Month: July 2015

GIVEAWAY: The Lunar Chronicles

GIVEAWAY: The Lunar Chronicles

You may have seen my recent post on The Lunar Chronicles (Worth The Hype? Cinder & Scarlet). It’s fair to say that I’ve become thoroughly absorbed by the world and its characters. I can’t believe it took me so long to get around to reading the series and now I can’t wait for Winter (although […]

Posted July 30, 2015


Top Ten Tuesday #25: Characters That Are Fellow Book Nerds

Top Ten Tuesday #25: Characters That Are Fellow Book Nerds

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 Characters That Are Fellow Book Nerds (love reading, are writers, work at a bookstore, etc.)                         […]

Posted July 28, 2015


Review: The Hunter’s Kind

Review: The Hunter’s Kind

  Ever since I closed the back cover of Smiler’s Fair back in February (review here) I have been desperate to get my hands on The Hunter’s Kind, the second book in this epic fantasy series. As with any book I’ve really been looking forward to I was slightly nervous in case it wouldn’t meet […]

Posted July 27, 2015


Worth The Hype? Cinder & Scarlet

Worth The Hype? Cinder & Scarlet

I read a lot of bookish blogs and invariably there are titles that appear again and again, usually because they are adored and highly recommended. The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer definitely fits into this category.  I’ve just finished the second book, Scarlet (so no spoilers please) but as I closed the back cover last night I […]

Posted July 24, 2015


Top Ten Tuesday #24: Books That Celebrate Diversity

Top Ten Tuesday #24: Books That Celebrate Diversity

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…   Books That Celebrate Diversity/Diverse Characters I thought long and hard about this topic and how I wanted to approach it. In the end I decided to narrow […]

Posted July 21, 2015


The Time and Place Book Tag

The Time and Place Book Tag

Last month I shared one of my favourite BookTubers with you, Jen Campbell. I definitely recommend checking out her channel if you haven’t yet. She recently created a new tag called The Time and Place Book Tag (you can see her original tag video here) and I thought it was a great idea, so I’m […]

Posted July 17, 2015


Review: Invasion of the Tearling

Review: Invasion of the Tearling

  The second book in The Queen of the Tearling series by Erika Johansen, Invasion of the Tearling is out tomorrow in the UK (16th July). I was very fortunate to be sent an ARC copy of this book a wee while ago by the publisher, so the day before publication seems like the perfect […]

Posted July 15, 2015


Top Ten Tuesday #23: Last 10 Books I’ve Acquired

Top Ten Tuesday #23: Last 10 Books I’ve Acquired

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…   Last 10 Books That Came Into My Possession I’ve been rather quiet on the internet lately but I’m back! Hoping to catch up on tweets and lovely comments […]

Posted July 14, 2015