Thank you – and goodbye?

Hello everyone I've taken the decision to take a break from blogging. It may be temporary, it may be permanent. While I was in the mindset of things will be bad but they will improve I was coping. But now things are getting worse again and I find myself struggling even more to read. I'm… Continue reading Thank you – and goodbye?

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 7/9/20

Hello friends! It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 7/9/20

A Friday Post: A Voice in the Night, by Andrea Camilleri

Hello friends! It's Friday, so I'm sharing some snippets from my current read. Every Friday Book Beginnings on Friday is hosted by Gillion at Rose City Reader where you can share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires.… Continue reading A Friday Post: A Voice in the Night, by Andrea Camilleri

20 Books of Summer – challenge complete!

Hello friends! I wanted to round up the 20 Books of Summer challenge. I did complete it, and all reviews are available too. My original list is here and the updated version is here, although the final version also has changes! From the library: Tastes Like Fear - Review A Fatal Grace - Review The Grand Babylon Hotel - Review… Continue reading 20 Books of Summer – challenge complete!

Recent Reads, Rapid Reviews: The Dying Game, Or The Bull Kills You and The Cruellest Month #20BooksofSummer #MountTBR2020 #LibraryLove2020

Hello friends! Today I'm wrapping up some recent reads. The Dying Game, by Asa Avdic ‘Oh, it’s really quite simple. I want you to play dead.’ On the remote island of Isola, seven people have been selected to compete in a 48-hour test for a top-secret intelligence position. One of them is Anna Francis, a… Continue reading Recent Reads, Rapid Reviews: The Dying Game, Or The Bull Kills You and The Cruellest Month #20BooksofSummer #MountTBR2020 #LibraryLove2020

August Wrap Up and Quarterly Round Up #Goodreads #MountTBR2020 #LibraryLove2020 #FFRC2020 #mmdchallenge #20BooksofSummer

Hello friends! As I said yesterday, August was not good to me. Here's a round up of what I read: Goodreads: Another 8 books towards my goal. I've now read 77 of 100 books. The Bone Readers only counts towards my Goodreads goal as I only bought it a few months ago. I've reviewed all… Continue reading August Wrap Up and Quarterly Round Up #Goodreads #MountTBR2020 #LibraryLove2020 #FFRC2020 #mmdchallenge #20BooksofSummer

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 31/8/20

Hello friends! I'm so glad August is nearly over - it's been a particularly difficult one in this Geordie household! It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 31/8/20

Stacking the Shelves 29/8/20

Hello friends! I've been book shopping again. First up - thanks to an Amazon voucher win, I've treated myself to 2 new books. One was a pre-order for next Thursday, but here's the one that has arrived:  Eight Detectives, by Alex Pavesi I've heard mixed reviews on this, but I'm really keen to read it!… Continue reading Stacking the Shelves 29/8/20

It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 24/8/20

Hello friends! It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? is a weekly post to share what you recently finished reading, what you’re currently reading, and what you plan on reading next. This is a terrific meme that allows you to meet fellow bookworms and find new books to add to your ever-growing reading wish list. This… Continue reading It’s Monday! What Are You Reading? 24/8/20

A Friday Post: The Red House Mystery, by AA Milne

Hello friends! It's Friday, so I'm sharing some snippets from my current read. Every Friday Book Beginnings on Friday is hosted by Gillion at Rose City Reader where you can share the first sentence (or so) of the book you are reading, along with your initial thoughts about the sentence, impressions of the book, or anything else the opener inspires.… Continue reading A Friday Post: The Red House Mystery, by AA Milne