How does a good book look?, Uncategorized

How does a good book look? #2

This month has already been a weird mix of good and bad books but all of you avid readers will know, sometimes the bad ones are inevitable. Sometimes, though, I ignore the red flags and go ahead and read anyway. I am. Just. That. Addicted. I am definitely guilty of that in the last few… Continue reading How does a good book look? #2

Uncategorized, #1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts

What’s #1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts?

When I took a look at the Teen and Young Adult Urban Fantasy chart this week, I literally facepalmed. Do you remember a few weeks ago when Inception was at the top of the charts two weeks in a row, so I used the next viable book: The Shadow Student? Well, this week, The Shadow Student actually made it to #1… Continue reading What’s #1 in the Urban Fantasy Charts?

Tea for Readers

Teas for Readers 105

A few years ago, me and my now-husband-then-fiancé spent a year living in the city of Hangzhou, in China. We had to forget everything we knew about food and drink and completely conform to their way of living. FYI, you will not find a good bar of chocolate under £5. (Best fiver you'll ever spend.)… Continue reading Teas for Readers 105

For Avid Readers

What’s on the TBR pile?

I did something I don't want to tell my husband about for a few months. Until it's so far in the past that it doesn't even matter anymore. As usual, it has something to do with buying books. Luckily, these books have been sent straight to my e-reader. No paper-trail. We always take a chance… Continue reading What’s on the TBR pile?