Bookshelf

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

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, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines?  If you want to make your own post, feel free to use or edit the…

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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
Book Review: Women in Battle

Book Review: Women in Battle

Despite it being labelled as a book for children, Women in Battle caught my eye not only because of its stunning illustrated cover, but … View Post
Clearing the TBR and Starting Afresh

Clearing the TBR and Starting Afresh

My to-be-read pile is gone.  The slate is wiped clean, and if I’m honest, it is about time. Working full time is a … View Post
First Lines Friday: 17th August

First Lines Friday: 17th August

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: In the Mouth of the Wolf by Michael Morpurgo

Book Review: In the Mouth of the Wolf by Michael Morpurgo

In the Mouth of the Wolf first caught my eye at work when I was reading Thornhill, a time when I was particularly interested … View Post
First Lines Friday: 6th July

First Lines Friday: 6th July

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