So this week was Alexander Hamilton’s birthday! Happy birthday you, bastard, orphan, son of a whore and a Scotsman…. 261 years ago, Alexander Hamilton was born. But wait, who is Alexander Hamilton, you ask? Alexander Hamilton was one of the founding fathers of the United States. He was the first […]
If I publish my New Year’s resolutions on the internet, this means I’ll have to stick to them, right? I made a post the other day where I listed ALL the books on my TBR (which you can read HEREEEE!!!) and today I am bringing you the non-bookish goals! Actually, […]
IT’S THE DAY AFTER NEW YEAR’S! How’s that hangover? I tried to think of bookish resolutions for 2016 but, after thinking about it, all I want to do is downsize my TBR (to be read). I’m going to put myself on a book buying ban so the money I would […]
HAPPY NEW YEAR! May your 2016 be wonderful and full of fun and better than ever! I had a really great 2015 and I cannot wait to see what 2016 has in store. For one last send off for 2015, today I bring you a handful of my favourite books […]
FINAL WRAP UP OF 2015! As I mentioned in my Friday Reads earlier in the month the books I read this month were influenced by the #ReadWomen campaign on tumblr! But I ended up forgetting to submit to the giveaway but I did read some really great female authors this […]
Fun fact: this was one of the book club picks for the Spinster Book Club that I am a member of! It’s run by Lydia at Something LikeLydia and the goodreads link is here if it sounds like something that interests you! 🙂 Title: Lies We Tell Ourselves Author: Robin Talley Published: […]
Title: The Gap of Time Author: Jeanette Winterson Year Published: 2015 Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/25214259-the-gap-of-time Synopsis: New Bohemia. America. A storm. A black man finds a white baby abandoned in the night. He gathers her up – light as a star – and decides to take her home. London. England. After the financial […]
Is it halfway through the month already? Good time to wrap up last month’s reading then! I read quite a few different things this month. 2 YA, 3 plays and 1 graphic novel/comic bind up! Getssss toooo wrappinnnn.
IYA. Today I am here with my post for Bookish Spinsters! Bookish Spinsters was created by Joanne at OnceUponABookCase where every week a different feminist topic is chosen to be discussed! The posts actually go up on Fridays but as this is my first one I really wanted to get […]
(I realise that it’s almost Saturday by the time this is posted but I got right into bed and realised I hadn’t posted today’s post! Ooooooops!) Hello! It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these! Friday Reads is where you post about what you’re reading this weekend!