Silent Night: the classic, beautifully illustrated! "Celebrate the magic of Christmas with this beautifully illustrated book, based on the world's best-loved carol. Rediscover the Nativity Story in all its glory—from quaking shepherds to heaven-sent angels—as the song lyrics are brought to life on every spread. The world’s diversity is reflected in a cast of characters … Continue reading BOOK BLOG: Lara Hawthorne
IT'S CHRISTMAS EVE! WHAT? HOW? WHEN DID THAT HAPPEN?How excited is everyone? But seriously? I hope you're all on the nice list. But anyway, the important things...#SixforSunday. Today's category is quite simply: Christmas booksSo today I come to you with books I have asked for/bought myself/bought for other people for Christmas: Mythos - Stephen Fry … Continue reading S4S – Christmas books
As you saw at the beginning of December, in my Perfect Presents feature, I am a MASSIVE fan of buying books for EVERYONE for Christmas. I think books ARE the perfect present. If you missed that feature, please check out my gift guides for EVERYONE in your life: - Perfect Presents #1 deals with picture book recommendations … Continue reading Why buy books?
We're getting closer! Christmas is on its way! Yesterday, I shared my favourite Christmas songs, and today I am sharing my favourite Christmas films. Now... confession time, gather around everyone. I'm not a massive film watcher. I LOVE going to the cinema, but I'm not great at watching films at home. Maybe I just need … Continue reading Christmas movies!
Hello! As if this time next week it will be Christmas Day. What is that about? Where has this year gone? BUT ALSO HOW EXCITING. How excited is everyone? On a scale of 1-SANTAAAAAAAAAAAA. I'm about a 5 at the minute. Get me through this last week of school and we'll be grand! Today I'm … Continue reading Christmasssssssssssssssssss!
Today I bring you another bullet journal update post. Now, I would normally share pictures of November's pages here BUT as you may have gathered from a few of my other posts, November was a bit of a disaster for me (stress and illness being the main perpetrators), so my bullet journal took a sideline. … Continue reading December bullet journal…
Good afternoon #SixforSunday folks! A massive thank you to all of you for your enthusiasm about #SixforSunday! There is a post in a week or 2 about the prompts for 2018. I hope to see you all of you and more in 2018! Invite your friends along! Tell them how awesome #SixforSunday is! Anyway, on … Continue reading S4S – Winter rereads
Christmas Dinner of Souls: devilish, daring and delicious (Thanks Waterstones Newcastle for once again providing an incredible background to a picture... I love this table!!) "It's a dark and lonely Christmas Eve in the dining room of ancient Soul's College. The kitchen boy, 11-year-old Lewis, has helped prepare a highly unusual meal, made with unrecognisable … Continue reading BOOKBLOG: Ross Montgomery
Hello there! I hope you're enjoying my "Perfect Presents" series - it has been so much fun recommending books for everyone this year! I AM that person that buys EVERYONE a book. I have strong feelings about books and let's just say that I think a book is the perfect present, so yeah... that! Today's … Continue reading Perfect Presents: Miscellaneous edition
Hello! So far this week we've looked at picture books and MG books, but today I'm sharing some of the YA books that I think the YA lovers in your life will really enjoy! Again, there's been so many incredible YA books out this year and I haven't got round to reading them all, but … Continue reading Perfect Presents: YA edition