February Wrap Up

2016, wrap up

My February Wrap Up I am proud to say that I read and reviewed everything that was on my original TBR list for this month, which if you want to read why I chose these books, click here. I enjoyed everything I read this month. It was one of the best months of reading I have had really. […]

27th February 2016

My reading challenge


I thought it would be a good time to talk about why I don’t have a huge amount of books on my monthly reading list and my reading challenge. Last year I set myself the challenge of reading 125 books in a year which looking back was a complete stretch and I had spent the […]

17th February 2016

A Darker Shade of Magic | Book Review

4 star, book reviews

Kell is one of the last travelers–magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel universes connected by one magical city. There’s Grey London, dirty and boring, without any magic, and with one mad King–George III. Red London, where life and magic are revered–and where Kell was raised alongside Rhy Maresh, the roguish heir […]

16th February 2016

Rebecca | Book Review

5 star, book reviews

Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again . . . The novel begins in Monte Carlo, where our heroine is swept off her feet by the dashing widower Maxim de Winter and his sudden proposal of marriage. Orphaned and working as a lady’s maid, she can barely believe her luck. It is only […]

15th February 2016

My bookish valentines

book thoughts, bookish valentines

I have been a little absent this week, purely because I haven’t been feeling the best, and I just haven’t been feeling up to blogging. I thought I would tell you guys all about my Valentine’s day because I’ve had an amazing time. My fiance is a chef which means that although it would be […]

14th February 2016

Six of Crows | Book Review

5 star, book reviews

Ketterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right price—and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can’t pull it off alone… A convict with a […]

11th February 2016

I Am Malala | Book Review

5 star, book reviews

I come from a country that was created at midnight. When I almost died it was just after midday. When the Taliban took control of the Swat Valley in Pakistan, one girl spoke out. Malala Yousafzai refused to be silenced and fought for her right to an education. On Tuesday, October 9, 2012, when she […]

8th February 2016

Audiobooks: My New Love?

audiobooks, book thoughts

I was always the reader who couldn’t use audiobooks to save their lives. Easily distracted and a tiny attention span, I began to fear that I would never be able to jump on the audiobook bandwagon. I tried everything but some kind of boredom took over before too long. It was doomed. I was devastated. […]

7th February 2016

February TBR

2016, tbr

I’ve been really tame about my reading for my February TBR… I’ve lowered my expectations because at the moment I’m really enjoying taking my time and truly devouring the book I’m reading. I Am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai I’ve actually just finished this book […]

6th February 2016