πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | My Favourite Spring Book Quotes πŸŒΈ

Hello friends and fellow bookworms. Today, I am taking part in this week's TTT topic, which is: 'Book Quote Freebie (Share your favourite book quotes that fit a theme of your choosing!). As spring has been in full bloom and is now giving way to summer, here in the mid-lands of little old England, I … Continue reading πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | My Favourite Spring Book Quotes πŸŒΈ

πŸ“– Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery (1909) β­β­β­

Hello my fellow bookworms, today I am bringing you my thoughts on the children's classic novel, Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery, which is the second book, published in 1909, about the feisty and spirited Anne Shirley, who we first meet in Anne of Green Gables (review). Having loved the first book last year, I … Continue reading πŸ“– Anne of Avonlea by L.M. Montgomery (1909) β­β­β­

πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | One-Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Have Read πŸ“š

Hello friends and fellow bookworms. Today, I am taking part in this week's TTT topic, which is: 'One-Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Read' (submitted by Susan @Β Bloggin’ ’bout Books). Well I think that is pretty self-explanatory, so here you go: πŸ“• The Gilded Lily by Ernest Dudley (1958) - 'Scandalous' (review) πŸ“• … Continue reading πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | One-Word Reviews for the Last Ten Books I Have Read πŸ“š

πŸ“– Dodger by Terry Pratchett (2012) β­β­

Hello my fellow bookworms, today I am bringing you my thoughts on the YA historical-fantasy, Dodger by the beloved and bestselling Terry Pratchett, which was published in 2012. If you read this blog regularly, you will know that Pratchett is one of my favourite authors, who is best known for his fantastical Discworld series, so … Continue reading πŸ“– Dodger by Terry Pratchett (2012) β­β­

πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | Flowery Book Covers For Spring πŸŒΈ

Hello friends and fellow bookworms. Today, I am taking part in this week's TTT topic, which is: 'Books with [___] On the Cover (Pick a thing and share covers that have that thing on'. As spring has well and truly arrived here in the mid-lands of little old England, I thought lets pay homage to … Continue reading πŸ”Ÿ Top Ten Tuesday | Flowery Book Covers For Spring πŸŒΈ

πŸ“š New Books I Got My Paws On in February, March & April 2022

Hello friends and fellow bookworms, today I will be sharing with you the new-to-me books I have managed to get my paws on over the months of February, March and April this year. First, in February, I enjoyed a rummage through a new, free bookshop that has recently popped up in my home town, where … Continue reading πŸ“š New Books I Got My Paws On in February, March & April 2022

πŸ“– The Lost Diary of Venice by Margaux DeRoux (2020) β­β­

Hello my fellow bookworms, today I am bringing you my thoughts on the historical-fiction, The Lost Diary of Venice by Margaux DeRoux, which was her debut novel published in 2020. As soon as I learnt it was a dual-narrative love story and mystery that spans late Renaissance Venice and present-day Connecticut, how could I not … Continue reading πŸ“– The Lost Diary of Venice by Margaux DeRoux (2020) β­β­

πŸ“– Two Mini-Reviews of My December Non-Fiction Reads β­β­/⭐

Hello my fellow bookworms, today I am bringing you my thoughts on two non-fiction books I read in December 2021. At the beginning of the month, I finished off the biography of The Gilded Lily: The Life and Loves of the Fabulous Lillie LangtryΒ by Ernest Dudley, originally published in 1958, that I had started as … Continue reading πŸ“– Two Mini-Reviews of My December Non-Fiction Reads β­β­/⭐

πŸ“– Katheryn Howard, The Tainted Queen by Alison Weir (2020) β­β­

Hello my fellow bookworms, today I am bringing you my thoughts on the historical-fiction, Katheryn Howard, The Tainted Queen by bestselling author and acclaimed historian, Alison Weir. It is the fifth volume, published in 2020, of Weir’s ambitious six-book series, Six Tudor Queens, which chronicles the lives of each of Henry VIII’s wives. I have … Continue reading πŸ“– Katheryn Howard, The Tainted Queen by Alison Weir (2020) β­β­