Blogmas Day Eighteen: End of Year Book Tag

I did this Book Tag originally back in 2019, and thought I’d revisit it this year as part of my Blogmas posts. The tag was from Jenniely, who provided the inspiration for my 2019 Blogmas posts. 1. Are there any books you started this year you need to finish? I’m reading a few different booksContinue reading “Blogmas Day Eighteen: End of Year Book Tag”

Updates!

Just checking in with a quick couple of updates, friends! Things have been very very busy recently and it’s been hard to keep up, but some exciting stuff has happened, and hopefully that’ll continue into the next year. Short Stories When it comes to writing, I’m definitely going into the end of the year onContinue reading “Updates!”

Blogtober Day 17: What Makes Good Horror?

Horror is a tricky beast, even at the best of times. It’s hard to get right. And when it goes wrong, it can go so very wrong. But what does make a good Horror book? What is it – to me, anyway – that keeps me hooked into the genre, and what makes my heartContinue reading “Blogtober Day 17: What Makes Good Horror?”

November 2020 Reading Wrap Up

January / February / March Part 1 / March Part 2 / April Part 1 / April Part 2/ May Part 1 / May Part 2 / June / July Part 1 / July Part 2 / August / September / October I am going to be honest – I very much forgot to do a November wrap up! Things have been hectic, to say the least. But here it is! And the nextContinue reading “November 2020 Reading Wrap Up”

October 2020 Reading Wrap Up

January / February / March Part 1 / March Part 2 / April Part 1 / April Part 2/ May Part 1 / May Part 2 / June / July Part 1 / July Part 2 / August / September Ah, October. Pretty decent reading month for me, including a couple of books I can’t actually talk about yet! But excluding them, I read 7 books in October, which is a decent amount. AsContinue reading “October 2020 Reading Wrap Up”

On ‘Guilty Pleasure’ Reading

We love books, right? Otherwise you probably wouldn’t be reading this blog. And something I see often – especially among women readers – is that habit of saying they particularly enjoy this genre, or this series, or this author, or this book, but they stumble over the words and add on the end, like anContinue reading “On ‘Guilty Pleasure’ Reading”

July 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part 2 [Books]

January / February / March Part 1 / March Part 2 / April Part 1 / April Part 2/ May Part 1 / May Part 2 / June / July Part 1  The second part of my July 2020 Reading Wrap Up. 10 books read in July, and at the time of writing this I am currently at 86 books. My goal is 100. Which I think IContinue reading “July 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part 2 [Books]”

July 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part 1 [Books]

January / February / March Part 1 / March Part 2 / April Part 1 / April Part 2/ May Part 1 / May Part 2  /  June I managed to read 10 books in July, so this is going to be a two-parter. I’m pretty happy with 10, actually, and I’m currently on track to hit 100 sometime soon. As of the time of writing this, I’m onContinue reading “July 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part 1 [Books]”

March 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part One [Books]

January Wrap Up / February Wrap Up I read 16 books in March. It was a very strange month – GP advised me to remain isolated for 2 weeks, which meant I missed the last two weeks of my workplace being open. There was then a gap where they didn’t know if we’d be able toContinue reading “March 2020 Reading Wrap Up – Part One [Books]”

February 2020 Reading Wrap Up [Books]

As with my January Wrap Up, I’m a little behind with this. Since the start of the year, I feel like I’ve been playing a little catch-up with reviews. But I’ve had a bit more time this week, so I’m able to get this up now, and hopefully start really catching up with reviews forContinue reading “February 2020 Reading Wrap Up [Books]”