The Old Lie | Book Review

Challenging but powerful.

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

Eye-Opening Stories in Born a Crime | Spoiler-Free Review

Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah Genre: Non-Fiction, Memoir Author: Trevor Noah Published: November 2016 Publisher: Doubleday Canada Pages: 288 {hardback} Review on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing This was incredible and harrowing all at once. I'm completely taken aback by the things that Trevor Noah experienced in his … Continue reading Eye-Opening Stories in Born a Crime | Spoiler-Free Review

Books To Buy This Month | August 2020

I have been having the biggest battle with my self-control as I write this. I've opened and closed Booktopia to purchase some of these books so many times and then chickened at the last minute. I really don't need any more books but, I mean, when has that ever stopped me before? We will see … Continue reading Books To Buy This Month | August 2020

The Disney Song Book Tag | PRIDE EDITION

I'm back with another tag!! After sniffing around the internet for a fun book tag to do I found this one over at The Book Nut (who has a massive list of book tags). It was originally created on YouTube but unfortunately, the original video no longer exists! Gah! But I'm quite excited to go … Continue reading The Disney Song Book Tag | PRIDE EDITION

Being 100% Relatable in The Upside of Unrequited || BOOK REVIEW

The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli 5/5 STARS Genre: Contemporary, Young Adult, Romance, LGBT+ Author: Becky Albertalli Published: April 2017 Publisher: PUFFIN Pages: 336 {paperback} Originally posted on Goodreads Initial Thoughts Upon Finishing SO THAT WAS THE SINGLE BEST THING EVER AND I LOVED IT. Just when you thought nothing would top Simon vs, … Continue reading Being 100% Relatable in The Upside of Unrequited || BOOK REVIEW

Top Ten Tuesday: Across the Pond

Happy Tuesday everyone! I hope everyone's week is off to a splendid start. It seems summer has finally arrived in England so I've been enjoying a few days of wearing actual summer clothes - and believe it or not, I've even caught myself whining about the heat! In some exciting news, I'm going to be … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Across the Pond