Six for Sunday: Autumn Coloured Books

I love autumn, and all the autumn colours AND I love books. So this is a prompt made in heaven for me. Thanks to my pal Steph doing the Lord's work with Six for Sunday. Here are six books from my TBR with autumn coloured covers: 1. Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff. This book is... Continue Reading →


Book Review: A Line in the Dark by Malinda Lo

I picked this book up at YALC 2018 and only recently read it after finding it on my shelf when I needed book with a photo element on the cover for a readathon. I am so pleased I picked this up because it's a real hidden gem and I loved it. It's not at all... Continue Reading →

The Autumn Book Tag

It's a few weeks since I shared a tag with you, but I'm back today with an Autumn themed one that I first saw on Aoife's blog. It originally came from Emma of Drinking by My Shelf and I could not resist pinching it because I adore Autumn and everything that comes with it. What is... Continue Reading →

Coffee and … My Latest Haul(s)

This week, I'm looking at the latest additions to my TBR. Join me? The Coffee: This week, I'm drinking another Steampunk Coffee, the Rwandan Shyira. This one has tasting notes of apricot and sweet almond, making for a delicate coffee. The Books: By my reckoning, my last haul post was my YALC haul post back... Continue Reading →

Book Review: Viper by Bex Hogan

This book features bad-ass feminist pirates and I am all here for this, thank you very much. About the Book Seventeen-year-old Marianne is fated to one day become the Viper, defender of the Twelve Isles. But the reigning Viper stands in her way. Corrupt and merciless, he prowls the seas in his warship, killing with... Continue Reading →

Books with the Boy: Our Favourite Barrington Stoke Books (for Dyslexia Awareness Week)

This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week, so S and I thought we'd feature some of our favourite books from Dyslexia friendly publishers, Barrington Stoke. About Barrington Stoke Barrington Stoke is a small, independent and award-winning children’s publisher. For over 20 years we’ve been pioneering super-readable, dyslexia-friendly fiction to help every child become a reader. From... Continue Reading →

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