Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Best Books I’ve Read In 2017 So Far

June 27: Top Ten Best Books I’ve Read In 2017 So Far We’re now a little over halfway through the year, and I’ve read some pretty incredible books already (let’s hope the remainder of the year proves to be just as fruitful). Unfortunately, I am a little behind on my 2017 Reading Challenge, having read 20/52 … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Best Books I’ve Read In 2017 So Far

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start But Haven’t

June 20: Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start But Haven’t I am notoriously bad at reading series: I often buy two, three, four books without having read a single page of the first volume, and as such the mountain of books on my TBR is more than a little insane. 1. The Raven Cycle … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Series I’ve Been Meaning To Start But Haven’t

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Best and Worst Fathers In Literature

June 13: Top Ten Best and Worst Fathers In Literature With father’s day this Sunday, today we are celebrating the best fathers in literature, whilst simultaneously highlighting the worst examples. Worst 1. Matilda’s father (Matilda by Roald Dahl) Mr. Wormwood is possibly one of the worst, most horrible fathers in children’s literature. He is angry and … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Best and Worst Fathers In Literature

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten YA Books That I’ve Recently Added To My TBR

June 6: Top Ten YA Books That I’ve Recently Added To My TBR I am constantly discovering new authors and books thanks to social media (primarily Goodreads and Instagram), so I picked ten novels that have come to my attention lately that I am excited to read imminently (but let’s face it, with my erratic … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten YA Books That I’ve Recently Added To My TBR

‘The Hobbit’ by J.R.R. Tolkien [Book Review]

Following literally years of trying, today I finished reading The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien for the 2017 Reading Challenge! I first picked up this novel at primary school, read about a third and put it down; I just couldn’t connect with the story. Fast-forward 13 years (omg, I’m old) and I picked it up again as … More ‘The Hobbit’ by J.R.R. Tolkien [Book Review]