Reading Catch Ups

Reading Round-Up: 3rd – 9th July 2020

After opening an unexpected parcel containing the North and South graphic novel, I admit I pressed pause on my current read. The first book in The Tarot Witches series would have to wait a day or two! I'm really enjoying Caged Wolf by S.M. Reine but it just had to wait a while because North… Continue reading Reading Round-Up: 3rd – 9th July 2020

Book Reviews, Five Stars

North and South – Book Review

Title: North and South Author: Gene Luen Yang et al. Genre: Fantasy/graphic novel Rating: Five stars "When Katara and Sokka return home to the Southern Water Tribe, they are shocked to find that it has gone from a small village to a bustling city! Malina, a Northerner, is behind the change and plans to unify… Continue reading North and South – Book Review

What's on the TBR pile?

What’s on the reading pile: North and South

I love surprise packages. Usually I know if one's coming because I order them (a lot). So, it was a lovely surprise to have a big package show up on the doorstep yesterday and to remember that I hadn't in fact ordered anything. My husband was clearly up to something... He was grinning ear to… Continue reading What’s on the reading pile: North and South

The Anxious Author

3 Pieces of Equipment All Anxious Authors Need

Creativity comes with a price and it's usually suffering. They say the best works of art, whether it's paintings or novels, are the consequence of a tortured mind. I don't know how much I agree with this, but I do feel that there is an element of truth to it. Sometimes, that degree of suffering… Continue reading 3 Pieces of Equipment All Anxious Authors Need


Harry Potter Bundle Giveaway

How long have we waited for a giveaway like this? Harry Potter merchandise isn't cheap. Replica wands alone are over £30 a pop these days and they aren't going to get any cheaper. Besides the expense, Ravenclaw merchandise is super difficult to find. Before all this unpleasantness with J.K. Rowling, a Luna Lovegood Netflix spin-off… Continue reading Harry Potter Bundle Giveaway