Haruki Murakami

Birthday Girl by Haruki Murakami My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis (goodreads) She waited on tables as usual that day, her twentieth birthday. She always worked Fridays, but if things had gone according to plan on that particular Friday, she would have had the night off.Β  One rainy Tokyo night, a waitress’s uneventful twentieth … Continue reading Birthday Girl – Haruki Murakami

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Harry Potter Book Night

Hello bookish friends, I celebrated Harry Potter Book night in my store. We have been promoting it for about a month and the turn out was really good. It is the first event where I was really happy that I got to be a part of it. We aimed it for younger children, however, we … Continue reading Harry Potter Book Night

The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Hello bookish friends, Synopsis (goodreads) Aging and reclusive Hollywood movie icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Why her? Why now? Monique is not exactly on … Continue reading The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo

Heartstopper – Alice Oseman

Hello Bookish Friends, Heartstopper Volume One by Alice Oseman My rating: 5 of 5 stars I need more of Nick and Charlie! Such a sweet graphic novel 😍 Synopsis (goodreads) Charlie, a highly-strung, openly gay over-thinker, and Nick, a cheerful, soft-hearted rugby player, meet at a British all-boys grammar school. Friendship blooms quickly, but could … Continue reading Heartstopper – Alice Oseman

The Boy Who Grew Dragons – Andy Shepard, Sara Ogilvie

The Boy Who Grew Dragons by Andy Shepherd My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis (goodreads) When Tomas discovers a strange old tree at the bottom of his grandad's garden, he doesn't think much of it. But he takes the funny fruit from the tree back into the house - and gets the shock and … Continue reading The Boy Who Grew Dragons – Andy Shepard, Sara Ogilvie

The Princess Saves Herself in This One – Amanda Lovelace

Hello bookish friends, The Princess Saves Herself in this One by Amanda Lovelace My rating: 5 of 5 stars Such a good poetry collection! Would highly reccomend I ended up ordering this book from work as we only had The witch doesn't burn in this one in stock. I again ended up reading this within … Continue reading The Princess Saves Herself in This One – Amanda Lovelace

Kingdom of Ash – Sarah J. Maas (non spoiler thoughts)

Hello Bookish Friends, Some quick thoughts on Kingdom of Ash as the end of a series. I really enjoyed this book and it was a great end to a very long series. There were a few points that I was annoyed or upset by(I have another spoiler review up) however overall it was a good … Continue reading Kingdom of Ash – Sarah J. Maas (non spoiler thoughts)

Kingdom Of Ash – Sarah J. Maas (spoilers)

Hello bookish friends, Well, I finally did it, it took me a while (Dec 29th till Jan 23rd) but I'm so glad I managed to complete this series. This blog post will be full of spoilers but I will have a non-spoiler review up in the next few days. First of all the torture scenes … Continue reading Kingdom Of Ash – Sarah J. Maas (spoilers)

Nimona- Noelle Stevenson

Hello bookish friends, Synopsis (goodreads) Nemeses! Dragons! Science! Symbolism! Nimona is an impulsive young shapeshifter with a knack for villainy. Lord Ballister Blackheart is a villain with a vendetta. As sidekick and supervillain, Nimona and Lord Blackheart are about to wreak some serious havoc. Their mission: prove to the kingdom that Sir Ambrosius Goldenloin and … Continue reading Nimona- Noelle Stevenson