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what I've read in May

What I’ve read and watched in May

31st May 2020

When I was thinking about what I’ve read and watched in May, I realised I haven’t actually finished a book this month. My habit of half reading a book has returned. There’s just so many good books to read at the moment! My brain cannot cope or focus on just one, so I’ve flit between […]

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CIRCE

14th January 2020

As it was shortlisted for the Women’s Prize for Fiction I had an inkling that Circe by Madeline Miller would be my kind of book, then I read the blurb; it definitely was my kind of book. Blurb: Woman. Witch. Myth. Mortal. Outcast. Lover. Destroyer. Survivor. CIRCE. In the house of Helios, god of the […]

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my top reads of 2019

My top reads of 2019

18th December 2019

Just like that another year is coming to a close. It’s a great time for reflection especially on what you’ve achieved, done, seen, read, been in the past 365 days. So I’m gonna start my end of the year posts with my top reads of the 2019. The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena I […]

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We should all be Feminists

20th March 2019

I thought I’d share one of my earliest and favourite feminist reads, We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. I’ve wanted to do book reviews for a while now, as I love to read, no surprise there as I paid £27,000 for the privilege. I mean I also got a degree out of […]

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life changing magic book

The Life Changing Magic of Not Giving a Fuck

25th February 2019

Named after Marie Kondo’s ‘The Life Changing Magic of Tidying’, Sarah Knight has written another gem, The Life Changing Magic of Not Giving a Fuck. It’s a witty and eloquent self-help book on how not to give a fuck about things that don’t bring you joy. Once you’ve cleared out your house, you should clear […]

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