Book Review: Look How Happy I’m Making You by Polly Rosenwaike

The Blurb: A candid, ultimately buoyant debut story collection about the realities of the "baby years," whether you're having one or not. The women in Polly Rosenwaike's Look How Happy I'm Making You want to be mothers, or aren't sure they want to be mothers, or--having recently given birth--are overwhelmed by what they've wrought. Sharp and unsettling, … Continue reading Book Review: Look How Happy I’m Making You by Polly Rosenwaike

Monthly bookish wrap up: March 2020

Here we go...wrapping up yet another month. A month of uncertainty and an untold amount of panic and anxiety worldwide. Of isolation, social distancing and toilet paper shortages. A month filled with books...and reading...and blogpost writing. March has been my biggest reading month of the year so far.....and I'm not even on isolation.....YET! Books read: … Continue reading Monthly bookish wrap up: March 2020

Book Review: Normal People by Sally Rooney

The Blurb: 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 Marianne’s house, a strange and indelible connection grows between the … Continue reading Book Review: Normal People by Sally Rooney

Goodreads Monday: The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal

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: The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal The Blurb: The British-born Punjabi Shergill sisters—Rajni, Jezmeen, … Continue reading Goodreads Monday: The Unlikely Adventures of the Shergill Sisters by Balli Kaur Jaswal

Book Review: The Switch by Beth O’Leary

The Blurb: 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 Eileen's house for some overdue rest. Eileen is newly single and about to turn … Continue reading Book Review: The Switch by Beth O’Leary