I've been thinking a lot about how I rate books on Goodreads lately - especially all the books that I've given 5 stars. As I reader I know that my reading tastes have changed over time, so I thought it would be interesting to look back on some of the books that I've given 5 … Continue reading Looking Back on My 5 Star Ratings
Happy Tuesday! This week's theme is about our favourite opening lines, and I struggled so much with this topic. I've never really thought about opening lines, even though they are really important. I'll definitely be paying more attention to them in the future though! Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by Shanah at Bionic Book Worm, if you're … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Opening Lines
I haven't done a Friday Favourites in a very long time, I think my last one may have been November? Either way, I've missed them! Now that I've actually read some books this month I feel like I can finally do a March Friday Favourites as I have a few books to choose between. However, … Continue reading Friday Favourites: The Wicked Deep
I had planned on getting this post up on Sunday but I had edits to make on my dissertation that took a lot longer than expected. However, I have now finally finished my dissertation!!! I submitted it Monday and it’s such a relief to be done with it. I still have more assignments to do, … Continue reading March Book Box Club Unboxing
I haven't finished a book, read a single page, or even picked up a book in weeks. I want to read but I can't find the motivation to pick up any book because nothing sounds interesting. I'm wondering whether it's a really bad reading slump, or if it's just because I'm a mood reader and I'm … Continue reading Is it a reading slump or is it because I’m a mood reader?
I haven’t set myself any TBR’s in a very long time. I’m a mood reader so I don’t do too well with monthly ones, so I prefer to set myself seasonal ones instead. As my dissertation deadline is at the end of this month, I will hopefully have a lot more time to read, and … Continue reading Spring TBR
The theme for February's Fairy Loot was 'Twisted Tales' which sounded like it was the perfect box for me. I've already mentioned before that I'm doing my dissertation on fairy tales, so I got super excited when I heard about the theme! My box arrived a couple of weeks ago, and it really is my … Continue reading February FairyLoot Unboxing!
This weeks Top 5 Tuesday is such a fun one because I've always wondered what it would be like to meet my favourite authors! Not many authors visit the UK, and if they do the events are usually really far away from me so I've never been able to go to any. There's so many … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Authors I Want to Meet
It feels weird to be discussing anything to do with spring because the UK is currently covered in snow! Despite the snow and cold weather, spring is almost here and there are so many amazing books that are going to be released during the season which I am so excited about. Here are a few … Continue reading Anticipated Book Releases: Spring!
This week's Top 5 Tuesday theme is 'Bookish Pet Peeves' and I am so ready for this one! I don't think I have ever discussed any of my pet peeves before, so this should be really fun. If you want to participate in Top 5 Tuesday, make sure to check out Shanah's blog here! Cover … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Bookish Pet Peeves