It’s January which means it’s a new year and we are all getting that new start feeling, by now of course some resolutions are starting to fall by the wayside and some of us are slipping back in to our old ways. But not me, this year I have lots of plans and that includes … More January Reading and TBR
Spoiler Free As a reader picking a classic to read is hard, they feel and read differently from modern novels and if you’re not used to reading them or have just read something contemporary a classic can be a lot to jump into. I have a had a few classics on my TBR for a while, … More North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell – Review
A Priest and Policeman walk into a bar… I know what you’re thinking this sounds like the beginning of a bad joke but that one line is basically the entire premise for this show… (sort of). Based on the Sidney Chambers novels by James Runcie Grantchester has now returned to ITV at 9.00 for its third … More Let’s Talk About Grantchester!
Hi guys, I am here today bringing you The Greek Gods Tag originally created by Zuky @ Bookbum! I am currently reading The Secret History by Donna Tart and thought this is a great time to talk about all things, Greek Gods (and Goddess!). Rules: Pingback to Zuky @ Bookbum (so she could see your post) You could use … More The Greek God Tag!
Before the Rains has been on my radar for quite some time after spotting a copy at my local Waterstones. The blurb seemed to really jump off the page and offer the reader everything you could want in a historical fiction. Before the Rains is set in 1930’s India, an India still being ruled … More Before the Rains by Dinah Jefferies- Review
Hi guys, I want to chat today a bit about expectations. Expectations, specifically a reader’s expectation when they buy a book from an author they THINK they should like- maybe they’ve heard a lot about them through bloggers or vloggers and heard nothing but positive reviews or just loved the premise of every book they … More The Author/Reader Relationship and What Happens When they ‘don’t’ deliver?
There are some great books coming out this year and I for one am really excited about some of this years up and comers! Here are some of the books that will be hitting the top of my TBR as soon as they hit the shelves. Lord of Shadows by Cassandra Clare Cassandra Clare is … More New Releases and Books I’m Excited to Read in 2017