Things I've Learned From Books

Things I’ve Learned From Books #1

Welcome to my new bookscussions post idea! I may do three or four of these style type posts but it is an idea I have been sitting on for a while. I can get lost in book worlds easily, but it is very rarely that I reflect on the important lessons that books have taught me. So without further ado,…

IMG_20150821_090418

Warner Bros. Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter

Ever since Warner Bros. revealed that the Leavesden studio complex would open for the public to browse behind-the-scenes of the Harry Potter series I have been dying to go. Yet something always got in the way, and the plans never really slotted into place. Yesterday, everything changed and I had the most magical day with my…

Books I can't Get into

Books I Can’t Get Into

There are many books that I have started with the intention of blogging about them on The Bookie Monsters, but sometimes I just can’t get into them. I’ve either read twenty pages and can’t remember what has happened, or the plot/characters/narrative are so confusing that to try and wade through three-hundred more pages would be…

tumblr_nqmjpfm34e1rctpomo1_500

Summertime Madness | Book Tag

I was tagged by Callum to do the Summertime Madness Tag! As there isn’t long left until the end of Summer (Autumn starts September 1st and I am so excited!) I thought I would get to this quick. Thanks Callum for tagging me! 1. Show a book with a Summery cover Whenever I think of…

Tea with Tash segment

Tea With Tash Episode | 36

Welcome back to Tea With Tash, a segment on The Bookie Monsters where I talk about all the things currently happening in my life or the world, all with a cup of tea in hand. Grab yourself a cuppa and read away! Well what a bookish week it has been! I was contacted last week…

disney book tag

Disney Book Tag!

Thank you to Kerry @ KerryBerryBooks for tagging me to do the Disney Tag! I love books and I love Disney so what better combination could there be! 1. The Little Mermaid – A character that is out of their element, a ‘fish out of water’ Amon from Reawakened couldn’t be more of a ‘fish out of…

read this watch this

Read This? Watch This! | TAG

So two weeks ago I was nominated by the lovely Sydney over at Books and Stuff to do her original tag – Read This? Watch This! THE RULES Create five Book-TV Pairs. Tag your book blogger / booktuber faves. 1. If you’ve read Gone watch Between So although not the most popular TV show on Netflix, Between…