Book Review: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid

My Rating: 4/5 The Blurb: Reclusive Hollywood icon Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant to write her story, no one is more astounded than Monique herself. Determined to use this opportunity to jump-start her career, Monique listens…

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Bookish Me

Hey peeps! You may or may not have already noticed but this blog has been undergoing some exciting changes. The first thing you may notice is that there has been a name change from ‘Life is what you create it’ to ‘Bookish Me’ and with that comes a new way to find me https://bookish-me.com. This…

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Book Review: The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren

My Rating: 4/5 The Blurb: For two sworn enemies, anything can happen during the Hawaiian trip of a lifetime – maybe even love – in this romantic comedy from the New York Times bestselling authors of Roomies. Olive Torres is used to being the unlucky twin: from inexplicable mishaps to a recent layoff, her life…

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These thankful things

Happy Sunday peeps. I hope you’ve had a lovely week filled with so many wonderful things to be thankful for. For me, it has been a bit of a milestone week. My son turned 20, which is not in itself an amazing feat, but is something medical specialists had told us might not happen. After…

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These thankful things

Super quick gratitude post tonight because it’s Mother’s Day and I’m getting ready to snuggle on the couch with my peeps; watching Masterchef and wearing the cute new sunshine yellow socks my daughter gifted me. Just some of the things I’m thankful for this week: time spent connecting with my beautiful sock giving girl…playing ‘this…

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My current tbr pile…

With this blog becoming increasingly bookish, as I reignite my love of reading, and of all things paper and ink, I want to share my current tbr pile. Sitting quietly waiting to be read is an eclectic collection of brightly coloured books with varying themes and styles. Some that have been sitting on my shelf…

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These thankful things

Happy Sunday peeps!! I hope you’ve had an amazing week filled with so many wonderful things to be thankful for. Last week was the first “These thankful things” of what I hope will be many. If you missed it you can visit it here: https://bookish-me.com/2019/04/28/these-thankful-things/ I have been looking forward to writing this post and…

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April Reads 2019

April has seen me reach the halfway mark of my 50 book reading challenge (YAY!!) with some truly amazing reads and a couple of so-so ones. At the very top of my list Daisy Jones & the Six by Taylor Jenkins Reid. Hard not to fall for Daisy, broken, beautiful and self-destructive; aching to be…

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