Let’s Talk (#9) – Reading Challenge’s

At the beginning of this year, I set myself a GoodReads challenge of reading 150 books, however by the time it got to April/May time I was wayyy behind schedule and feeling under pressure which resulted in me feeling rather stressed out and this started to suck the joy out of reading. So I made the […]

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Let’s Talk (#8) – Favourite Book Genres

Today I’m talking favourite book genres. I’m going to take you through my top three. #1: Young Adult. I’m trying really hard to pinpoint one exact reason why love Y/A but it’s a bit more complex than that. Characters in Y/A are at the starting point in their life where anything is possible, I think it’s […]

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Let’s Talk (#7) – Rating Systems

When I write a review, I liked to give each book a rating out of 5. I like to think that this system is straight forward and easy to understand. I have a brief explanation for each rating on my Review policy but I thought I’d take you through each one a little bit more […]

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Let’s​ Talk (#6) – Bookish Problems

This week I thought it would be fun to look my top 10 bookish problems. These are in no particular order: The feeling when you can’t wait to read a book but at the same time never want it to end When your minding your own business reading and you are interrupted Book hangovers When […]

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Let’s Talk (#5) – Benefits of Reading

Happy Thursday! Although it’s been a short week I’m feeling exhausted already. So this week I’m going to cheat a little bit for this post and use an infographic that I found on The Expert Editor which I think just about sums up all the Mind and Body benefits of reading: Personally, I find that reading helps […]

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Let’s Talk (#4) – Tamlin the Man Behind​ the Mask

For this week’s post, I’m taking a look at Tamlin from the A Court of Thorns and Roses Series. I have been toying with the idea of writing this post of a couple of weeks, and I almost didn’t write it, but after seeing so many comments on social media that are supportive of Tamlin, […]

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Let’s Talk (#3) –  Top 5 book Turn On’s

Last week I talked about all the things that put me off reading a book. To balance this out I thought it would be good to list the things I enjoy the most. If the story is written in the first person. This is my preferred narrative because I feel like I can connect to […]

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Let’s Talk (#2) –  Top 5 book turn offs!

This is something that I have been thinking about a lot this week, generally, there isn’t much that puts me off reading a book, but here are 5 things that annoy me the most from least annoying to the most: Repetitive use of the same word over and over again – I mean just why? […]

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Lets Talk (#1) – How to recover from a book hangover.

We’ve all been there, the gut-wrenching moment when you finish an amazing book and suddenly you no longer know what to do with yourself. Every book you try to start sucks in comparison. Nothing is catching your attention and all you want to do is crawl back into that world that just so brutally spat […]

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