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7 Books On My Summer Reading List

7 Books On My Summer Reading List

Every time I do a book round-up someone always mentions the lack of non-fiction. I never thought anything of it though until now so I’m trying to branch out a little bit from my usual favourite genre of psychological thrillers. I’ve never been a huge […]

Why Rubyfruit Jungle was a huge disappointment 

Why Rubyfruit Jungle was a huge disappointment 

 Rubyfruit Jungle is a book about growing up as a lesbian and defying the norm in 1970s America. It’s about finding yourself and paving the way for the people who follow.  *This review contains some spoilers for the book Rubyfruit Jungle* I’ve never read a […]

An Autumn Book Haul

An Autumn Book Haul

I’ve been slack with reading this year. According to Goodreads (let’s be pals!) I’ve only read 10 books this year. Ten! How terrible is that? I always find that I don’t really want to read during the summer, or I just don’t have the time […]

September Round-Up: A Lot Of Time In London

September Round-Up: A Lot Of Time In London

September has been a bit of a weird one for me; it’s felt like the longest month of the year but not in an oh god this month is dragging when will it end?! kind of way, but in the sense that so much has happened. I’ve […]

Book Review: Paris For One by JoJo Moyes

Book Review: Paris For One by JoJo Moyes

Paris for one by JoJo Moyes is a short, romantic novella about a weekend trip to Paris. The story follows Nell, an English girl who is about as unadventurous as you can get. She has booked a weekend away to Paris with her boyfriend but, when she’s waiting […]

Book Review: The Excursionist by J.D Sumner*

Book Review: The Excursionist by J.D Sumner*

I have made this review as spoiler free as possible, but there are some minor details mentioned. Jack Kaganagh, newly single due to the death of his wife, Kay, is desperate to visit 100 countries and join the Traveller’s Century Club, before he turns 45. […]

Dark Books To Get You Through The Winter

Dark Books To Get You Through The Winter

A Reader Lives A Thousand Lives…The Man Who Never Reads Lives Only One- George R.R. Martin   I used to love reading. Devouring a book in a day or two was one of my favourite things to do. Then life happened and I kind of […]