canonical classics collection: part I

canonical classics collection: part I

While I use novels as relaxants, time-fillers, mug stands and for a general hobby, I also study them at uni.  Due to studying a combined honours degree, of which one half is English, I have in my possession a plethora of novels which probably would never (and shall never, ever again) have been on my [...]

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book club: current TBR shelf update

book club: current TBR shelf update

It has been a long time coming, but I am officially on a book buying ban for the foreseeable future.  My bank balance, my ever-collapsing bookshelf and my concierge who gladly accepts all of my Amazon orders ever-other day shall probably rejoice at the fact book buying is off the cards for a bit. Instead of loading [...]

book club: september 2018

book club: september 2018

Time is trickling by seemingly faster than ever before.  Already it is September 2018?  How? The ninth month of 2018 seen myself embarking on my third (and hopefully final) year of university.  This means the months are soon to be chock-filled with plays, essential reading and books I probably despise once again.  Hurrah.  Crack out [...]

new on the shelf: september 2018

new on the shelf: september 2018

September 2018's New On The Shelf list.  Featuring a couple of offerings to quench my current Terry Pratchett obsession, the next instalments in the His Dark Materials trilogy and a classic Agatha Christie novel, where the legendary fictional detective,  Hercule Poirot. The Light Fantastic & Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett  After re-discovering my adoration for [...]