Book Haul! || July 2016

It’s that terribly exciting time again where we all get to look at the terrifying amount of books I bought last month and go: yep, she has no self control and will be eating books for dinner this month.

Maybe you’re surprised that I accumulated so many books last month considering that I spent the entire time on the other side of the world restricted by weight allowance. In which case, Hi I’m Kirstie, nice to meet you – BECAUSE WHERE THERE ARE BOOKS THERE IS A WAY. There are also amazing bookstores such as Waterstones, Foyles, and Heffers in England so there really no way that I wouldn’t buy oodles some books. Continue reading

July Wrap-Up! || 2016

I don’t know about you, but I had a pretty fantastic month. I spent the entire of July in Europe seeing all the sites and eating far too many delicious things. Lucky for you, I did still manage to get quite a bit of reading done so fear not, I still have plenty of bookish things to go on and on about.

If you’ve been paying attention, you might have noticed that a lot of the books that I read were Doctor Who stories. I’m a big fan of the series but the reason for this month being particularly Doctor Who-y is because the people I stayed with in England had a massive crate of Doctor Who books. I think you can all imagine what my reaction was to seeing them. Continue reading

Potter Head July BLOG TOUR: Hopes and Fears About Spin Offs

Well hello, dear stranger, are you ready to FRET and HOPE at unprecedented levels about the thing we all love so terribly much? *high five* Excellent. Because that’s precisely what I’m here to help you with.

I fee like I should perhaps hold up a moment to note that if you haven’t read the HP series firstly: what are you doing?! And secondly, this post will probably spoil you.

Thanks to the ever wonderful Aentee @ Read at Midnight there is a ridiculously fun blog FESTIVAL going on in celebration of Harry Potter – because there is never a reason not to celebrated good ol’ HP (although, to be fair, it is his birthday at the end of the month). Anyhoo, today I’m going to be discussing my hopes and fears about spin-offs for Harry Potter. What spin offs? Well let me explain. Continue reading