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Sunday Stories #19

Good morning, how are you doing today? This week’s Sunday Stories comes to you from my current position snuggled up in bed before I go and cuddle the dog. Perfect Sunday morning. My plans for today include reading, writing my last uni assignment of the year and drinking lots of coffee. Got 2,000 words to write …

Sunday Stories #18

It’s been a while since I penned a Sunday Stories, so hello if you’re new to these posts! Normally I do a little round-up for things I’ve been loving this week, mainly book related but sometimes not. It’s a welcome pause to reflect on each week and share some of my discoveries with you. Disclaimer: …

March Wrap Up

Told you I’d be catching up on my posts, didn’t I? Here we are with my March wrap up. This may sound obvious given the nature of this blog, but I am really enjoying reading at the moment. Sometimes it falls by the wayside when life gets too busy (and that’s fine by the way) …

February Wrap Up

Oh um hi, so I realise it’s April but I realised with a jolt the other day how perilously behind I am with the blog in general. I’ve been popping up reviews on Instagram rather than here just because it’s quicker but I miss blogging! So better late than never (right?) here’s my February Wrap …

January Wrap Up

Was January 2021 not the longest month ever? At last count, I think it was approximately 400 days long. But no matter, we’ve done it now! And hopefully, it was a good month for you, reading or otherwise. I hadn’t realised until I started writing this post how much I had neglected my monthly wrap-ups …

Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell

I was really lucky and received some beautiful books as presents at Christmas time, including Hamnet. If you’re on bookstagram you couldn’t move for seeing this book last year. It seems like Hamnet was universally applauded, which is cemented by the fact that it won the 2020 Women’s Prize for Fiction award. With such strong recommendations …