Blog Tour: A Q&A with Ruth Ware

“It was growing dark, and somehow the shadows made it feel as if all the trees had taken a collective step towards the house, edging in to shut out the sky.” -Ruth Ware, In a Dark, Dark Wood  Hi everyone! Today I’m *really* excited to show you this video Q&A with Ruth Ware on the…

Illumicrate Unboxing!

“Chocolate is a substance worth existing for” -C.G. Drews, A Thousand Perfect Notes  Hi everyone! Today I’m going to be unboxing the super special May Illumicrate box. The theme was Hidden Talents and it was extra-fabulous, so look away now if you don’t want to be spoiled! So first up, the main reason I was…

Book & Nook Anniversary Collection Unboxing

“She had always been drawn to the untamed, wild things of the world.” -Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Frost and Starlight  Hi everyone! Can you believe we’re halfway through June today?! Nope, me either. Today I’m excited to unbox the special Book & Nook Frost and Starlight box! It was a bumper box to…

How to read more books!

“A book is a dream that you hold in your hand.” -Neil Gaiman Hi everyone!  So you might have noticed that I’m a voracious reader – I quite like to think of myself as a book dinosaur, gobbling up books and devouring big tomes – and one thing that I always get asked a lot…

In Search of Us (Spoiler Free!) Review

“She’s alive on this day, in this world full of violence and unthinkable horror, cruelty and kindness, wonder and so much love.” -Ava Dellaira, In Search of Us  Hi everyone! A few months ago I was sent a copy of In Search of Us by Ava Dellaira, thanks to Hot Key Books, and I thought…

Ace of Shades Blog Tour

“She was a pistol wrapped up in silk. She was a blade disguised as a girl.” Amanda Foody, Ace of Shades  Hi everyone! I’m thrilled to be one of the stops today on the Ace of Shades blog tour! This is going to be a spoiler-free review. Thanks to HQstories for sending me a copy…

Creatures of the Forest Book & Nook Unboxing

“Because all the monsters have been let out of their cages tonight, no matter what court they belong to. So I may roam wherever I wish until the dawn.” -Sarah J Maas, A Court of Thorns and Roses  Hi everyone, it’s candle time! Yes, this is an unboxing from MARCH, (oops), but in my defence,…

The Wonder of Us (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Is someone still your best friend if there’s a chance you don’t know her anymore?” -Kim Culbertson, The Wonder of Us  Hi everyone! Not too long ago I was sent a copy of The Wonder of Us by Kim Culbertson from the lovely people at Walker (thank you!). Annnnd… this book was great! Check out…

Spark (Spoiler Free!) Review

“A walk through the woods is never just a walk through the woods.” -Alice Broadway, Spark  Hi everyone! Last year I read the beautiful and original Ink by Alice Broadway, and not too long ago I had the pleasure of diving into her sequel, Spark. Thanks to Scholastic for sending it my way! Spark is…

The Starfall Edition by Illumicrate Unboxing

“The first snow of winter had begun whipping through Velaris an hour earlier.” -Sarah J. Maas, A Court of Frost and Starlight  Hi everyone! Yesterday I received my Illumicrate Starfall Edition box and WOW did it blow me away! Their special editions are like a bumper monthly subscription box, exquisitely tailored for one specific fandom…

The UKYABA – Thank You!

Hi everyone! This is just a super short post to say thank you so much to everyone who voted for me for the UKYABA (UK Young Adult Book Awards), I really appreciate all the love and support and you all make blogging something I’ve fallen in love with more than I expected to! I won…

How to Write a Novel…

“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.” -Ernest Hemingway Hi everyone! Whether you’ve ever wanted to write a novel and are searching for tips, or have written several but are interested in someone else’s approach… Well, you won’t find any help here, but hopefully this will…