E book provided by Netgalley in return for a honest review Over view Brooklyn is the story of Eillis Lacey a young woman in 1950’s Ireland Eillis lives with her widowed mother and her much loved older sister Rose. Rose and her mother have high hopes for Eillis and when the only work she can … More Brooklyn by Colm Toibin – Review
Hi guys, I have been tagged by the lovely Sara at Freadom Library this Tag consists of my favourite and most used Emoji’s and picking books that correspond with those Emoji’s. So lets get started… The Grinning Emoji I use this when I’m happy or find something funny. I don’t read a lot of happy books I … More The Emoji Book Tag!
I’ve been thinking recently how what I read is greatly influenced by my mood, I am always trying to push myself when it comes to my reading but if I don’t feel like reading that genre then I just can’t do it. For example my TBR pile is a mess, with books I have bought, … More Confessions of a Mood Reader
So today the Man Book Short list was Announced and I know it’s blasphemy but this year I actually haven’t read any of the books on the Longlist. So I am planning on rectifying this and challenging myself to read the Longlist by the end of the year, it’s a relaxed challenge and just for fun … More Man Booker Shortlist Announced
Testament Of Youth is the story of Vera Brittan, adapted from her war memoir of the same name; many claim Vera’s book to be the best documentation of the First World War that has ever been written. Testament of Youth is the horrors of the First World War told from a woman’s perspective and the terrible reality … More Testament Of Youth – Film Review
This is the first award I have ever received for my blog so thank you so much 1booklife for my nomination it was such a thrill. Being nominated for an award was so nice it makes me realise that there are people out there actually reading my content and that’s a great thing.That’s enough gushing lets do … More Liebster Award!!
This is part of The Problem of Susan Challenge and will contain spoilers for the Chronicles of Narnia. I decided to read the Chronicles of Narnia chronologically instead od publication order if you want to know why or you want to know more about my The Problem of Susan Challenge click here. The Magicians Nephew takes … More The Magicians Nephew Review – Chronicles of Narnia Book 1