Rethinking Life in Stolen Focus | Book Review

【 STOLEN FOCUS 】 ★★★★★ This was an unexpectedly brilliant find. Genre: Non-fictionAuthor: Johann HariPublished: January 2022Publisher: BloomsburyPages: 352 (paperback) I ended up reading this because it was offered for free on Audible and I'm so glad I did! The premise of this hooked me in, because who doesn't feel worried about reducing attention spans?! … Continue reading Rethinking Life in Stolen Focus | Book Review

May New Releases! | 2022

May books are here! There are some exciting sequels coming out this month and lots of lovely covers to feast your eyes upon. It took me quite some time to go through all the exciting new books and pick out some (a lot) to share with you today. Here are some I'm particularly looking forward … Continue reading May New Releases! | 2022

Emotional Turmoil in The Nurses’ War | Book Review

【 THE NURSES' WAR 】 ★★★★★ This book has firmly lodged itself in my heart and does great justice in capturing such a traumatic time in history. Genre: Historical FictionAuthor: Victoria PurmanPublished: March 2022Publisher: HarlequinPages: 608 (paperback) Many thanks to Harlequin for a review copy of this. I am emotionally exhausted at the end of … Continue reading Emotional Turmoil in The Nurses’ War | Book Review

Seree’s Story | Picture Book Review

【 SEREE'S STORY 】 ★★★★ This was quite sad but ultimately a happy ending. Genre: Children's FictionAuthor: Irma GoldIllustrator: Wayne HarrisPublished: April 2022Publisher: Walker BooksPages: 32 (hardback) Thanks to Walker Books for a copy of this for review. The theme of animal welfare awareness was really prominent in this book, which would make it a … Continue reading Seree’s Story | Picture Book Review

Egyptian Mythology in Reignited | Book Review

【 REIGNITED 】 ★★★★ This was quite the exciting romp through some Egyptian mythology. Genre: Mythology, Young Adult, FantasyAuthor: Colleen HouckPublished: February 2017Publisher: CreatespacePages: 224 (paperback) Being one of my favourite authors, I was so excited to pick up this novella in Houck's Reawakened series, but quickly found that I couldn't remember much from the … Continue reading Egyptian Mythology in Reignited | Book Review

The Echidna Near My Place | Picture Book Review

【 THE ECHIDNA NEAR MY PLACE 】 ★★★ I learnt a lot about echidnas from this book. Genre: Children's FictionAuthor: Sue WhitingIllustrator: Cate JamesPublished: April 2022Publisher: Walker Books AustraliaPages: 32 (hardback) Thanks to Walker Books for a copy of this for review. This was a sweet story but oh my goodness it was information overload. … Continue reading The Echidna Near My Place | Picture Book Review

April Wrap-Up! | 2022

April was a month of reading chaos for me. I could not stop myself recklessly starting new books whilst in the middle of others 😅 Which has landed me in the fun position in May of being midway through approximately 8 books. OH WELL. What is the bookworm life if not endless reading messiness? I … Continue reading April Wrap-Up! | 2022

5 Books to Get You Through a Break-Up

Break-ups are the worst, and several years ago I experience one myself and it sucked. But thankfully books made it less sucky. Today I want to share with you a list of books that dulled the pain of it for me, in case they help you! Now I am by no means a professional in … Continue reading 5 Books to Get You Through a Break-Up

April New Releases! | 2022

Hello, everyone! I hope April is off to a good start for you – there are certainly lots of books to keep us entertained this month and I thoroughly enjoyed finding all of them. Some releases that I'm particularly looking forward to are: An Arrow to the Moon by Emily X.R. PanThe Discord of Gods … Continue reading April New Releases! | 2022

6 Queer Books on My TBR I Can’t WAIT to Read

If there's something I love more than romance in fiction, it's queer romance. Many of my favourite couples fall into the queer category so there's got to be something to that! And I'm forever excited about eventually getting around to these books on my TBR, so I thought we could take a look at six … Continue reading 6 Queer Books on My TBR I Can’t WAIT to Read