Books I Want To Buy Part 3

Hello, bookish friends Another blog post and another trip to the bookstore. These are more books that I would really like to pick up. My first two posts in this series can be found on my blog, starting with the first which is here: Books I Want To Buy part 1 This time around I was … Continue reading Books I Want To Buy Part 3


These Broken Stars – Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner

Hello bookish friends, Another day, another review... Synopsis: Luxury spaceliner Icarus suddenly plummets from hyperspace into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and Tarver Merendsen survive – alone. Lilac is the daughter of the richest man in the universe. Tarver comes from nothing, a cynical war hero. Both journey across the eerie deserted terrain for help. … Continue reading These Broken Stars – Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner

Advanced Reader Copies…

Hello bookish friends, I wanted to update you on something I have been doing recently. I found it very helpful and as a book fanatic I really felt included within the book community. As from the title you can probably guess what it's about, and that is Advanced Reader Copies from publishers. I always wanted … Continue reading Advanced Reader Copies…

Notes: 1. Born to be a Larve – Boulet

Hello bookish friends, Synopsis: (translated from French) In Notes, you will find in the form of mood notes many reflections on everyday life, music, TV, comic strip writers, food in general and expiry in particular, on sex and a bit on Mireille Matthew. All these thoughts come out of my sketchbooks and were used to … Continue reading Notes: 1. Born to be a Larve – Boulet

Notes on a Thesis – Tiphane Riviere

Hello bookish friends, I've started reading a few more different genres of books including poetry and graphic novels. I always like to read graphic novels, but I normally pick up the traditional paperbacks instead whenever I am in a bookstore. Despite this since I acquired a new library card the other day I have been … Continue reading Notes on a Thesis – Tiphane Riviere

Reading more Poetry

Hello bookish friends, I have been reading more poetry of late and I wanted to share some with you! Alice Oswald - Fallin Awake (3 stars) Sunshine - Melissa Lee-Houghton (4 Stars) My Family and Other Superheroes - Jonathan Edwards (4 Stars) Talking Dead - Neil Rollinson (3 stars) In some ways, I have really … Continue reading Reading more Poetry

Little Liar – Julia Gray

Hello bookish friends, At first, it took me a little while to get into the story of little liar, but then when I knuckled down and actually forced myself to read this in between doing work for my dissertation I enjoyed it. The chapters are quite short and the text is a nice easy size … Continue reading Little Liar – Julia Gray

Coraline: The Graphic Novel – Neil Gaiman, Russell P. Craig

Coraline by P. Craig Russell My rating: 4 of 5 stars Synopsis: Coraline discovered the door a little after they moved into the house. When Coraline steps through a door in her family's new house, she finds another house strangely similar to her own (only better). But there's another mother there and another father, and … Continue reading Coraline: The Graphic Novel – Neil Gaiman, Russell P. Craig

Everyone’s a eliebn when ur a aliebn too – Jomny Sun

everyone's a aliebn when ur a aliebn too by Jomny Sun My rating: 5 of 5 stars Synopsis: everyone’s a aliebn when ur a aliebn too is the illustrated story of a lonely alien sent to observe Earth, only to meet all sorts of creatures with all sorts of perspectives on life, love, and happiness, … Continue reading Everyone’s a eliebn when ur a aliebn too – Jomny Sun

Caraval – Stephanie Garber

Hello bookish friends, I fell in love with the audiobook of Caraval, I think this is mainly because I was comfortable with Rebecca Soler's narration from previously reading Cinder. This book was so magical and the audiobook had so much expression within the reading. Originally I was going to read The Night Circus first as … Continue reading Caraval – Stephanie Garber