TBR: October/Victober

October 2019 is going to be my first October participating in Victober, a Victorian themed read-a-long through the month of October. This year it's being hosted by Lucy@LucytheReader, Kate@BooksandThings, Ange@BeyondthePages, and Kate@KateHowe. I'm sort of folowing the prompts, but will admit that I'm stretching some of them a little, and I'm not doing all of… Continue reading TBR: October/Victober

Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

Published by Titan Books, Mad Love is the novelisation of Mad Love and Other Stories, the Batman comic, an adaptation of Batman: The Animated Series (S.4, Ep.21). Essentially this is the origin story of the one, the only, the insatiable, Harley Quinn. Let's start at the very beginning... If you're going to have a prologue… Continue reading Review: Mad Love by Paul Dini, Pat Cardigan

Coffee and a Catch Up.

Hi, remember me? I kind of disappeared for a while, didn't I. Well, I'm back now. At last I think I am, so I thought we'd have a bit of a catch up before normal posting resumes. Where have I been? Mostly writing my dissertation. Not a very exciting answer I know. But I submitted… Continue reading Coffee and a Catch Up.

A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

So, you want to start reading comic books, but you don't know where to start? Well, don't worry, I've got your back. Welcome to a new series where I try to break it all down for you. How do comic books work? Typically comic books are released every week, or every month, (or, every 300… Continue reading A Beginner’s Guide to Comic Books: The Basics

TBR: March 2019

No themes this month (Bye-bye Sci-February!) but simply books that need to be read. The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon You're probably sick of seeing this book by now, but I said I wouldn't be finishing this is February, and I was not lying. Honestly, I'll be surprised if I finish it… Continue reading TBR: March 2019

Haul: February 2019

This may look a bit on the larger side, but I promise I'm still sticking to my rules...   The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon I am not over-exaggerating when I say that The Priory of the Orange Tree is my most anticipated book of 2019. You may have already seen my… Continue reading Haul: February 2019

Wrap-Up: February 2019

Welcome to my February wrap-up, where I'm really impressed with how well I did given that it was the shortest month of the year.   King of Scars (Nikolai Duology #1) by Leigh Bardugo 🌟🌟🌟 I've always said that I'm torn when it comes to Leigh Bardugo, since I adore the Six of Crows duology,… Continue reading Wrap-Up: February 2019

TBR: February 2019

During January, I realise that I was in the mood for some sci-fi, and in honour of that whim I present to you... Sci-February 2019   This month I want to focus on reading sci-fi, and here are the books that I decided on:   Skyward by Brandon Sanderson Brandon Sanderson, a big hitter in… Continue reading TBR: February 2019

Haul: January 2019

My haul this month, is mostly made up of preorders and audible credits, so it's a little larger than I was hoping....   The Wicked King (Folk of the Air #2) by Holly Black This is the long-awaited sequel to one of my favourite books from last year, The Cruel Prince, and I'm sure I'm… Continue reading Haul: January 2019