Category: Bookish Posts

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


Unboxing: Illumicrate #10

Unboxing: Illumicrate #10

I love receiving my Illumicrate box, it’s always such a treat! (You can find all of my previous unboxings here.) This quarter is the first time that Daphne has curated a themed box (outwith the one-off giant limited edition boxes she does) and she selected the theme of “Rise Up!” to align with her choice […]

Posted March 8, 2018


Giveaway: Win a Copy of Scythe

Giveaway: Win a Copy of Scythe

It’s been a while since we’ve had a giveaway on the blog, and since I have a spare copy of Scythe by Neal Shusterman (I’m reading my copy right now – it’s so good) I thought it was about time! I’m afraid that due to postage costs this is a UK only giveaway – sorry […]

Posted February 23, 2018


Unboxing: Illumicrate #9

Unboxing: Illumicrate #9

I was just thinking about how excited I am for the February Illumicrate box when I realised I hadn’t posted the contents of my November box. So here it is. Please forgive the photography skills! First of all, I love this print from Nutmeg and Arlo. It’s actually now framed and up on my bedroom […]

Posted January 12, 2018


Kindle Deals: 2017 Reviews

Kindle Deals: 2017 Reviews

I was flicking through the Kindle deals on Amazon today when I realised that quite a few of the books that I reviewed on the blog this year are bargains at the moment. So, if you’ve read one of my 2017 reviews and fancy giving the book ago then now’s the time! I’ve gathered and […]

Posted December 20, 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