Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well? I must apologise that you haven't heard much from me recently - this is due to the crazy busyness on the wind down to the end of term at school and then I jetted off for an amazing eight days on the Amalfi Coast (will … Continue reading Goodbye July, Hello August 2019
Last week, we said goodbye to June which means we are now half way through 2019! (I know! Where is this year going?!) Which means it is time for the Six in Six meme, the brain child of Jo at The Book Jotter. I think it is a great way to reflect back on our … Continue reading Meme: Six in Six 2019
Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well? Well June has been a month of extreme weather: from week long rain to a mini-Saharan heatwave! It has also been another busy month attending to a local Film and Comic Con; celebrating Father’s Day; a theatre trip to see The Lady Vanishes and going … Continue reading Goodbye June, Hello July 2019
Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well? May has absolutely flown by for me in a blur of four friends and family birthdays (including my baby brother's 21st!), a lovely bank holiday weekend, buying a new car, and a short term at work which led to another week break. Even though it … Continue reading Goodbye May, Hello June 2019
Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well, but where on Earth did February go?! Apart from work and a gloriously sunny half term break, I have no idea what I did to warrant the month racing by so quickly! With nothing else to share personally, here is what I read: Fiction: 1 … Continue reading Goodbye February, Hello March 2019
Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well? According to the Media and many people I work with this was a long, miserable month, but it simply wasn't true for me! I celebrated my birthday; attended a fascinating talk by Professor Alice Roberts; had an uplifting weekend away in Kent; and threw myself … Continue reading Goodbye January, Hello February 2019
Hello my fellow bookworms, I hope you are all well and that you had a wonderful Christmas and a happy New Year. December whirled past me in a blur of shopping, writing cards, wrapping presents, special end of term fun at work and spending quality time with family and friends. In amongst all the wonderful … Continue reading Goodbye December 2018, Hello New Year!
Happy New Year! Now it is time to say goodbye to 2018 and hello to 2019, I am going to round off my reflection on my reading year with a few statistics: Books Read: 49 New Reads: 45 Re-Reads: 4 Fiction: 33 … Continue reading Goodbye 2018, Hello 2019!
As 2018 comes to an end, I continue my reflection back on another great year, with a round-up post of my favourite new-to-me adaptations. After a long, hard think here are my top ten adaptations (ordered alphabetically) I have watched this year: ~ 1 ~ A Very English Scandal (2018) Not Read TV … Continue reading My Top 10 Adaptations 2018
As 2018 comes to an end, it is time to start reflecting back on another great year of reading. First up is my round-up of my favourite new-to-me books. After a long, hard think here are my top ten books (ordered alphabetically by author) I have read this year: ~ 1 ~ God’s Smuggler by … Continue reading My Top 10 Books of 2018