Book Haul: August 2016

Following the plethora of books I accumulated in July, August was a much more relaxed affair, largely because my wallet was feeling the after-effects of four nights in London for YALC. Despite fewer books being purchased, all are very exciting. I finally bit the bullet and joined the Goldsboro Book Club, through which you receive … More Book Haul: August 2016

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Think Should Be Required School Reading

August 30: Top Ten Books I Think Should Be Required School Reading With school due back in session, this week’s freebie topic had to relate in some way. When I was at school, the required reading list was narrow and short. I think that too much of the required reading in schools is too out-dated to be relevant … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books I Think Should Be Required School Reading

Successes and Failures: Top Ten Books I Plan To Read On The Beach This Summer Wrap-Up

On May 31, I wrote a post entitled Top Ten Books I Plan To Read On The Beach This Summer, which featured the following novels (in no particular order): The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater The Teacher by Katerina Diamond Matilda by Roald Dahl Disclaimer by Renee Knight The Rosie Effect by Graeme Simsion Finding Audrey … More Successes and Failures: Top Ten Books I Plan To Read On The Beach This Summer Wrap-Up

Pokémon Go Book Tag

When searching for this month’s tag, I stumbled across deertales blog and the Pokémon Go Book Tag. Considering how addicted I’ve been to the game since it’s UK release date, I couldn’t think of a more appropriate theme for this post. Starters – the book that started your love for reading All Jacqueline Wilson’s books I … More Pokémon Go Book Tag

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books On My TBR That I Still Haven’t Read

August 23: Top Ten Books On My TBR That I Still Haven’t Read This week’s prompt was very specific in that it desired a list of books that have been on my TBR since before I started (book) blogging that I still haven’t read: game on! Un/fortunately, this list could have been much, much longer! 1. … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Books On My TBR That I Still Haven’t Read