Weekly bookish wrap up – 29/3/2020

Happy Sunday beautiful, bookish people!!! I hope wherever you are and whatever you are doing, you are staying safe and well in these craziest of times. I am STILL waiting for my government to make the smart decision to shut us all down but until then I am still going to work, still cuddling the babies (because there’s no social distancing in childcare) and still … Continue reading Weekly bookish wrap up – 29/3/2020

Book Review: Normal People by Sally Rooney

Title: Normal People Author: Sally Rooney Publication: 16th April 2019 by Hogarth Press Genre: Contemporary Fiction Format: Audiobook The Blurb from Goodreads: At school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He’s popular and well-adjusted, star of the school soccer team while she is lonely, proud, and intensely private. But when Connell comes to pick his mother up from her housekeeping job at … Continue reading Book Review: Normal People by Sally Rooney

Life According To Literature Tag

Happy Wednesday bookish peeps! Here’s a little something….found here on the lovely Emer’s blog – A Little Haze Book Blog…..that looks like so much fun. The Rules: To answer the questions use only books you have read during the past year Do not repeat any title Tag some friends For this tag I’ll be using books that I read in 2019…because it’s only March and … Continue reading Life According To Literature Tag

Goodreads Monday -23/3/2020

Goodreads Monday is a really simple weekly meme hosted by Lauren’s Page Turners where you choose a book at random from your Goodreads TBR and explain why you want to read it. This week’s pick is: Title: The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters Author: Balli Kaur Jaswal Published: 30th April 2019 by William Morrow The British-born Punjabi Shergill sisters—Rajni, Jezmeen, and Shirina—were never close … Continue reading Goodreads Monday -23/3/2020

Weekly bookish wrap up – 22/3/2020

Happy Sunday beautiful, bookish people!!! It’s TIME! The weekly bookish wrap up is upon us again…and while so much has happened in this past week, it very much seems like the whole world is in limbo. This week’s reading has been a little slow….I’m almost jelly of all the people who are having to self-isolate. Although I don’t wish the virus on anyone obviously and … Continue reading Weekly bookish wrap up – 22/3/2020

Book Review: The Switch by Beth O’Leary

Title: The Switch Author: Beth O’Leary Publication: 28th April 2020 by Hachette Australia Genre: Fiction – contemporary, romance, chick-lit Format: eARC The Blurb from Goodreads: Eileen is sick of being 79.Leena’s tired of life in her twenties.Maybe it’s time they swapped places… When overachiever Leena Cotton is ordered to take a two-month sabbatical after blowing a big presentation at work, she escapes to her grandmother … Continue reading Book Review: The Switch by Beth O’Leary