My first du Maurier novel of 2019 and it was a great pick. Find out why I think The Parasites is an underrated gem!
It's book review time. My first review of 2019. Find out what I thought of The Coordinates of Loss here!
Find out what's stood out in my reading this week. Spoiler: my 'Big Book Weekender' read is involved.
Who knew that combining My Fair Lady with Instagram could produce such a fun, poignant story? Read my full review here!
Who's excited for the announcement of the Women's Prize for Fiction winner this evening? The build-up to this event has been so great - I've loved hearing everyone's thoughts on the shortlist, as well as the readings and interviews from the authors themselves. It's such a fantastic celebration of reading and writing. I've only read… Continue reading Women’s Prize for Fiction 2018
Born on this day, 1907: Daphne du Maurier. "But luxury has never appealed to me, I like simple things, books, being alone, or with somebody who understands." Talk about a writer after a reader's heart! It's probably clear by now that du Maurier is my favourite author. There's so much I'm enthralled by in her… Continue reading Born on this day: Daphne du Maurier
It's been 100 years since the 1918 Representation of the People Act became law in the UK. For the first time, a woman could cast a vote in an election. But only if she met certain conditions - she had to be over 30 years old, have a considerable income, property, or a degree. It… Continue reading Female voices – Vote100