Hi everyone,


I thought a blog would be a great way to exchange book recommendations as I love reading and writing reviews. I've also started putting pen to paper, and have recently completed a creative writing course. Maybe you'll be reading one of my books down the line!?


If you want to share about what you're reading, or anything at all for that matter, let loose and go for it!

text: 24in48 Readathon
I've signed up so am finally going to do a readathon! According to the rules I can start at midnight, so I'll read a little bit before I go to sleep. I'll update plenty throug...
Oh, guys. Mia spent, like, 10-15 pages trying to narrow her research topic down, supposedly writing and rewriting it. I reall...
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* Laura Restrepo: Hot Sur * Laura Esquivel: Like Water for Chocolate * Ann Leckie: The Raven Tower * Renee Adieh: The Wrath a...
I first learned about the Radium Girls on 1000 Ways to Die. That show wasn't known for its accuracy but it got the bones of t...
The Clouds This time Aristophanes turns his satirical wit on the Sophists, as exemplified by none other than Socrates himse...
1.Tooze, Adam. Crashedf about the financial collapse 2. Mayne, Alan Slums 3. Kalder, Daniel. The Inferenal Library...
Well, that was somewhat more of a slog than I had expected -- and only in a minor part owing to M.M. Kaye herself; even thoug...
1. Marozzi, Justin. Baghdad. 2. Pages, Meiram. From Martyr to Murderer about the assassins 3. Dalley, Stephaine. The M...
Cummings volunteered for the French Volunteer Ambulance Corp in order to avoid being drafted into the US Army during WWI. He ...
Ok, I'm probably going to fall asleep really soon, but before I do I am making a start on Snare of the Hunter as my next BL-O...
This should be my last one, unless we end up needing more books or I discover I left something out. 1. King, Greg. The A...
Hang on. When I read the first couple of pages, I thought This was set in the 1930s or 40s. But it isn't. This is set in 1974...
So, I finished M.M. Kaye's Death in Kashmir and am allowed to roll again, and what shall I say -- whenever it's an "oh, I'll ...
This has been the best of the series for me as of late. Peter Grant is on his own, with the exception of Beverly Brooke, his...

Currently reading

On Love by Alain de Botton
Progress: 12%
The Body Lies by Jo Baker
Progress: 100%
Talking to My Daughter About the Economy: or, How Capitalism Works-and How It Fails: or, How Capitalism Works-and How It Fails by Yanis Varoufakis
Progress: 17/131pages
You Can't Touch My Hair: And Other Things I Still Have to Explain by Phoebe Robinson, Jessica Williams
Progress: 20%
We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Progress: 64/64pages
The Secret Barrister: Stories of the Law and How It's Broken by The Secret Barrister
Progress: 10%