The other day I ran a poll on twitter asking my fellow bloggers and readers what they’d like to see next on my blog and the highest percentage voted in favour of this post: Why I’m a reader. So I’ve decided to give the people what they want and post this today. Just to give … More Five ways reading changed my life
I’ve been wanting to change my content up a bit and add a couple of tags a month so naturally I googled ‘bookish tags 2019’ and stumbled upon a wonderful book blog run by Nandini at Unputdownable Books . Full credit to her for sharing her answers for this tag, which inspired me to do … More Reader Confessions Tag
Lucy gets the same bus every day. She hopes to get a seat to herself, tries to avoid eye contact, and, if she’s really lucky, reads a chapter of her book. But it’s a Friday – and the bus is always crammed at the end of the week. Personal space doesn’t exist. She keeps her … More A Face in the Crowd by Kerry Wilkinson
I’ve been wanting to read this book for absolute ages and I finally managed to get my hands on a copy recently and was hooked from the get go. I love books which take me far away from the everyday boring scenarios and land firmly in an outlandish and luxurious world entirely unfamiliar to me. … More Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan
Hi guys! I’ve been so excited to write this post and share all the brilliant and um…not so brilliant books I’ve read this year. I think this is the year I rediscovered my love for reading, having graduated earlier this year – I finally have the luxury of reading exactly what I want, when I … More My Year In Books: 2018!
I was sent this book through NetGalley to review – Thank you to WaterBrook & Multnomah for sending me a copy! Title: No One Ever Asked Author: Katie Ganshert Genre: General Fiction (Adult), Women’s Fiction Publisher: WaterBrook and Multnomah Publication date: 3rd April 2018 Plot Overview: When an impoverished school district loses its accreditation and … More No One Ever Asked by Katie Ganshert
I read this book in a matter of hours. I was utterly absorbed to put it lightly. It’s been a while since I’ve read a book in a single sitting and this novel made it impossible to put down. I loved the straight forward point of view and the political undertones – which are especially … More The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid