The Companion (Spoiler Free!) Review

“How do you solve a mystery when the clues are hidden in the past?” -Sarah Dunnakey, The Companion  Hey guys! Today, The Companion by Sarah Dunnakey comes out! I was sent the ARC a few months ago by the lovely people at Orion books and I really enjoyed it! Check out the blurb: Billy Shaw…

Top Ten New Releases for Summer!

“Summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language.” -Henry James Hey guys! So, today I thought it would be fun to compile a little list of some of the books I’ve been sent by publishers that I’ve read recently, and that I think would be perfect…

All the Good Things (Spoiler Free!) Review

“I think it’s a good thing to find hope where any other person would agree there was none.” -Clare Fisher, All the Good Things Hey guys! Not too long ago I was sent a lovely hardback copy of All the Good Things by Clare Fisher from the lovely Elke at Penguin/Viking books. Thank you! At…

More than One Way to be a Girl (Spoiler Free!) Review

“”You want to bet?” I didn’t plan to say that, it was a flash of pure inspiration. Not as brilliant as inventing the wheel, maybe, but as brilliant as putting the wheel on a wagon. Just like that: “You want to bet?”” -Dyan Sheldon, More than One Way to be a Girl Hey guys! I…

July Owlcrate Unboxing!

“Not all those who wander are lost.” J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring. Hey guys! If you follow me on Instagram (@cosyreads) or Twitter (@thecosyreader), then you’ll have already heard this news, but I’m now an Owlcrate rep for the months July, August and September! I’m absolutely thrilled, and even more so when my…

Slightly South of Simple (Spoiler Free!) Book Review

“The entire summer lay ahead, ripe with promise, teeming with possibility, a flower right on the verge of blooming.” -Kristy Woodson Harvey, Slightly South of Simple Hey guys! I recently finished reading Slightly South of Simple by Kristy Woodson Harvey, sent to me by the lovely people at Gallery Books, and I really enjoyed it….

The Waking Land (Spoiler Free!) Review

“This is why magic is dangerous. It lures you in. It makes you curious.” -Callie Bates, The Waking Land  Hey guys! Not too long ago, I was very lucky to receive a beautiful hardback of The Waking Land by Callie Bates, from the lovely people at Chapter 5 books! I devoured it one Sunday morning and…

Editions I’m Currently Collecting

Hey guys! How are you all? As many of you book bloggers and bookstagrammers will know, lusting after pretty books and lovely covers takes up a lot of our time! Time spent researching different editions (drooling at other bookstagrammers’ feeds) or curating our collections (drooling on Amazon) or doing our own research into which editions…

Kitty Hawk and the Curse of the Yukon Gold (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Before I knew it, I was sitting in the cockpit of my trusty De Havilland Beaver out on the waters of Clayquot Sound, about to push the throttle forward to bring the engine to life and head for Alaska.” -Iain Reading, Kitty Hawk and The Curse of The Yukon Gold Hey guys! This morning I…

Piglettes (Spoiler Free!) Review

“Eating and chatting, we watched the world solidify, grey-blue, as night fell, and then we lay down on the hard ground to count the stars.” -Clementine Beauvais, Piglettes  Hey guys! I was recently sent a copy of the delightful YA contemporary, Piglettes by Clementine Beauvais from Pushkin Press, and, as you know, I love books…

Where I get my books from!

“When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.” -Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice  Hey guys! As a lot of you who follow me on Instagram (@cosyreads) might notice, I have a lot of books… Like a lot, a lot! I’ve been asked a lot…

My EPIC June Wrap-Up!

“Everything good, everything magical happens between the months of June and August.” -Jenny Han, The Summer I Turned Pretty  Hey guys! As some as you might have seen on Bookstagram and Twitter, I managed to read an amazing 30 books this June! If you’re wondering how: My husband was working hard on weekends in June,…