books i wish had sequels

Stand-Alone Books That I Wish Had Sequels

We’ve all been there. We read the most incredible book and fall so deeply in love with the characters and story that once we have put the book down, we desire more. If we’re in a lucky position, there are usually two or three books that follow this one. But if there aren’t we probably…

the secret life of a book blogger

The Secret Life of a Book Blogger Tag

We all know by now how I feel about book tags and when I saw this one over at Analee’s blog, although I wasn’t tagged I really liked the questions. This is also a perfect Monday blog post, especially as it’s raining outside and I’m in no mood to do any work today! So here…

Tea with Tash segment

Tea With Tash Episode | 32

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! First of all, I just want to thank Analee @ Book Snacks for nominating me…

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July 2015 | Prudence and the Crow

Hello bookworms! Today my first subscription package from Prudence and the Crow arrived and I was so excited when it came through the letterbox! Since I ordered it back in June I’ve been eagerly anticipating its arrival. I am so, so happy with this service! For £12, you get a vintage book, a handmade book…

the twits

Quote: The Twits by Roald Dahl

“If a person has ugly thoughts, it begins to show on the face. And when that person has ugly thoughts every day, every week, every year, the face gets uglier and uglier until you can hardly bear to look at it. A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a…

more happy than not

More Happy Than Not Tag

Hello! I was tagged by Aetheristrux over at theamazinglifeofabookworm to do this so thank you! The I Am More Happy Than Not Tag was created by Shelumiel @ Bookish and Awesome but originally made in response to the “What makes you #MoreHappyThanNot?” question inspired by Adam Silvera’s upcoming debut More Happy Than Not.  Basically highlight ways you’ve been able to express happiness from the things—big and small—in your life.…