The Book Thief by Marc Zusak (Review)

*slight spoiler alert* Blurb HERE IS A SMALL FACT – YOU ARE GOING TO DIE 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier. Liesel, a nine-year-old girl, is living with a foster family on Himmel Street. Her parents have been taken away to a…

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My Top 5 Most Read Posts This Year So Far

‘Ello, It’s often really cool to watch the viewing numbers slowly build on the blog. I do check daily but not in an unhealthy manner. So I figured I should look back over some of my most popular posts from this year (so far). No. 1: The Things I’m Most…

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What’s on my ‘To Be Read’ Pile?

Hi all, As you may be aware, I attempted a Spring Reading List and figured I’d have all five books done and dusted by the end of Spring. Oh, how wrong I was. Instead, four of the five are still unread and I apparently hate The Great Gatsby as spoken about…

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The Sun King by Allison Lee Palmer (Review)

*spoiler alert* Goodreads Summary A Mother, Her Sun, And Mania In this fictionalized memoir, a mother recounts the emotional journey she and her son take when he becomes mentally ill. Jack is known as the Sun King because as a child he resembled the illustrated boy in his mother’s deck…

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Just Friends by Billy Taylor (Review)

*spoiler alert* Blurb August and Ethan have been best friends since the day they met at Ethan’s seventh birthday party. And, now, twelve years on, their friendship continues to grow. But after magic, fame, money and an unexplainable miracle in a car accident, August realises maybe she wants to be…

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