Am I Cut Out For Booktube?

Hello everyone, Are you surprised by the title of this post? Yes, you did in fact read that correctly, I have lately been considering the idea of starting a booktube channel. That is ironic in several respects, as I will get on to later in the post, but if I were to go ahead with … Continue reading Am I Cut Out For Booktube?

Five Books On My TBR – September 2020

Hello everyone, My Goodreads TBR has risen quite considerably in the last two months. This is mostly because of the number of fantastic new releases we have seen lately, and also a lot of great recommendations from other book bloggers. I would love to be able to read them all at once, but I need … Continue reading Five Books On My TBR – September 2020

Blog Tour + Review – The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Hello everyone, I am extremely excited to be part of this rather humongous blog tour for the smart and twisty YA thriller that is The Inheritance Games. Thank you very much to Dave @ The Write Reads for his meticulous organisation, and for the beautiful free physical copy! My anticipation for this book was heightened … Continue reading Blog Tour + Review – The Inheritance Games by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Book Review – The Foundling by Stacey Halls

Pages: 370 Published: 4th February 2020 Genre: Historical Fiction Trigger warnings: Racism, agoraphobia London, 1754. Six years after leaving her newborn, Clara, at London's Foundling Hospital, young Bess Bright returns to reclaim the illegitimate daughter she has never really known. Dreading the worst - that Clara has died in care - the last thing she expects to hear is … Continue reading Book Review – The Foundling by Stacey Halls

Book Review and Discussion – The Murmur Of Bees by Sofia Segovia

Translated by: Simon Bruni Pages: 462 Published: 1st March 2015 Genre: Historical/Literary Fiction Trigger warnings: Injury detail, child death, grief This was a buddy read with my friend Kriti, our second of 2020. We talked about the book in detail at various intervals, taking it in turns to ask each other questions and write down our observations. It was … Continue reading Book Review and Discussion – The Murmur Of Bees by Sofia Segovia

Book Review – A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson

Pages: 433 Published: 2nd May 2019 Genre: Young Adult Thriller/Mystery The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by the murder, Pippa Fitz-Amobi … Continue reading Book Review – A Good Girl’s Guide To Murder by Holly Jackson