New on the Shelf: May Audiobook Edition

New on the Shelf: May Audiobook Edition

This post contains affiliate links. I am thankful for a lot of things that I have in my possession.  My gigantic green Morrissey the Monstera, my mom being constantly active on Facebook Messenger and an incense collection to be proud of.  I am also very privileged to be able to afford a monthly Audible subscription. [...]

February Books

February Books

February was a bloody busy period.  Gobbling up 50-hour work weeks (RIP); religiously pounding pavements and swimming lengths; travelling to wine conventions and chomping on some extraordinary meals.  And breath… Throughout this month of hectic surfing, I only managed three novels in various mediums.  The first, via Audible; second Kindle and the third a physical [...]

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 [...]

book club: july

book club: july

I believed July to be a serious step back in my reading when compared to May/June- but with six novels down, I do not think that was the case! This month has almost just been about the girls - with Dolly Alderton and Philippa Gregory taking centre stage, while Virginia Woolf and Kim Gordon have [...]

book club: the book of dust volume I, la belle sauvage by philip pullman

book club: the book of dust volume I, la belle sauvage by philip pullman

At the beginning of July 2018, my book count sits at a lovely little 33, with 34 coming along nicely too.  This year, I have challenged myself to read 60 books, document my findings (hence the birth of #cigsoundsbookclub) and fall in love with reading again. So far, 2018 has seen some stunning reads, including [...]