Hello bookish friends, This Christmas and New Year have been really hectic for me and that is mainly because I got told just before Christmas that the store that I work in would close on the 6th Jan. This caused many problems, not least of which would be where I would work while the store … Continue reading New Job For The New Year
Hello Bookish friends, I have looked at my reading patterns from the past year and have a few things for what I want to continue and change about my overall reading goals for 2019. 1. I want to read more diverse books. Something I learnt while picking up a few books this year like Feminists … Continue reading Plan for 2019 Reading.
Hello bookish friends, Snowglobe was an interesting read. I requested a proof copy from Macmillian publishers and they kindly gifted me a copy in return for an honest review. This was such a wonderful story full of mystery and intrigue. It was a small snippet into a world full of magic and snowglobes pulling on … Continue reading Snowglobe – Amy Wilson
Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas My rating: 5 of 5 stars Hello bookish friends, I finally ended up finishing Tower of Dawn and although I had a lot of doubts going in I really enjoyed it. I like everyone else it seems did not see how necessary it was to read Tower … Continue reading Tower of Dawn – Sarah J. Maas
Hello bookish friends, The Bookshop Girl by Sylvia Bishop My rating: 4 of 5 stars This is a book about a girl called Property Jones who was left by her parents in a bookshop when she was young. She then got taken in by the bookshop's owner and made a member of their family. It … Continue reading The Bookshop Girl – Sylvia Bishop
Hello bookish friends, In a previous blog post, I mentioned a few books that I planned on finishing before the new year. It was slightly ambitious, however, I managed to do it. In Ten days I managed to complete most of that list and more. On the come up - Angie Thomas - completed and … Continue reading Books I wanted to finish before the new year update.
Hello bookish friends, I managed to pick up Lumberjanes vol 2 with a part of a gift card I got for Christmas and I am so glad I picked it up. This series is so quirky and fun. It is full of mystery and cuteness. Friendship is also a prominent feature within this series. I … Continue reading Lumberjanes vol 2. -Stevenson, Ellis, Watters, Allen, Laiho
Hello bookish friends, I decided before the new year I would try and finish a few books. I mentioned this fact to my colleague/friend on the 29th November and we both realised that we had the next day off from work. This inspired us to rally some of our other friends from work and do … Continue reading Impromptu 24hour readathon
Feminists Don't Wear Pink (And Other Lies): Amazing Women on What the F-Word Means to Them by Scarlett Curtis My rating: 4 of 5 stars Hello bookish friends, I received a proof copy of this book from Penguin and Girl Up in exchange for an honest review. I found this to be an intriguing … Continue reading Feminists don’t wear pink – curated by Scarlett Curtis
Hello bookish friends, I ended up acquiring a few more books with my Christmas giftcard recently and that used up the last of the money that was on there. Pages and CO no 1. Tilly and the Bookwanderers - Anna James Enchantment of Ravens - Margaret Rogerson The Bookshop girl - Sylvia Bishop The Cruel … Continue reading Christmas haul part 2