August Book Reviews

August Book Reviews

In late 2018, my to be read list was more like a ‘never-going-to-read’ library.  Jane Austen littered my windowsills, Zadie Smith lined by cupboards, Oscar Wilde sprawled over my kitchen and you do not even want to know who was hiding under my bed.  I loved nothing more than receiving novels in the post, picking [...]

June Book Reviews

June Book Reviews

While five books in a month may seem like a lot, for me I was slightly disappointed.  Considering in January I read eight and May ten; five seemed like a bit of a step back.  The positives however are that I almost enjoyed every single novel I stuck my nose into this month.  The theme [...]

September Book Reviews

September Book Reviews

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 Reads #3

New Reads #3

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 [...]