Month: November 2017

Unboxing: Owlcrate’s Castles, Courts and Kingdoms

Unboxing: Owlcrate’s Castles, Courts and Kingdoms

We all know that I love a good bookish subscription box, you can find previous unboxing I’ve done here. I’ve long wanted to get my hands on an Owlcrate box and this month I managed to get one of their Courts, Castles and Kingdoms boxes. Owlcrate is a YA subscription box that ships from the US […]

Posted November 24, 2017


Christmas Gift Guide For Book Lovers

Christmas Gift Guide For Book Lovers

Every year I do a wee post with some Christmas gift ideas for book lovers. I know it’s still mid-November and some of you might not be thinking about the holiday season yet, but at least one of the items I’m going to recommend is limited in quantity so I thought it best to get […]

Posted November 16, 2017


Short Stories For Autumn

Short Stories For Autumn

There’s something about this time of year that lends itself beautifully to curling up in a favourite chair with a cuppa, a blanket and a compilation of short stories. Don’t you think? So today I thought I’d share with you two of my recent reads that I think are perfect for reading right now! I’ve […]

Posted November 8, 2017


Review: Darien

Review: Darien

In the past I’ve very much enjoyed Conn Iggulden’s works of historical fiction – his Emperor series being one that really captivated me. So upon hearing that Iggulden would be releasing his first work of fantasy, Darien, (under the name C.F. Iggulden) I knew I had to read it! Darien is the city around which […]

Posted November 4, 2017