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BOOK LIST: Looking Back at my Most Anticipated 2019 Reads

Back in December of 2018, I wrote a list of books that I was absolutely desperate to read in the new year. Well, the end of 2019 is coming ever closer, so I decided that I'd write a post looking back on my most anticipated reads and whether or not they lived up to everything I… Continue reading BOOK LIST: Looking Back at my Most Anticipated 2019 Reads

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I never used to enjoy reading poetry. It would remind me of the days in school where we would endlessly have to annotate and break down somewhat miserable poems. In fact, the only poem I can remember resonating with in school was one called 'Half-Caste' by John Agard, a poem that tells the reader that… Continue reading BOOK REVIEW – THE BLACK FLAMINGO

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BOOK LIST: A Beginners Guide to…UKYA

When it comes to YA, the majority of the books are set in America. This is all well and good but life in the US as a young adult is very different to life in the UK as a young adult. Our schools are vastly different, language and slang is different, and sometimes it's just… Continue reading BOOK LIST: A Beginners Guide to…UKYA

Author Interviews · Book Blogging


Hi lovely readers! I've got something really exciting to share on the blog today. To celebrate the release of UKYA graphic novel Heartstopper, I was lucky enough to interview Alice Oseman, who is also the author of three other YA novels, Solitaire, Radio Silence and I Was Born For This! I'm a huge fan of Alice's work… Continue reading AUTHOR INTERVIEW: Alice Oseman

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The Christmas Stocking Tag

It's nearly Christmas! Can you believe there's only two days until Christmas day? I still get so excited counting down the days, and it's always great to spend time with friends and family during the festive season. The wonderful Kate over at Reading Through Infinity created this tag, and while I wasn't tagged in a… Continue reading The Christmas Stocking Tag