Favourite Greek Mythology Retellings

Favourite Greek Mythology Retellings

Hands down, Greek Mythology would be my mastermind subject.  I studied Classical Civilisation during my A-Levels and, six years later, I am half-way through a free greek mythology course via Coursera.  To put it plainly, I simply haven’t stopped being totally obsessed with the world of Zeus and Athena since it unfolded before me.  I [...]

May Book Reviews

May Book Reviews

For me, the lockdown of 2020 seen me consuming a healthy array of novels, life-stories, fantasy fiction, and glorious memoirs.  Following on from April’s book club, the month May seen me reading a total of 10 books!  Being furloughed meant I was able to race through my ever-growing TBR list (giving me a great excuse [...]

My 2020 Book Pre-Orders

My 2020 Book Pre-Orders

Over the last few months, my appetite for books has grown.  I have managed to branch out of my whodunnit / chick-lit comfort zone, have started to dip into non-fiction readings and actually keep up to-date with forthcoming releases.  As I am a ‘do it immediately or don’t do it at all’ type of person, [...]

August Book Reviews

August Book Reviews

Just like every month this year, August was a turbulent whirlwind.  The month saw Cigarette Sounds take a short break for the first time in a long time so I could have a breather in between starting my new hospitality job in Manchester and taking over the role of Editor-in-chief for Gigslutz. Despite it being [...]