On The Come Up – Angie Thomas

Hello bookish friends, (goodreads) blurb:  Sixteen-year-old Bri wants to be one of the greatest rappers of all time. Or at least make it out of her neighbourhood one day. As the daughter of an underground rap legend who died before he hit big, Bri’s got big shoes to fill. But now that her mom has … Continue reading On The Come Up – Angie Thomas

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Christmas Haul

Hello bookish friends, I received a few books and a gift card for Christmas and I wanted to share them with you. The secret history - Donna Tartt I keep seeing this book at work and wanting to pick it up but It wasn't something I desperately wanted. I was really glad that I got … Continue reading Christmas Haul

P.S I still love you – Jenny Han

Hello bookish friends, Sorry that I am late with the blog post, The Christmas period took up all my time and I just didn't have time to sit down and write my updates. (Goodreads) blurb:  Lara Jean didn’t expect to really fall for Peter. They had just been pretending. Except suddenly they weren't. Now Lara Jean is … Continue reading P.S I still love you – Jenny Han

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before – Jenny Han

Hello bookish friends, I had an urge to re-watch To all the boys I've loved before on Netflix the other day and It made me feel so cozy that I decided I would go into work and pick up the 3 books in the series. I have now finished the first book and I fell … Continue reading To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before – Jenny Han

Books I want to get to before New Year…

Hello bookish friends, I have a lot of things happening in the next few weeks, however there are a few books I feel like I need to finish before the new year as I have been needing to read them for such a long time. Starting off with ones that I am reading at the … Continue reading Books I want to get to before New Year…

Lumberjanes vol 1 – Grace Ellis, Noelle Stevenson, and Shannon Watters

Hello bookish friends, I recently picked up Lumberjanes as I saw that one of my colleagues has read the whole series and loved them. I love a good graphic novel as they are normally very short and quick to read. It gives me a break from some of the tomes that I normally read within … Continue reading Lumberjanes vol 1 – Grace Ellis, Noelle Stevenson, and Shannon Watters

Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow – Jessica Townsend

Hello Bookish friends, I finally managed to pick up Wundersmith the other day and I am so glad that I did. It had been sitting on my shelves for a few months and I just kept pitting it off. After reading Nevermoor earlier this year I was so excited to read the second but when … Continue reading Wundersmith: The Calling of Morrigan Crow – Jessica Townsend

The Creakers – Tom Fletcher

Hello bookish friends, I picked up a copy of The Creakers recently as I read the Christmasaurus last year and really enjoyed it. All year I have been telling myself that I don't need to pick it up and that I probably won't have time to read it. However, Tom is now releasing a musical … Continue reading The Creakers – Tom Fletcher

The Poet X -Elizabeth Acevedo

Hello bookish friends, I found the Poet X to be amazing. I had never read anything in the same style before, using slam poetry as the main novel and it really intrigued me. We received a big box of the Waterstones children's book prize nominations at work for 2019 so we could read them before … Continue reading The Poet X -Elizabeth Acevedo