πŸ“– The Black Corsair by Emilio Salgari (The Corsairs of the Antilles #1) β­β­

In September, I set sail for adventure on the high seas with the 1898 Italian classic, The Black Corsair by Emilio Salgari. Having already enjoyed two of Salgari's other classic adventures: The Tigers of Mompracem and The Pirates Malaysia about the dashing pirate, Sandokan, I was excited to read another, when I was offered the … Continue reading πŸ“– The Black Corsair by Emilio Salgari (The Corsairs of the Antilles #1) β­β­

πŸ“š WWW Wednesday | 28th October 2020

Good morning, fellow bookworms. It is β€˜Hump Day’ Wednesday which means we are halfway through the working week (if you’re at work) and it is time for WWW Wednesday! A weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words, which simply involves answering the following Three Ws: What are you currently reading? What did … Continue reading πŸ“š WWW Wednesday | 28th October 2020

πŸ“š Top Ten Tuesday | My Witchy Halloween Freebie πŸ§™β€β™€οΈ

Hello my fellow bookworms. Today, I am taking part in this week’s Top Ten Tuesday! A weekly meme hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl, who each week assigns a new topic to inspires us to create a top ten list based on it. This week’s topic is: Halloween Freebie With it being a freebie there … Continue reading πŸ“š Top Ten Tuesday | My Witchy Halloween Freebie πŸ§™β€β™€οΈ

πŸ“š Announcing Novellas In November!

Hello my fellow bookworms, I am thrilled to be announcing today a brand-spanking new reading event: Novellas in November, created and hosted by Cathy of 746Books and Rebecca ofΒ Bookish Beck, is coming very soon! The ladies were inspired to create this new event, based on how lots of readers make a habit of prioritising novellas … Continue reading πŸ“š Announcing Novellas In November!

πŸ“š WWW Wednesday | 21st October 2020

Good morning, fellow bookworms. It is β€˜Hump Day’ Wednesday which means we are halfway through the working week (if you’re at work) and it is time for WWW Wednesday! A weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words, which simply involves answering the following Three Ws: What are you currently reading? What did … Continue reading πŸ“š WWW Wednesday | 21st October 2020

πŸ“– Katharina: Deliverance by Margaret Skea (Katharina #1) β­β­β­

I rounded off my summer reading with the historical-fiction, Katharina: Deliverance by one of my favourite modern Christian authors, Margaret Skea. This is the first book in Skea's new series set during the turbulent time of religious reform in 16th century Germany. As I patiently wait for more of Skea's brilliant Scottish Munro series, I … Continue reading πŸ“– Katharina: Deliverance by Margaret Skea (Katharina #1) β­β­β­

πŸ“– Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #8) β­β­

Back in summer, wanting to keep my reading light, after enjoying the charming The Cottingley Secret by Hazel Gaynor, I found myself reaching for Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham by M. C. Beaton, the next book in Beaton’s long-running, cosy-crime series. (Just a note: while each book is a self-contained mystery, there is … Continue reading πŸ“– Agatha Raisin and the Wizard of Evesham by M.C. Beaton (Agatha Raisin #8) β­β­