Backstories by Simon Van der Velde was the first compilation of short stories I’ve ever read and I absolutely loved it! There was an element of guessing to each story – trying to work out who the famous (or infamous) protagonist was and I found it a genius book! It kept me entertained and alteredContinue reading “Author Interview – Simon Van der Velde”
AD – PR PRODUCT – A copy of this book was given to me free of charge in exchange for a place on this blog tour and an honest review. Genre: Contemporary | Romance Pages: 368 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 TRIGGER WARNINGS: This book contains themes that some readers might find distressing. These themes include domesticContinue reading “*BLOG TOUR* The Mismatch – Sara Jafari”
Genre: Non-fiction | Autobiography Pages: 336 My rating: ☆☆☆☆/5 I’d like to thank the team at Literally PR for sending me a copy of this book in exchange for a review on its publication day! Content warning: This book is a first person retelling of what it’s like to be a serial killer. If youContinue reading “History of a Drowning Boy – Dennis Nilsen”
This is the second book in the 44 Tiny Secrets series. However, I managed to read and enjoy the entire book without having read the first. From what I can understand, the first book provides the insight as to how and why Betsy acquired 44 mice, but the second book is perfectly fine to read as a standalone novel. One of the details I really loved was how there are 44 mice, so that each have 2 keys each on a piano. The mice are all named after the keys they are allocated to, for example ‘F-to-F Sharp’.
I’m going to start this post with a disclaimer.. If you’re new around here and this is the first wrap up of mine you’ve read, please understand that this amount of books is not normal for me. Usually I manage 3 or 4 books in a month. Don’t get too excited.. It probably won’t last.Continue reading “January Reading Wrap Up”
Genre: Contemporary fiction / fantasy Pages: 288 My Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ / 5 CW: This book and my review talk about death, suicide, depression etc. Although it turns out to be a very empowering book, the first few chapters might be a tough read if you’re struggling with mental health challenges of your own. HELLO ANDContinue reading “The Midnight Library – Matt Haig”
I’ve come up with 8 ways to organise your bookshelf. I love having regular re-arranges because I’m such an indecisive person! Unfortunately for me, practicality reigns over prettiness
Thank you to Emma at DampPebbles for allowing me to join this blog tour! I’ve been sent these three books in exchange for an honest review. I’m going to keep this review spoiler free so it can be enjoyed by everybody!! Genre: Historical Fiction, Crime Pages: Book 1 – 357 Book 2 –Continue reading “*BLOG TOUR* The Alex Cohen Series Books 1-3 by Leopold Borstinski”