June Reads 2019

June has been a massive month of reading, writing, bookstagramming and blogging….I have been making lots of bookish friends and have even joined my first buddy read. I am pretty pleased to say that I have read 43/50 books on my Goodreads 2019 challenge and am wondering if I should have challenged myself to read…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 28/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. I’m a…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 21/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. This week,…

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5 star reads of 2019

I recently posted my #fivestarstack on Instagram and thought I would like to share with you all my 5 star reads of 2019… so far. I’m going to start by saying it takes a lot for me to give a book 5 stars and this year there have only been 5 books that have made…

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What’s on my Goodreads TBR – June 2019

It’s the middle of 2019…6 months since I remembered how much I love to read and decided to focus my attention on all things bookish…joining Goodreads and setting myself the challenge of reading 50 books this year. I have been thoroughly enjoying losing myself in a book; and am pretty excited to say that I…

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Weekly bookish wrap up – 14/6/2019

A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week – the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else remotely bookish and worth sharing. A simple post to check in with bookish friends and hear about their bookish week. A shortish…

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Book Review: Milkman by Anna Burns

My Rating: 2/5 The Blurb: In this unnamed city, to be interesting is dangerous. Middle sister, our protagonist, is busy attempting to keep her mother from discovering her maybe-boyfriend and to keep everyone in the dark about her encounter with Milkman. But when first brother-in-law sniffs out her trouble and rumours start to swell, middle…

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Book Review: Where’d you go Bernadette? by Maria Semple

My Rating: 4/5 The Blurb: Bernadette Fox is notorious. To Elgie Branch, a Microsoft wunderkind, she’s his talented, volatile, troubled wife. To fellow mothers at the school gate, she’s a menace. To design experts, she’s a legendary architect. But to 15 year-old Bee, she is quite simply Mum. Then Bernadette disappears. And Bee’s search for…

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Weekly bookish wrap up

Starting a new weekly post…a post that will usually be published on a Friday but for this first time will be on a Monday. A post to share all the bookish things I have been up to during the week….the books I’ve read; the books I purchased; the books I’m currently reading and anything else…

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