Sunday Blog

Sunday Blog: White Feather – Catherine and David MacPhail [Interview]

Welcome back Today's blog post is something a bit different. In three weeks time, it will be 11th November 2018 and marks the centenary of Armistice Day. It signifies the end of World War I (the eleventh hour, in the eleventh day of the eleventh month) and commemorates all of the lives lost during this… Continue reading Sunday Blog: White Feather – Catherine and David MacPhail [Interview]

Review

Book Review: Little Wise Wolf – van der Hammen & Siemensma

Title: Little Wise Wolf Author(s): Gijs van der Hammen, Hanneke Siemensma (Translated by Laura Watkinson) Genre: Children's fiction (Age 4-7 years) Publisher: Book Island Publication date: Out now Review As usual, when the lovely Greet from Book Island dropped me an email asking me if I wanted copies of the latest publications I couldn't respond fast… Continue reading Book Review: Little Wise Wolf – van der Hammen & Siemensma

Book Hauls

Book Haul: Cheltenham Literature Festival 2018

Welcome! It's been a week since my last post and in between, I've been incredibly busy. I've had two hectic day trips to Cheltenham Literature Festival and also had an intense week at work. I am flagging, to say the least, but looking forward to sharing my experiences of Cheltenham Literature Festival with you all.… Continue reading Book Haul: Cheltenham Literature Festival 2018

Sunday Blog · Bookshop Crawl

Sunday Blog: Cheltenham Literature Festival

Happy Sunday everyone! Tomorrow I am off to Cheltenham Literature Festival for the first of two days (not consecutive) I'll be spending there. I'm lucky enough to live just over an hour away by train (although going by the train prices it's probably cheaper to get to Mars). Here I'm going to lay out my… Continue reading Sunday Blog: Cheltenham Literature Festival

Monthly Book Wrap Up

Monthly Book Wrap Up – September 2018

It's October (nearly)... I had a far quieter book month with a grand total of 13 books acquired. Part my own purchases, part ARCs, and one miscellaneous. I've split it into reading level this month, but I'll clearly state what I bought myself and what I was sent by publishers. Enjoy. (And Happy Sunday!) New… Continue reading Monthly Book Wrap Up – September 2018

Book Subscription Review

Book Subscription Review: I Know Books

Welcome! I'm finally getting around to doing another book subscription box review. This month, I'm working with I Know Books, a London-based independent company who are fairly new to the market. The Company I asked Martin, at I Know Books, to tell me more about the company, and this is what he said: "We’re a… Continue reading Book Subscription Review: I Know Books

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 26th September 2018

Happy Wednesday everyone! It's Wednesday again which means it's time for WWW Wednesday. WWW Wednesday is a meme hosted by Sam over at Taking on a World of Words. I hope you enjoy. What is WWW Wednesday? For WWW Wednesday you answer the following questions: What are you currently reading? What have you recently finished… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 26th September 2018