Book Hauls

December and Christmas book haul

December was a really good month for me in terms of new books. I was sent a few by publishers and I was lucky enough to get quite a few for Christmas. Prepare yourselves for a Haul™.  My boyfriend is an enabler when it comes to books. He bought me Spellslinger, which I’ve been wanting… Continue reading December and Christmas book haul

TBRs and Wrap ups

April 2018 Wrap Up (Let’s just pretend I didn’t set myself a TBR, OK)

April was a pretty busy and exciting month for me. I visited my sister abroad, went to London, and spent the day at an agricultural festival. It was an energising few weeks, but I did not stick to my TBR. At all. In fact, I think at this point it would be better if we… Continue reading April 2018 Wrap Up (Let’s just pretend I didn’t set myself a TBR, OK)

TBRs and Wrap ups

March Wrap Up (The month where I organised a readathon?!)

March was a month of some real ups and downs. For about a week, I felt dejected, but as the month progressed I celebrated my Dad’s birthday, spent Easter with my family, and by the end of the March I’d bounced back. One of the biggest things I did last month was organise my very… Continue reading March Wrap Up (The month where I organised a readathon?!)

Readathons · TBRs and Wrap ups

Easter Weekend Readathon: Announcement and TBR

One of my reading goals for this year was to participate in more readathons, but so far I haven’t taken part in any. That is, until this weekend. Since it’s a four-day weekend in the UK, I wanted to get a lot of reading done, and one of the best ways to do that is… Continue reading Easter Weekend Readathon: Announcement and TBR

Blogmas · tags

Blogmas Day 21: End of the Year Book Tag

As we’re now in the home straight of 2017, I decided it’d be fitting to do the End of the Year Book Tag and start rounding up the books I’ve read in the last twelve months. I recently saw this on Jenniely’s blog and her answers were so fun that it inspired me to have a… Continue reading Blogmas Day 21: End of the Year Book Tag

Blogmas · Top Ten Tuesday

Blogmas Day 19 – Top Ten Tuesday: Graphic Novels I’d like Santa to bring

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature created by Jamie over at The Broke and The Bookish. The feature was created because Jamie is loves lists, and this weeks theme is: December 19: Top Ten Books I Hope Santa Brings Since I posted a similar piece last week about books I’m asking for for Christmas, I thought, for… Continue reading Blogmas Day 19 – Top Ten Tuesday: Graphic Novels I’d like Santa to bring

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: A long (but not inexhaustible) list of things I want to see more of in books

Happy Tuesday everyone! As always, Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted over at The Broke and The Bookish, and this week’s theme is: May 9: Ten Things On Our Reading Wishlist: things you want to see more of in books – tropes, a time period, a specific type of character, an issue tackled, a certain… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: A long (but not inexhaustible) list of things I want to see more of in books