Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Reasons The Harry Potter Fandom Is The Best

April 4: Top Ten Reasons The Harry Potter Fandom Is The Best This week’s Top Ten Tuesday is a Fandom related freebie, and considering my undying love for Harry Potter, it made perfect sense to base today’s post on everyone’s favourite boy wizard. 1. It remains as strong today as it was *almost* 20 years ago … More Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Reasons The Harry Potter Fandom Is The Best

The Sick Book Tag

Time for March’s book tag. I found this one whilst scouring the internet for older tags, on The Book Nut, and it seemed appropriate given my current illness. 1. Diabetes: name a book that’s too sweet Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins Pure YA fluff, featuring a spoilt brat of a protagonist and … More The Sick Book Tag

‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

One of my most anticipated movies of 2016 was J.K. Rowling’s first attempt at screenwriting, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them, and when I learnt it would be released as a screenplay, it shot to the top of my TBR list for the 2017 Reading Challenge. The movie absolutely didn’t disappoint, but having never read … More ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

One of my favourite audiobook narrators is Stephen Fry. One of my favourite series is Harry Potter. Put them together and you’ve got a winning combination! Today I finished reading my 34th book of the 2016 Reading Challenge/8th book of September, which I had been listening to since December – I know, bad Potterhead. Title: Harry Potter and … More ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

Today I finished reading my 29th book of the year and the 2016 Reading Challenge, the final book in the Pottermore Presents series. It proved to be another quick and largely interesting read. Title: Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists Author: J.K. Rowling Released: 2016 Pages: 63 Category: #48 A companion book Rating: 5/10 Review: … More ‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]

Almost immediately after finishing the first book in the Pottermore Presents series, I picked up one of the remaining two: Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies for the 2016 Reading Challenge. In some ways this volume was markedly different than Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide, largely because this book was character as opposed … More ‘Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies’ by J.K. Rowling [Book Review]