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WWW Wednesdays – 2nd August

I've felt like I needed to add some different kinds of posts to my blog for a while, so I'm participating in WWW Wednesday, a weekly meme hosted by Taking On a World of Words. It looks like a great way to just take stock of your own reading, and find more books through other… Continue reading WWW Wednesdays – 2nd August

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An unsuccessful reading month (with a good ending)

To say that May has been a hectic month would be quite the understatement. Between job applications and interviews, relatives being admitted to hospital, and various other dramas, my reading has unfortunately had to take a back seat. However, I finished This Family of Things by Alison Jameson this morning. It's due for UK release… Continue reading An unsuccessful reading month (with a good ending)

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Musings: March

Honestly, how is it March already? This year needs to slow down! So many books to be read and the days just seem to melt away. This month is a really busy one for me so I'm hoping I get chance to read. I want to finish 'The Essex Serpent', and get through The Glorious… Continue reading Musings: March

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Monday Musings: A dash of magic

Today was a long, busy Monday at work. I needed a dash of magic to relax and recover so I made a cup of tea (this mug is a favourite of mine) and started re-reading Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Returning to Hogwarts is always a pleasure.  I recently downloaded the Harry Potter… Continue reading Monday Musings: A dash of magic

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Musings: To Kill A Mockingbird

I think most book-lovers have that one special book that 'started it all', don't they? Started that fervent desire to read and read, across all genres and styles, because of the simple joy that comes from reading. To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, was mine.  I know I've already made a post about Harper… Continue reading Musings: To Kill A Mockingbird