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YALC 2017 Book Haul and Round-up

It’s been a week since YALC and already I miss it intently. If you didn’t see my previous posts, YALC is a literature convention held in London every summer, offering panels, author signings and publishing stalls with lots of goodies. Last year I attended YALC on the Friday, and ended up loving it so much… Continue reading YALC 2017 Book Haul and Round-up

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5 Poetry Anthologies I NEED to read

After reading Kate Tempest’s Hold Your Own recently, I went to a poetry evening with my parents. Collectively, these two events sparked a reemergence of  love for poetry as a form that never fails to give me a quick shot of inspiration straight into the bloodstream. The result of this rekindling of love, is that I’m desperate… Continue reading 5 Poetry Anthologies I NEED to read

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World Theatre Day 2017: Books from across the globe that have been adapted into plays

Happy Monday everyone! Today is World Theatre Day, so to celebrate I thought I’d look at just a few international books that have been adapted into plays. 1. Harry Potter (and the Cursed Child) Author: J. K. Rowling  ~  Country of origin: Britain  ~  First adapted for stage in: 2016 3. Les Miserables Author: Victor Hugo… Continue reading World Theatre Day 2017: Books from across the globe that have been adapted into plays

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Book Reviewing Slumps (and the eternal fight to catch up on reviews)

Don’t let the nice banner fool you, I’m about to throw some serious shade. At myself. We all know intimately what it’s like to be in a reading slump; the growing loss of interest in your current book, the frustrating lack of desire to begin something new, and the almost unheard of inability to buy… Continue reading Book Reviewing Slumps (and the eternal fight to catch up on reviews)