A Year in Books; 2018

You know the drill by now. Pick your favourite book you read each month of the year. New reads only (no re-reads!). Have fun!   Honourable mentions: Lincoln in the Bardo, Court of Owls, Crazy Rich Asians, Kingdom of Ash, Civil War: Captain America   January: The Cruel Prince I kicked off the year with… Continue reading A Year in Books; 2018

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)

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

The Man Booker Shortlist 2017

Rolling on from last years attempt, I am (hopefully) going to read this shortlist in time for Β the 2018 announcement. I am aware that this is probably old news by now, but if you wanted to know a bit more about this years shortlist, then you've come to the right place.     Lincoln in… Continue reading The Man Booker Shortlist 2017

January TBR

Happy 2018! In honour of the new year I'm going to be changing my TBRs up a little bit, but if you don't really care feel free to scroll down to the actual books. Usually I read 8 books a month, and have 8 books on my TBR, each with a little description next to… Continue reading January TBR

December Haul

Last book haul of the year! I'll probably have a separate "Christmas Book Haul", but that might not make an appearance until January. In the meantime here's the books a bought for myself.     Christmas at the Dancing Duck by Daisy James Since I felt like I'd been so restored in terms of book… Continue reading December Haul