Illumicrate Oh So Criminal Unboxing

“She was a ghost. A wraith.” – Sarah J. Maas, Catwoman: Soulstealer   Hi everyone! Sorry for the current lack of blogging, things are quite crazily busy for me at the moment! But I have some big and exciting blog plans and cannot WAIT to start rolling them out soon! In the meantime, here’s my…

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…

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…

My 2018 Bookish Resolutions

“For last year’s words belong to last year’s language And next year’s words await another voice.” T.S. Eliot Hi everyone! Nope, I can’t believe it’s nearly the end of 2017 either. I’ve been thinking over what I should make as my bookish resolutions for 2018 – in 2017 my goal was to read 150 books,…

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 & Nook Nights at the Circus Unboxing!

“The circus arrives without warning. No announcements precede it. It is simply there, when yesterday it was not.” -Erin Morgenstern, The Night Circus Hi everyone! It’s that time again – time for a monthly unboxing of Book & Nook’s fabulous candles, where I struggle to articulate how good the candles smell and what they actually…

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…

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…

September Owlcrate Unboxing

Hi everyone! I’m so excited to unbox the September Owlcrate on my blog today as it was so fabulous! It’s a bittersweet moment as this marks the end of my three months for repping for them, but it’s been so much fun! You can still use my code, COSY, when you check out at Owlcrate…

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!…