Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Manga With Dynamic Female Protagonists

Happy Tuesday to you all! As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is: January 31: All about the visuals: Top Ten Favorite Graphic Novels/Comics or Ten Comics on My TBR or Top Ten Favorite Picture Books OK this theme spoke to my heart… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Manga With Dynamic Female Protagonists

Book Reviews

Book review: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Author: Robert Louis Stevenson Pages: 111 Genre: Mystery, Suspense Publication date: 5th January 1886 Read: 27th – 29th January 2017 Rating: “Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.” This was originally published as a ‘shilling shocker’, but… Continue reading Book review: Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Banned Books

Hey everyone, happy Tuesday! As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is a freebie so I’ve decided to go with ten books you might not have realised were banned! 1.  Animal Farm by George Orwell Date published: 1945 Countries in which it was… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Banned Books

Book Reviews

Book review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of The Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Author: Benjamin Alire Saenz Pages: 359 Genre: Contemporary, Romance Publication date: 21st February 2012 Read: 17th – 19th January 2017 Rating:    “I got to thinking that poems were like people. Some people you got right off the bat. Some people you just didn’t get – and never would get.” I’d seen people raving about… Continue reading Book review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of The Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Book Reviews

Book review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Author: Rainbow Rowell Pages: 445 Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Humour Publication date: 10th September 2013 Read: 14th-16th January Rating:  “Sometimes writing is running downhill, your fingers jerking behind you on the keyboard the way your legs do when they can’t quite keep up with gravity.” This book focuses on our main character Cath, as she and her… Continue reading Book review: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Underrated Books You’ll Wonder Why You Haven’t Read Sooner

Happy Tuesday everyone! Hope it’s a good one for you! As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this weeks theme is: January 17:  Ten Underrated/Hidden Gem Books I’ve Read In The Past Year Or So (up to you if you want it to be those published… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Ten Underrated Books You’ll Wonder Why You Haven’t Read Sooner