Book Haul! | October 2020

I think you're all going to be pretty proud of me once again. Whilst I haven't achieved the unbelievable feat of only acquiring three books like I did last month, it's still not too crazy for October! AND, I'm anticipating I'm only going to get better. Maybe that's not the most exciting content for you … Continue reading Book Haul! | October 2020

The Reality of Climate Change in A Life on Our Planet | Spoiler-Free Review

A Life on Our Planet: My Witness Statement and a Vision for the Future by David Attenborough Genre: Non-Fiction Author: David Attenborough Published: October 2020 Publisher: Penguin Random House Pages: 272 [hardback] Review on Goodreads Thank you so much to Penguin Random House for sending a copy of this to review! Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing … Continue reading The Reality of Climate Change in A Life on Our Planet | Spoiler-Free Review

Cranky Characters We Love | Top Ten Tuesday

I'm going rogue this week. I haven't gone rogue for a while. But it's a Halloween freebie for Top Ten Tuesday and I just can't be bothered talking about spooky books because I feel like I've exhausted myself doing just over on Instagram. So we're going to talk about cranky characters that we love instead! … Continue reading Cranky Characters We Love | Top Ten Tuesday

Magical Fights in Furyborn | Spoiler-Free Review

Furyborn by Claire Legrand Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Claire Legrand Published: April 2018 Publisher: Sourcefire Books Pages: 470 [paperback] Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts upon Finishing Well that was really rather good. I can't believe how easy that was to read - the pages just flew by! This is a spellbinding story of two … Continue reading Magical Fights in Furyborn | Spoiler-Free Review

The Best Recommendations | Top Ten Tuesday

Hello, my fellow bookworms!! I am having a very eclectic month of reading where I've currently got five books on the go I'm flitting between. Attention span? What is that! Clearly I have none. But I'm having fun, so it's alright. Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly event hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl and … Continue reading The Best Recommendations | Top Ten Tuesday

British Humour in More Fool Me | Spoiler-Free Review

More Fool Me by Stephen Fry Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoirs Author: Stephen Fry Published: September 2014 Publisher: Michael Joseph Pages: 388 [hardback] Review on Goodreads VERDICT: WORTH IT Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was an entertaining third instalment to Fry's memoirs. His writing is always such a delight to read and I really enjoy the last … Continue reading British Humour in More Fool Me | Spoiler-Free Review

Monsters in A Deadly Education | Spoiler-Free Review

A Deadly Education by Naomi Novik Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy Author: Naomi Novik Published: September 2020 Publisher: Penguin Random House Pages: 336 [paperback] Review on Goodreads Thank you so much to Penguin for sending a copy my way in exchange for an honest review! VERDICT: WORTH IT Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing And you know what?! … Continue reading Monsters in A Deadly Education | Spoiler-Free Review

Books to Buy This Month! | October 2020

It's that time again! Lock away your wallets! It's time to resist buying ALL the books (and then go ahead and buy them anyway). October is BRIMMING with some excellent choices. My most anticipated for this month is definitely Blazewrath Games and Stephen Fry's new book: Troy! I didn't know until I was writing this … Continue reading Books to Buy This Month! | October 2020