A Year in Books; 2018 (…so far)

I'm here with my 6 month update of my favourite books of the year so far. As per usual, I only pick new reads, no re-reads from past years. As this is only a half year update I'm going to keep it brief. That said you can check out my 2017 Wrap-Up and 2016 Wrap-Up,… Continue reading A Year in Books; 2018 (…so far)

Advertisements

Unboxing: April “Whimsical Journeys” FairyLoot

I was drawn to this box with promises of a book that involved both Celtic and Norse mythology. I love mythology, and have taken a special interest in Norse mythology recently, especially a certain trickster God, but also I am Welsh, and couldn't help but wonder if there would be some Welsh mythology involved. But… Continue reading Unboxing: April “Whimsical Journeys” FairyLoot

Review: Ace of Shades

**This review is SPOILER FREE** Ace of Shades is the second book brought to us from the lovely Amanda Foody, author of Daughter of the Burning City,which came inΒ July's FairyLoot box last year. Told in dual POV's, Foody welcomes us to New Reynes, City of Sin, where everything is for sale. Enne, is a new… Continue reading Review: Ace of Shades

Unboxing: March “Memorable Moments” FairyLoot

This is the two year anniversary of FairyLoot's first ever box, hence the purple box! First up is something I've never seen in a bookish subscription box before, and it is cork bunting. The idea is that you can thread it together, and then pin photos and keepsakes on it. I'm not going to lie,… Continue reading Unboxing: March “Memorable Moments” FairyLoot

Unboxing: January “Talk Fairie to me” FairyLoot

Hi, everyone!Β I'm here with my January "Talk Faerie To Me" FairyLoot unboxing and I hope you enjoy it! The most unique item this month has to be the pillow case that was designed by an old favourite, Evie Bookish. The quote on the front it from ACOWAR one of my favourite books of 2017 (unsurprisingly)… Continue reading Unboxing: January “Talk Fairie to me” FairyLoot

Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black 🌟🌟🌟🌟

**This review is SPOILER FREE** I'm sure you've seen a million review for this book recently, being as it was so highly anticipated for so many people, but here's my two cents regardless I loved The Cruel Prince, although it was not a perfect book, I'm here to tell you why. In case you haven't… Continue reading Review: The Cruel Prince by Holly Black πŸŒŸπŸŒŸπŸŒŸπŸŒŸ

January Wrap-Up

Let's begin with a couple of really late additions to my December Wrap-Up: 1606; Shakespeare and the Year of Lear by James Shapiro 🌟🌟🌟🌟 As and English Literature graduate it was probably one of the highlights of my year to go and visit Stratford-Upon-Avon, which was where I picked up a signed copy of this… Continue reading January Wrap-Up

Review: Everless by Sara Holland 🌟🌟

** This review is SPOILER FREE** Usually when I review a book it’s because I love it, unfortunately today is not that day. I wanted to review Everless, not to bash it, simply because I felt like I wanted to expand in the thoughts I expressed in my wrap-up. Let’s start with a positive, shall… Continue reading Review: Everless by Sara Holland πŸŒŸπŸŒŸ

Unboxing: December “Oh So Royal” FairyLoot

I was even more excited for this month's box after missing out on the November box, so here I am with (a very late) unboxing for you guys. The very first item was this Disney princess Funko Pop, I have a small collection already, so I was excited for the opportunity to add another one.… Continue reading Unboxing: December “Oh So Royal” FairyLoot

November Wrap-Up

I know my Novemebr TBR was sparse, but I defiantly didn't stick to it... Night Film by Marisha Pessel 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 This was a re-read from around the same time last year, and the thrilling magic of this book did not diminish over time one bit. I adore Night Film, in the same way that people… Continue reading November Wrap-Up