‘A cat has seven souls in Arabic. In English cats have nine lives. You probably have both nine lives and seven souls, because otherwise I don’t know how you’ve made it this far.' Sami’s childhood is much like any other - an innocent blend of family and school, of friends and relations and pets (including… Continue reading The Stray Cats of Homs by Eva Nour
I honestly can't picture what my life would be like without the many books I've found refuge in over the years. I wrote a post a couple of months ago about the ways reading has changed my life so it got me thinking about the books that really made me love reading and pretty much… Continue reading My favourite books growing up
When it comes to book to movie adaptations it can be pretty hit or miss. Sometimes it can be the casting that just doesn't fit, or sometimes there's just not enough time in a movie to do an amazing book justice. However, there have been times when the book to movie adaptations have been pretty… Continue reading My favourite book to movie adaptations
It's been a little while since I've done a good old book tag so I thought I'd do this one as it had a good range of bookish questions and got me thinking! I always enjoy doing these tags so if you enjoy this post and feel like giving it a go as well, go… Continue reading 20 Questions Tag
Unless you live under a rock, you'll have heard of You - whether this is the book version or the extremely popular Netflix adaptation which came out earlier this year. I must admit I committed a cardinal sin - I watched the adaptation before reading the novel. *goes and hides* Despite already being familiar with… Continue reading You by Caroline Kepnes
I received a copy of this book through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review - Thanks to Amazon Crossing for sending me a copy too! Title: The Murmur of Bees Author: Sofia Segovia Genre: General Fiction (Adult) Publisher: Amazon Crossing Publish date: 16th April 2019 Plot Overview: From a beguiling voice in Mexican fiction… Continue reading The Murmur of Bees by Sofia Segovia
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… Continue reading My Year In Books: 2018!