My Writing Life: Inspiration

“You can make anything by writing.” – C.S. Lewis.   Hey guys! Since I know a lot of you are also writers, I decided that it’d be fun to post the occasional update on my writing, as well as share little bits of my writing process and habits.   At the moment, I’m in the…

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake Spoiler Free Book Review

“Nothing beat cake for breakfast…” – Amy E. Reichert, The Coincidence of Coconut Cake.   I’m not sure how I can accurately tell you guys how much I loved this book. Like, seriously adored it. I’m actually quite easy to please with a lot of books to be honest. You’ll probably see a lot of…

Almodis the Peaceweaver Spoiler Free Book Review

Hey guys! So today I’m going to be reviewing Almodis the Peaceweaver by Tracey Warr. If you like historical fiction, then keep reading! So, Almodis the Peaceweaver is based on the real life of Almodis de la Marche-an 11th century Occitan countesss who struggles for love, power and happiness and ultimately founded a dynasty that…

How to start your own Bookstagram!

  Hey guys! I realise this post won’t be for a lot of you seasoned bookstagrammers, but I often get asked questions on how to start a bookstagram account, any tips I have or general basic advice for new bookstagrammers. So, I thought it would be fun to cover the basics in a blog post!…

Sweet Filthy Boy (spoiler free) Book Review

  “I want to love all of my life as much as I love this night.” – Christina Lauren, Sweet Filthy Boy.    Hey guys! Today I’m coming to you with a recommendation for fans of NA contemporary romances- Sweet Filthy Boy by Christina Lauren, which was recently sent to me by Gallery Books (thank…

The Joyce Girl (spoiler free) Review

“Dancing is more honest than words.” -Annabel Abbs, The Joyce Girl.   Guys. GUYS. If you love historical fiction, books set in Paris and/or the roaring twenties, complete with flapper dresses, pears and feathers, literary references, dancing and a slice of psychoanalysis, then THIS is the book for you… Set in Avant-garde Paris, in the…

Nerdy Bookworm Box Unboxing!

“I volunteer as tribute!” -Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games.   So, I was recently lucky enough to have been chosen to be a rep for the Nerdy Bookworm Box! I was absolutely thrilled…. But not as thrilled as when this arrived one summer’s day!! WARNING: THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR THE AUGUST BOX!   *looks…

My INSANE August Wrap-Up!

Soooo in August, I taught one week of a summer English camp, moved cities and into my new apartment with my husband, unpacked a TONNE of boxes, shopped for the new apartment and set up my library. And somehow, I managed to read all of these books?! Now, let me assure you, I do not…