Bookshelf

“Books are a uniquely portable magic.”
– Stephen King

Joining the 2020 Pondathon

Even though I banished my TBR in 2018, I need a bit of a distraction for my upcoming op, and The Quiet Pond’s Pondathon seemed like the perfect thing.  I have always enjoyed that extra push a readathon gives to prioritise reading, yet I’ve never seen anything quite like this…

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First Lines Friday: 3rd January

First Lines Friday: 3rd January

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post
Book Review: Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans

Book Review: Wed Wabbit by Lissa Evans

I recently read Wed Wabbit with my book club, and I have to say that it made me question why I don’t pick … View Post
Book Review: Poppy Field by Michael Morpurgo

Book Review: Poppy Field by Michael Morpurgo

Poppy Field is an illustrated work of fiction by the famous Michael Morpurgo celebrating the significance of the poppy for a French family across … View Post
One Book a Mile

One Book a Mile

If my life were a video game, I would be over encumbered by now.  My character would be moving slowly enough that monsters could … View Post
First Lines Friday: 11th January

First Lines Friday: 11th January

First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, … View Post
A Reading Round-Up

A Reading Round-Up

Remember when I set myself a goal to read 100 books in 2018?  Ha ha ha!  Though I didn’t quite manage 100 books, I still read … View Post