Jinxed Blog Tour

“Written in gold script on a wooden beam across my head is the school’s motto: WE BUILD THE FUTURE.” – Amy McCulloch, Jinxed  Hi everyone! I’m delighted to share something extra special with you all today… An extract from the fabulous new book, Jinxed by Amy McCulloch, author of The Potion Diaries! I seriously loved this…

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…

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…

Brightstorm Blog Tour: Guest Post by Vashti Hardy!

“Majestic pillars and gilt-framed maps lined the walls, illuminated by glittering chandeliers. Statues of the great explorers with notable achievements stared from the sides. All around, the hall bustled with the people of Lontown, chatter and anticipation fizzing in the air. The sound made Arthur want to scream out; how could anything carry on as…

Book Tour: The Nutcracker

“…But Drosselmeyer’s gift to Clara was the best one of all – an astoundingly beautiful wooden nutcracker.” -Shobhna Patel, The Nutcracker  Hi everyone! While it’s still winter, I’m kicking off my first book tour of 2018 with a gorgeous, pop-up copy of The Nutcracker by Shobhna Patel that the lovely people at Thames & Hudson…

My Festive TBR! (AKA how many more books can I cram into 2017?)

““Mistletoe,” said Luna dreamily, pointing at a large clump of white berries placed almost over Harry’s head. He jumped out from under it. “Good thinking,” said Luna seriously. “It’s often infested with nargles.”” -J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix  Hi everyone! It’s that time of year where we’re all cramming as…

Book Tour: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland

“We’re all mad here. I’m mad. You’re mad.” -Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland  Hi everyone! I’m back with another book tour! Today’s featured book is an edition of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland that’s illustrated by Camille Rose Garcia. There are three books in this little series and I’m thrilled that I’ve now…

You know You’re a Book Blogger When…

“”Your mail could’ve waited.” Daemon followed me into the kitchen. “What is it? Just books?” Grabbing the OJ from the fridge, I sighed. People who didn’t heart books didn’t understand.” -Jennifer L. Armentrout, Onyx  You know You’re a Book Blogger When…   You get disappointed when you don’t get mail. No matter how much you…

My September Wrap- Up

Hi everyone! I love September, it’s one of my favourite months; it’s mine and my husband’s birthday month and the gateway to my favourite season: Autumn. It always feels bright and shiny with possibilities for me! Here are the books I read in September: I read 25 books, including a few thin ones and fairytales….

My EPIC Birthday Haul!

Hi everyone! As some of you probably saw on Twitter or Instagram, it was my birthday last week, and I asked for books! And I was very lucky to have gotten a huge stack of books from my family and friends. I wasn’t sure whether I should post this or not, because I don’t want…

Cosy Autumnal Reads

“It looked like the world was covered in a cobbler crust of brown sugar and cinnamon.” -Sarah Addison Allen, First Frost  Hi everyone! As today is officially THE FIRST DAY OF AUTUMN *screams with the excitement of a thousand PSLs* my lovely bestie, Christine and I decided to post joint cosy blog posts to celebrate!…