Book Review: Power of Three by Diana Wynne Jones

Book Review: Power of Three by Diana Wynne Jones

Power of Three by Diana Wynne Jones was first published in 1976. Power of Three is a wonderfully plotted and magical read. The story opens with a murder. Two children, a young brother and sister, stray away from their home and come across a Dorig. The Dorig is wearing a beautiful gold collar which takes […]

February 20, 2017
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Book Review: Timekeeper by Tara Sim

Book Review: Timekeeper by Tara Sim

I really love Timekeeper. I love it so much that I ended up buying the hardback as well as the ebook, and I’ve just gone and preordered the audiobook (which comes out on the 14th Feb 2017, which makes it the perfect treat for Valentine’s Day in my humble opinion). If I had to sell this […]

February 13, 2017
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On the Plus Side (5) Jan 2017 Wrap Up

On the Plus Side (5) Jan 2017 Wrap Up

On the Plus Side is a feature on my blog that covers the positive things that have happened to me recently. Oh my gosh. January has flowed by way too quickly! I’m still getting over how quickly 2016 zoomed by and now it’s happening again this year. Can everything please slow down?! Here are some […]

February 2, 2017
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Top Six Anticipated Reads of 2017 (so far…)

Top Six Anticipated Reads of 2017 (so far…)

With a new year comes a new batch of books ready to come into the world. Below I’m highlighting six 2017 releases that I’m really looking forward to! But this is far from an exhaustive list so expect a part two in the near future 😉 The Bedlam Stacks by Natasha Pulley (1st Aug 2017) As […]

January 28, 2017
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New Year – 2017

New Year – 2017

As I write this it is raining outside. The time is 4:46 am on the 1st January 2017. I missed midnight. I’ve always found the sound of rain pattering on my window in the darkness soothing. As last year closed and this year began I slept quietly at home. That wasn’t my intention. I thought […]

January 1, 2017
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Dear Bookish Friend (who I wish existed…)

Dear Bookish Friend (who I wish existed…)

One thing I’m really missing in day to day life is a friend who I can discuss books with. I mean, I have had friends who like to read, but they weren’t the type to fangirl about it. Reading wasn’t their main hobby. There was always something else they were much more passionate about, which […]

December 9, 2016
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First Grownup Conference Experience 

First Grownup Conference Experience 

In October I went to my first proper work conference. Myself and three other people from work all took the train early in the morning to the next city over, dumped our luggage at our hotel and then headed to the conference centre. Here are four notes I have on my experience: 1) Trying (and […]

December 3, 2016
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Root Letter || PS Vita || Pen Pal/Premium Edition || Unboxing

Root Letter || PS Vita || Pen Pal/Premium Edition || Unboxing

Root Letter, released earlier this month, is my most anticipated visual novel of the year. Read on to get a little peak at what’s inside the Pen Pal edition of the game. Root Letter is the first in a new series of mystery games developed by  Kadokawa Games, and published in English by PQube. It’s […]

November 13, 2016
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The Sunday Post #1

The Sunday Post #1

Sunday Post is a weekly meme hosted the Caffeinated Book Reviewer. It’s a chance to share news~ A post to recap the past week and showcase books we have received and share news about what is coming up on our blog for the week ahead. See rules here: Sunday Post Meme Personal Notes: September is finally upon […]

September 4, 2016
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R.I.P XI

R.I.P XI

Artwork by Abigail Larson Today marks the start of the eleventh annual R.eaders I.mbibing P.eril event, hosted by Carl at Stainless Steel Droppings. The event runs from 1st September-31st October and it’s about reading and/or watching stories that embody the gothic, atmospheric and sometimes chilling spirit of Autumn. The main genres included are mystery, suspense, […]

September 1, 2016
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