Goodreads Monday – 11/4/2020

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: Where The Forest Meets The Stars Author: Glendy Vanderah Published: 1st March 2019 by Lake Union Publishing A mysterious child teaches two strangers how to love and trust … Continue reading Goodreads Monday – 11/4/2020

Weekly bookish wrap up – 10/5/2020

Happy Sunday bookish peeps! And…… It’s Mother’s Day here in Australia and I have spent the weekend…and tbh most of the week…. just hanging out with my kids. It’s been wonderful!!! We’ve cooked together, taken long walks in the evenings and last night was family movie night. We’ve lolled about all over the lounge, laughing at memes on FB and sharing things we’ve found on … Continue reading Weekly bookish wrap up – 10/5/2020

Bookish Review: The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa

The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa Publicated: 2nd Novemeber 2017 Genre: Contemporary Fiction, Culture – Japan Format: Paperback It’s not the journey that counts, but who’s at your side. Nana, a cat, is devoted to Satoru, his owner. So when Satoru decides to go on a roadtrip one day to find him a new home, Nana is perplexed. They visit Satoru’s old friends from … Continue reading Bookish Review: The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa

Bookish Review: Just Friends by Holly McCulloch

Just Friends by Holly McCulloch Expected Publication: 11th June 2020 Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Chick-lit Format: eARC It’s easy to put someone in the friend zone. But what happens if you change your mind? Bea isn’t happy. Desperate for a change, she looks to her friends for inspiration. Every single one of them is paired off, perhaps that’s what she needs too. So, she starts dating … Continue reading Bookish Review: Just Friends by Holly McCulloch

Top 5 Tuesday – Cute Romances

Happy Tuesday bookish people!! It’s time again for another Top 5 Tuesday hosted by the lovely Shanah at Bionic Book Worm. This week’s topic is Cute Romances. Up until recently I have not been a romantical kind of girl….favouring a good domestic or courtroom drama, thiller or even some historical fiction….but in the past 18 months I have been branching out, opting for for some … Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday – Cute Romances

Book Review: The Other Family by Loretta Nyhan

Title: The Other Family Author: Loretta Nyhan Publication: 1st April 2020 by Lake Union Publishing Genre: Contemporary Fiction Format: eARC From the bestselling author of Digging In comes a witty and moving novel about motherhood, courage, and finding true family. With a dissolving marriage, strained finances, and her life in flux, Ally Anderson longs for normal. Her greatest concerns, though, are the health problems of her young … Continue reading Book Review: The Other Family by Loretta Nyhan

Book Review: It Sounded Better In My Head by Nina Kenwood

Title: It Sounded Better In My Head Author: Nina Kenwood Publication: 7th April 2020 by Flatiron Books Genre: Young Adult Format: eARC From debut author Nina Kenwood comes a tender, funny, and compulsively readable novel about first love and its confusions, and all of the awkwardness of teen romance. When her parents announce their impending divorce, Natalie can’t understand why no one is fighting, or … Continue reading Book Review: It Sounded Better In My Head by Nina Kenwood

Weekly bookish wrap up – 3/5/2020

Happy Sunday bookish peeps! I hope everyone is keeping safe and well…and has been able to find some quiet time to just sit and read. I’m pretty pleased with how much reading I’ve managed to get done this week while still working, running the house and spending quality time with my peeps….and Netflix. Tonight I have big plans to get some blogging and bookstagramming done … Continue reading Weekly bookish wrap up – 3/5/2020