May Wrap-up

May was a slow reading month for me. I had all of my uni exams within the first two weeks, during which I read 20 pages in total. I always find that during the examination period my reading slows dramatically just because I am too exhausted at the end of the day to read more than a page. … More May Wrap-up

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett Review │ Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist #2

Next in the Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist miniseries is The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett. This book has already received heaps of praise, appearing on the Women’s Prize for Fiction shortlist and wining the Goodreads Choice Award for Historical Fiction in 2020. … More The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett Review │ Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist #2

June New Releases │ 2021

Summer is starting and there are lots of great new releases! If only the British weather would stop raining, reading in the sun would be amazing right now. This month I’ve found it difficult to narrow down my most anticipated reads so there is a grand total of 11 books. There are a couple of thrillers which sound great, not my usual genre of choice, but I have definitely been swept up in the hype. … More June New Releases │ 2021

Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist Miniseries │ Introduction

I’m back! It’s been a couple of weeks but I’m pleased to say I have completed yet another year of University👏🏻. This year was particularly challenging and I am proud of myself for pushing through. For anyone who found this last year (academic calendar) tough, whether you are in education or not, you should congratulate … More Women’s Prize for Fiction Shortlist Miniseries │ Introduction

Forest of Souls, Lori M. Lee │Review

Forest of Souls is a YA fantasy book following Sirscha, a royal spy in training. Set on achieving her goal of becoming the Queen’s shadow, her life is upended when shamans (magical beings) attack her and Saengo, her best friend. Set in a rich world inspired by Asia with strong themes of friendship, self-worth and adventure I was waiting in anticipation of its release. … More Forest of Souls, Lori M. Lee │Review