Books, Reviews

Review: All Fall Down – Sally Nicholls

Statistics: Format - UK PaperbackNumber of Pages - 268Genre - Historical FictionMG/YA/A - YASeries/Standalone - StandaloneDate of publication - 5th September 2019Publisher - Andersen Press Ltd Disclaimer - All Fall Down is based on The Black Death, the deadliest pandemic in our history. If you are not comfortable reading or knowing about a pandemic whilst… Continue reading Review: All Fall Down – Sally Nicholls


My First Five Tailored Recommendations from StoryGraph

On my last post, I talked about StoryGraph and why it is becoming one of my favourite platforms for recommendations and organising books. One feature I mentioned but didn't go into full detail about is the "Ordered for You" feature that is based on a survey you fill out about your reading preferences. The main… Continue reading My First Five Tailored Recommendations from StoryGraph

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Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag 2020

It has been a while since I've had the motivation to blog or even talk about books but I've done some blog modifications today and it has spurred me to try writing some posts again. As it is this time of year, I thought I would start off with the Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag. I've… Continue reading Mid-Year Book Catchup Tag 2020

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February Wrap Up: My Month of Pure Magical Escapism

February is the month for books about books, books about doors, books about missing stories, and books that take me away from reality. They're the fantasies I love reading because they remind me why I love books and reading. They're magic. February is dedicated to three books, two of which I finished, and the third… Continue reading February Wrap Up: My Month of Pure Magical Escapism

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Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: God Help The Outcasts

Hello! Or bonjour, I should say as I am diving into one of the French-inspired Disney classics for Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books today with The Hunchback of Notre Dame and specifically, God Help The Outcasts, arguably my favourite song from the film. It's a beautiful track with messages about beating the injustices of everyday society and showing… Continue reading Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Books: God Help The Outcasts

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New And Upcoming Releases On My Radar

We are now a couple of weeks into the new year and round this time my mind starts wondering and thinking about all the new and upcoming releases for this year. Now I have to admit that when I looked at 2020 releases lists, I was not enamoured by 98% of the books. Hardly anything… Continue reading New And Upcoming Releases On My Radar

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Reading Highlights of 2019

When I look back over 2019 as a reading year, it is definitely one full of ups and downs. I've had a few months where I've read loads and others where I've read just one or two books. It is definitely a mixed bag. However, in that bag are ten stand-out books I will now… Continue reading Reading Highlights of 2019

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GR: How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read #9 and 10.

Hello! I have a bumper Goodreads Top 100 YA books today to finally round off this series and honestly go out with a bang! Looking at the books for this post, it felt right to combine them because I would end up saying the same damn comments over and over again. It's tiring, repetitive and… Continue reading GR: How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read #9 and 10.

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GR – How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read? Part 7

Oooh, the countdown is reaching its conclusion and I'm getting excited to see what books will pop up over these last few posts! Getting to this stage there have been books I've loved, books I've hated, books I've not known about, and those I've no interest in reading. Of course that is likely to continue… Continue reading GR – How Many Top 100 YA Books Have I Read? Part 7

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May ’19 Reading Wrap-Up.

Never in my blogging life am I so happy and excited to write and post a reading wrap up because this is the month where I conquered my reading slump and became addicted to a new crime/romantic suspense series! Seriously, I am over the moon! There are quite a few books to get through so… Continue reading May ’19 Reading Wrap-Up.