Category: Bookish Posts

Top Ten Tuesday #55: Longest Books I’ve Ever Read

Top Ten Tuesday #55: Longest Books I’ve Ever Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is… Longest Books I’ve Ever Read I decided it was time I participated in TTT again, so I had a look at my Goodreads to track down the longest books that […]

Posted October 9, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate Magic and Mayhem Edition

Unboxing: Illumicrate Magic and Mayhem Edition

I got my first ever special edition Illumicrate last week. Having swooned over previous special editions such as the Grisha and Howler boxes, I was SO pleased to get my hands on Magic & Mayhem: The V.E. Edition. It’s no secret that V.E. Schwab is one of my all-time favourite authors. With the prospect of […]

Posted October 3, 2018


Review: Read Harder

Review: Read Harder

  Some of my favourite things are books and stationery, so the new reading log, Read Harder from BOOK RIOT is pretty much perfect for me! The log has been designed to coincide with BOOK RIOT’s Read Harder campaign, which is an annual reading challenge, with 24 tasks, to encourage participants to read more diversely. You can […]

Posted September 4, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #12

Unboxing: Illumicrate #12

It’s Illumicrate time again, and this time they have lovely new boxes (see below)! As I’m sure you all know by now, Illumicrate is a quarterly bookish subscription box. They also do one-off specially curated boxes, the next one being Magic & Mayhem which is inspired by the worlds of the incredible V.E. Schwab. There are a […]

Posted August 25, 2018


Top Ten Tuesday #54: Books That Lived Up To The Hype

Top Ten Tuesday #54: Books That Lived Up To The Hype

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme created and hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is… Popular Books That Have Lived Up To The Hype Sorry for the silence recently, it has been a challenging couple of weeks. Anyway, I’m here and I’m excited about today’s […]

Posted July 31, 2018


Top Ten Tuesday #53: Best Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far)

Top Ten Tuesday #53: Best Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far)

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. If you’d like to participate too, see here. This week the topic is… Top Ten Books I’ve Read In 2018 (So Far) It has been altogether far too long since I last participated in Top Ten Tuesday. I’ve missed it! So, I decided to reintroduce […]

Posted July 10, 2018


Summer Wishlist Giveaway

Summer Wishlist Giveaway

It has been a wee while since we’ve had a giveaway in these parts. So I thought it was time to rectify that! If you’re anything like me, your book wishlist is ever-growing, so why not give you the chance to win one of the books on your list? The winner will get to select […]

Posted June 30, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #11

Unboxing: Illumicrate #11

It’s that time again – ILLUMICRATE! As you probably know by now, Illumicrate is a quarterly bookish subscription box. You can find out all the details on their website, and if you fancy a look inside previous boxes then you’ll find all my posts here. This quarter the theme is “Hidden Talents”. It’s only the second […]

Posted June 4, 2018