Hello Book Lover, I love when you hear whisperings about books, some stay as just whisperings while others become loud and shouty, and the book starts shouting “pick me up next, pick me!” This is what happened with ‘The Harpy’, I read some reviews and as time went on these voices - namely those bloggers… Continue reading Review – The Harpy by Megan Hunter.
Hello Book Lover, How is it almost October! September has been an excellent month for reading so far, 'Hinterland' was one which I finished reading a few weeks ago. Lorna approached me to see if I would consider it for review, after reading the synopsis I jumped at the chance, it sounded right up my… Continue reading Review – Hinterland by Lorna Brown.
Hello Book Lover, I know it is almost October, however it's been a rough couple of weeks. I am really keen to get my blogging mojo back and as the old saying goes; 'it's better late than never, so here is my August........yes, August wrap up. What an incredible month August was for reading! I… Continue reading August Wrap Up.
Hello Book Lover, I snuck away for a couple of nights in Bath in August, my husband bought me a Book Spa at Mr B's Emporium for Christmas. The ever popular Book Spa has a 6 month waiting list, so I have been patiently waiting for this since Christmas Day. Those of you who don't… Continue reading Bookish Bath
Hello Book Lover, During lockdown I have still continued to meet up with my book club, although it's been rather different. In the normal world we would take a number of weeks, maybe even months to finish reading a book, set a date only for it to be rearranged a gazillion times before buying the… Continue reading Review – I Captue the Castle by Dodi Smith.
Hello Book Lover, You know it's going to be a great book when it's been two hours and you are lay in a stone cold bath, pissing yourself laughing, taking photos of paragraphs and texting them to your mates, this is what happened last week when I started and finished Boy Parts in a little… Continue reading Review – Boy Parts by Eliza Clark.
Hello Book Lover, I know it's Tuesday, so technically not the beginning of the week, but I am here with a second installment of My Week in Books. Last Monday I posted the three books I was planning to read in the week ahead, turns out public declaring what you are reading in a blog post… Continue reading My Week in Books.
Hello Book Lover, When Tandem Collective sent their monthly email with regards to their readalongs, 'Restless' stood out like an intriguing, exciting sore thumb! As you know, I adore translated fiction anyway, there was something a bit special about the synopsis that really drew me in, I knew I wanted to read it. Synopsis. A… Continue reading Review – Restless by Kenneth Moe. Translated by Alison McCullough.
Hello Book Lover, I am going to be testing out a shorter blog post where I look at the books I am going to be reading during the week ahead, I am hoping this will turn into a weekly blog post. I have chosen three books for this week, there could always be more, in… Continue reading My Week in Books.
Hello Book Lover, How have you been? It's been a while, Covid19, working from home, toddler wrangling and life have well and truly beaten me and impacted on my ability to write. I have still managed to read, but finding time to sit and carve out blog posts has been really tricky. However, I feel… Continue reading My 20 Books of Summer 2020.