Six for Sunday: Bookish Hates

It's time for another #SixforSunday with the wonderful Steph. It's also the last one of this month's theme All About Booooooks, and today's prompts is Bookish Hates. Here are some of mine: 1. Twists that come from nowhere. I can't bear it if there's a twist in a book and nothing leading to it. Don't... Continue Reading →

Book Review: A Secret of Birds and Bone by Kiran Millwood Hargrave

"This particular magic was bone-bound, earth-made, rule-tangled. So when a widow brought her husband's rib to become a broach worn over her heart, she would be comforted in her weeping by the double beat of a ghostly pulse worn against her chest" Why is every single one of Kiran's books the most beautiful book you... Continue Reading →

Coffee and… My January Wrap Up

It's the last Wednesday of January, which can only mean one thing...time for my first wrap up of the year. Join me in a coffee whilst I reflect on this month's reading? The Coffee: This week, we're drinking another Steampunk coffee, this time a Brazilian coffee. The Pinot has tasting notes of hazelnut and milk... Continue Reading →

ThursTag: The Birthday Book Tag

Yesterday was my birthday, today is Thursday, so what better tag to share than the Birthday Book Tag. This is another I saw on Aoife's blog (check out her BookTube channel too)! Birthday cake: A book with a plot that seems cliché but you adore it anyway. I'm not sure how to answer this one.... Continue Reading →

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