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…

All of This is True (Spoiler Free!) Review

“The night of the book signing we took the back of the line on purpose; we strategized that we could talk with Fatima for longer if we were last. We might even get a chance to walk her out; we wanted pictures and to ask her to follow our Instagrams.” -Lygia Day Peñaflor, All of This…

Things that Bookstagramming has taught us…

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me.” ― C.S. Lewis Things that Bookstagramming has taught us…   How fast coffee/tea goes cold. If you think you’re drinking that after you’re done with photos, you’re wrong. Not unless you drink it during… In which case,…

I Have Lost my Way (Spoiler Free!) Review

“I have lost my way.” -Gayle Forman Hi everyone! I was very lucky to have been sent an ARC of Gayle Forman’s new book, I have Lost my Way from Simon & Schuster (thank you!) It was as heartbreaking and hopeful as her previous books and I binge read it in one sitting. Check out…

Not if I Save you First (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Someday I’m going to write a book: How to Not Die in Alaska — A Girl’s Guide to Fashionable Survival.” -Ally Carter, Not if I Save you First  Hi everyone! One of my first reads this year was the fab Not if I Save you First by Ally Carter, which the lovely people at Team…

Brightstorm (Spoiler Free!) Review

“They fell silent as the sky-ship flew towards them, over the great dome of the Geographical Society, as was tradition for the start of every expedition, before turning west and chugging into the distance.” -Vashti Hardy, Brightstorm Hi everyone! If you read my guest post from Vashti Hardy as part of the Brightstorm blog tour…

The Astonishing Color of After (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Once you figure out what matters, you’ll figure out how to be brave.” -Emily X.R. Pan Hi everyone! Last month I read The Astonishing Color of After by Emily X.R. Pan, which was sent to me by the lovely people at Orion (thank you!) It was more magical than I’d expected for a contemporary and…

The Skincare Bible Blog Tour

“Quality skincare does not have to be complicated or expensive and it is never too late to start or mix up your skincare routine. The time is now to make your skin your priority.” -Dr Anjali Mahto, The Skincare Bible: Your No – Nonsense Guide to Great Skin Hi everyone! I will be reviewing The…

Movie Night (Spoiler Free!) Review

“We should watch a movie together on the last day of every month for a whole year, right right until next New Year’s Eve. Twelve movies, total.” -Lucy Courtenay, Movie Night  Hi everyone! Not too long ago I was surprised with a copy of Movie Night by Lucy Courtenay from the fab people at Team…

Orphan Monster Spy (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Their progress across Germany had been unhindered but they were not travelling alone. The stations, trains, roads, bars and cafes were packed with soldiers, sitting, waiting, walking, laughing. An army was on the move.” -Matt Killeen, Orphan Monster Spy  Hi everyone! Orphan Monster Spy by Matt Killeen was released in March, but I was lucky…

The Wicked Deep (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Love is an enchantress – devious and wild.” -Shea Ernshaw, The Wicked Deep    Hi everyone! Not too long ago the lovely people at Simon & Schuster sent me a copy of The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw, and I absolutely fell in love with it!   Here’s the blurb: Welcome to the cursed town…

Children of Blood and Bone (Spoiler Free!) Review

“As long as we don’t have magic, they will never treat us with respect. They need to know we can hit them back. If they burn our homes, we burn theirs, too.” -Tomi Adeyemi, Children of Blood and Bone  Hi everyone! I was VERY lucky to have snagged an ARC of Children of Blood and…