August 2017 Wrap Up

2017, wrap up

My August 2017 Wrap Up was a good month for reading once again. I read a good number of books, most of them were to do with YALC 2017 but I’m not complaining. I’ve read some really great books this month and found some new favourites. I am so behind on all my reviews so […]

31st August 2017


2017, tbr

You may not have noticed but there is a nice new item on my menu! I have done some cataloguing of my shelves and I now have a wonderfully written list of all the books I have to read. Which in some ways is great and in others an extremely daunting prospect. I just couldn’t […]

30th August 2017

Rebel of the Sands Book Review

4 star, book reviews

Rebel of the Sands She’s more gunpowder than girl—and the fate of the desert lies in her hands. Mortals rule the desert nation of Miraji, but mystical beasts still roam the wild and barren wastes, and rumor has it that somewhere, djinni still practice their magic. But there’s nothing mystical or magical about Dustwalk, the […]

28th August 2017

Strange the Dreamer Book Review

5 star, book reviews

Strange the Dreamer The dream chooses the dreamer, not the other way around—and Lazlo Strange, war orphan and junior librarian, has always feared that his dream chose poorly. Since he was five years old he’s been obsessed with the mythic lost city of Weep, but it would take someone bolder than he to cross half […]

26th August 2017

My Favourite Audiobooks

audiobooks, book thoughts

I have a love hate relationship with audiobooks, sometimes I really love to listen to them and others I find them hard and really lacking. I thought it would be a nice idea for me to write a list of all my favourite audiobooks and let you know why Ready Player One This was the […]

24th August 2017

The Handmaid’s Tale Book Review

4 star, book reviews

The Handmaid’s Tale is not only a radical and brilliant departure for Margaret Atwood, it is a novel of such power that the reader will be unable to forget its images and its forecast. Set in the near future, it describes life in what was once the United States, now called the Republic of Gilead, a […]

21st August 2017

My YALC 2017 Book Haul

book hauls

Welcome to my YALC 2017 book haul. If you didn’t already know I spent an entire week at YALC in London and spent WAY too much money. I did a whole roundup in my last blog post – so you should definitely check that out here! Seeing as it was a book event and I […]

20th August 2017

Our YALC 2017 trip

book blogging

This is a little bit belated seeing as our YALC 2017 trip ended nearly two weeks ago, but I had a killer cold and there’s been so much happening I haven’t had time to focus on my blog. It’s been one of those weeks. Anyway, I wanted to reminisce about all the wonderful things that […]

17th August 2017

July 2017 Wrap Up

2017, wrap up

I know I’m so late with my July 2017 Wrap Up but I was at the best book convention ever and then I came down with the worst cold I have had in a long time! So here it is. Better late than never! I had an amazing month of reading this month! I read […]

11th August 2017