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 [...]

New In Books #4

New In Books #4

In all honesty, I haven’t shopped books on a personal level in what feels like forever.  I massively curbed my book spending late last year and have thus spent most of 2020 attempting to wade through my ridiculous TBR pile.  While I have been picking up books for my forthcoming bookselling business, Citrus Carton (more to [...]

October Book Reviews

October Book Reviews

Without a doubt and by some sheer wand wave, October has definitely been my most successful reading month so far.  Despite being up to my ~ ears ~ in uni work and assignment planning, being plagued with emergency dentist appointments, travelling up and down the country and working flat out both at my internet employment + waitressing [...]

Spring Book Reviews

Spring Book Reviews

“Does Ella ever stop talking about books?” The answer is a resounding NO.  Ask my poor boyfriend, who has to battle and contend for my affections and attention on the constant.  Ask my mom, who gets a constant stream of texts about Greek mythology and the stories that are inspiring me this week.  And, ask [...]