Good morning everyone! Recently, the Summer Reading Challenge theme was released and I thought I would pop by to talk recommendations (some from me, some from the children that I teach!). We all know that sometimes the best recommendations come from the kids themselves. This year, the Summer Reading Challenge theme is based around the … Continue reading Summer Reading Challenge: Let’s get SILLY!
Last week, I was very lucky to spend time in London with one of my favourite humans in the world, Kelly. While we were in London, we spent much time reading, drinking tea and having a lovely relaxing time - perfect for bookworms like us! I thought I'd share mini reviews from the 6 books … Continue reading Mini reviews: London edition
Northern Lights: an emotional rollercoaster! "Lyra Belacqua and her animal daemon live half-wild and carefree among scholars of Jordan College, Oxford. The destiny that awaits her will take her to the frozen lands of the Arctic, where witch-clans reign and ice-bears fight. Her extraordinary journey will have immeasurable consequences far beyond her own world..." Man, … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Philip Pullman
Let's play a little game... Can you guess the book from the moodboard? Leave your guesses in the comments, or on twitter... Can you tell what this book is?
Hello there! Since we've done half a year already, I thought I'd share with you my half year in review! Sharing my fave 5 books for MG and YA with you! Tomorrow comes my MG books I'm excited for for the rest of the year and next week I share the YA version of that! … Continue reading Half year in review!
Morning everyone! How are we all? Today I'm doing the I Spy Book Challenge, I was tagged by the brilliant Kelly (from Kelly's Rambles, obv). Her answers were all great, you should go check out her post here! The rules of this tag are as follows: “Find a book that contains (either on the cover or … Continue reading I Spy Book Challenge
Today, I have a very special blog post... Today, I'm celebrating the incredible Children of Blood and Bone with a mood board, which I think encapsulates all of the different kinds of maji there are in the book. Children of Blood and Bone is one of the most hotly anticipated books I've known for a … Continue reading BLOG TOUR: Children of Blood and Bone
Welcome to 2018! How fast did 2017 go? Where did those months go? I tell you where they went, they disappeared with all of the amazing books that we read! So in 2017 I managed to read 112 books (not counting picture books). That's a lot of books, I know. I didn't think I'd read … Continue reading 2018 Reading Challenges
FIRST OF ALL: HAPPY CHRISTMAS YOU BUNCH OF SMASHERS. I hope Santa has visited your abode and blessed you with all of those books you wanted (but didn't need cause your TBR is already 6039470 books long). SECOND OF ALL: why are you here and not stuffing your face with chocolates? But please, stay. Today … Continue reading #DesertIslandBooks: This time it’s personal
So... here we go again. Clearing out my TBR shelf - if you want to know more about this, check out my first post here: Down the TBR hole…. Let's get on with it, see which books I'm going to KEEP, and which I'm going to REMOVE. The Death Instinct - Jed Rubenfeld Now, I actually … Continue reading Down the TBR hole again…