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A Bookish Epiphany Over A Cup Of Tea

It was a dark and stormy night… or maybe it was more like a dreary afternoon when I, a bookworm with an insatiable appetite for all things literary, sat down with book in hand and pored over the pages of a nondescript book. I sighed through every page turn, reread the same sentence over and…

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A Boy Made of Blocks by Keith Stuart

  Publisher: Little Brown Book Group ISBN: 9780751563276 Provided by Netgalley Release Date: 1st September 2016 (Hardback)  Preorder Synopsis (as seen on Netgalley): Meet thirtysomething dad, Alex He loves his wife Jody, but has forgotten how to show it. He loves his son Sam, but doesn’t understand him. Something has to change. And he needs to start with…

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The Book Fangirling Award

Thank you to Sammie @ Bookshelves and Biros for nominating me for The Book Fangirling Award! If you don’t follow her already make sure to check out her blog, it’s full of great reviews and LOADS of tags that I have never heard of and you all know how I feel about tags. So GO, GO,…

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Legend by Marie Lu

I picked up this book (and its two successors) from the library after seeing a huge number of Booktubers feature this series on their shelves. I thought it was about time that I started dedicating myself to reading more series’, especially as I recently discovered I don’t read all that many. The premise of Legend…

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Rainbow Book Tag

Yay, another book tag! I saw this over at Clemi’s Bookish World and loved the idea so I thought I’d make my own bookish rainbow! The original tag is by Le Book Chronicles! Here are the rules: Choose book covers from each colour of the rainbow that are your favourite from that colour! If you can’t find a…

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The Translation of Love by Lynne Kutsukake

*I received a copy of this book for free from Transworld Publishers. This does not affect my opinion. The Translation of Love is a deeply poignant story that follows the lives of several Japanese citizens, against the backdrop of post-World War II. The majority of the novel is concerned with Fumi, a twelve-year-old girl whose sister is missing.…