Category Archives: Books

A Blog A Day: My Queens of Crime

I read a considerable amount of crime fiction – perhaps more than I sometimes think is healthy – and I love a good mystery. Early on in my crime-reading days, I discovered Bitter Medicine, one of the VI Warshawski books … Continue reading

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A Blog A Day: Gullivers Bookshop

Although I still have lots of reviews in the wings this month, it’s nice to be able to add in a few other things too, so I thought I would write a few words about one of my favourite places … Continue reading

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#40MoreBks – How Am I Doing?

If you follow me on any of my social media, you might have noticed the hashtag #40MoreBks – this is a challenge for this year created by my bookish friends and me to encourage a greater variety in the things … Continue reading

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#WeRead Box – A New Subscription box for 8-12s

I’ll be upfront here and say that this post is a plug for a new venture that my friend and I are launching (Kirsty, who blogs at Books, Occupation, Magic!) with a Kickstarter on Friday 7th June. The box itself … Continue reading

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Excerpt & Giveaway: The Big Dreams Beach Hotel by Lilly Bartlett

Morning all! Today’s post is a double treat for all of you looking for a beach read for what’s left of the summer (where’s the sun gone!!??), as not only can you read about The Big Dreams Beach Hotel, but … Continue reading

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