Month: February 2018

Recent Reads #2

Happy Wednesday my lovelies! today’s post is a little catch up with what I’ve been reading recently. I’ve decided that this year, rather than posting monthly wrap-ups, I’m going to give a quick review for all of the books I read and posting about them in groups of 9. Here

My Favourite Books: Teen Years

Good morning my darlings! How are you doing this fine morning? Today’s post is the second in my new series “My Favourite Books….’ Today I am talking about the books that shaped my early teenage years. While some are individual books, others a just authors that I could not get

Why I Love Blogging: Bodies in the Library

I embarked on a PHD on Crime Fiction (and decided to blog my way throughout it) Elena Avanzas Álvarez Hi! My name is Elena and I love crime fiction. So much so, that upon graduating in English and American studies I realised that the only path that I wanted

The A-Z Book Tag

Good morning my loves! I hope you’re all having a lovely Thursday! Today’s post is the A-Z Book Tag. I love these kinds of posts as it not only allows me to get to know my favourite bloggers better, but it also allows you to get to know me! I

Top Tuesday: Bookish Gifts

Hello my loves! Now, before you go thinking. This is no way a sponsored post. I doubt that Bookishly have ever even heard of me, for that matter! What I wanted to share with you today is a little bookish gift guide. The Literary Emporium is a website that I have bought

Let’s Chat: Buddy-Reading

Today’s lets chat post is one that I am fairly new to I suppose, and that is buddy-reading. I completed my first buddy-read back in October as part of the House Cup Reading Challenge. The book was Wonder Woman Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo and I read it with my lovely

Cover Reveal: Rats, Mice and Other Things You Can’t Take to the Bank

Good morning my loves! Happy weekend! Today’s post is an extra one and one that I’ve been excited about since Leslie contacted me last month. Today’s post is a cover reveal for her wonderful new book Rats, Mice and Other Things You Can’t Take to the Bank by Leslie Handler.

My Pottermore Sorting

Hufflepuffs value hard work, patience, loyalty, and fair play. The house has produced its share of great wizards – not least Newt Scamander, author of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them The Common Room The Hufflepuff common room is entered from the same corridor as the Hogwarts kitchens. Proceeding

Valentine’s Day Book Tag

  Good evening everyone! So seeing as today is Valentine’s Day, I am posting TWICE! Lucky you! The second post of the day is the Valentine’s Book Tag and I was tagged to do this by the lovely Jenn at Now while this holiday is not my favourite nor

My Favourite Books: Childhood Reads

Since the end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018 I have loved reading everyones posts about their favourite books of the year, and that got me thinking. What about the book we loved when we were children? Do we still love them now? Today’s post is one that goes

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