Month: May 2015

Top Ten Tuesday #15: 10 Books New To My Shelves

Top Ten Tuesday #15: 10 Books New To My Shelves

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is a freebie so I’ve opted to go with… 10 Books I’ve Just Added To My Shelves I’ve acquired a lot of books recently. I’ve been lucky enough to […]

Posted May 19, 2015


Review: The Queen of the Tearling

Review: The Queen of the Tearling

  SELF DISCOVERY, MAGIC, ASSASSINS, COURAGE * Kelsea in general * Kelsea’s love of books! * the journey to the capital & associated character development * a bit predictable in places * fans of fantasy YES When I first heard about this book (ages ago) I couldn’t wait to read it, but then reviews popped […]

Posted May 14, 2015


Top Ten Tuesday #14: Authors I’d Like To Meet

Top Ten Tuesday #14: Authors I’d Like To Meet

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is…  10 5 Authors I REALLY Want To Meet I’m cutting the list down to five this week – the five that I REALLY want to meet.   Sarah […]

Posted May 12, 2015


2015 Wishlist… Part Two

2015 Wishlist… Part Two

I was just sitting here thinking about all the amazing books I’ve read so far in 2015, and my attention turned to books that are still to come this year. Back in December I wrote a 2015 wishlist, but all of the books on that list are now out in the world and on my bookshelf. […]

Posted May 10, 2015


Authors For Nepal

Authors For Nepal

  You don’t need me to tell you about the recent devastating earthquake in Nepal. Needless to say those affected are firmly in our thoughts. Today I wanted to draw your attention to Authors For Nepal, an online auction with all proceeds going to one of the earthquake relief funds. A group of authors have come […]

Posted May 7, 2015


Top Ten Tuesday #13: Books I Didn’t Think I’d Ever Read

Top Ten Tuesday #13: Books I Didn’t Think I’d Ever Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is…  10 Books I Will Probably Never Read However, I’m not really a fan of ruling out books. If you’d suggested to me 10 years ago that my favourite […]

Posted May 5, 2015


Blog Tour: All This Time – Guest Post, Review & Giveaway

Blog Tour: All This Time – Guest Post, Review & Giveaway

Title: All This Time Author: Tiffani Burnett-Velez Publication Date: April 3 2015 Publisher: Booktrope Book Link: Goodreads Syrian-American, Lydia Fadoul, has spent a year waiting for her fiancé to return from war in Iraq, only to discover that he is broken by trauma and the devastating effects of PTSD. Just when he finally agrees to […]

Posted May 1, 2015