What makes a 5 star book?

So I was having a big of a whinge on Twitter yesterday about how I haven’t read any 5 star books this year, and Nicki @ The Secret Library asked me what kind of things tend to make books a 5 star read for me. That made me sit back and have a good think... … Continue reading What makes a 5 star book?

My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 20th April

Hello again bookish friends! I'm here again with my favourite reviews of the week. I got a bit behind on this post this week due to work being hella busy and spending my evenings holiday shopping, but we're here. We made it! Phew. I hope you guys enjoy the post and find a few reviews you … Continue reading My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 20th April

My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 13th April

Hello again bookish friends! Thanks for the outpouring of love on the first one of these posts, it was lovely to see this idea was a success! Here we are again for this week with loads of fantastic reviews I've loved, all posted by you, the lovely bookish community! I am in Winchester today so … Continue reading My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 13th April

My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 6th April

Hello bookish friends! Recently, I've made it my goal to be more pro-active in liking, commenting and sharing blog posts I enjoy as I felt like I was slacking, so I thought why not show the love of my favorite reviews with a blog post! Originally, I had planned to make this a monthly post, … Continue reading My Favourite Reviews of the Week | 6th April

My 2017 bookish awards, plus a look back over the year

Can you believe it's the end of 2017 already? The time has just flown by! I've nearly been blogging on here for a whole year now! It's been an amazing journey so far and I can't wait to see what 2018 brings. I'm here today with a looong ol' post to round-up my bookish year! … Continue reading My 2017 bookish awards, plus a look back over the year

My favourite books of 2017

I've read roughly 80 books this year ('roughly' because at the time of writing this blog I'm not sure how many books I've finished!) but I've only given 9 of those books a 5 star rating! I mean I have read a couple of short stories which I also gave 5 stars, but I don't feel … Continue reading My favourite books of 2017

5 star book predictions!

I've been seeing a few of these 5 star prediction blog posts around the blogosphere this past week and I want to join in! The point of this post is to pick a selection of books you think are going to be 5 star reads, and why you think that. I'd like to revisit this … Continue reading 5 star book predictions!