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“– 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

πŸ“– Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery (1908) β­β­β­

Right at the end of August, I managed to slip in one more for my 10 Books of Summer, which was the short children's classic, Anne of Green Gables by the Canadian author, Lucy Maud Montgomery. This was first published in 1908 and due to its huge popularity has spawned a much-loved anthology series, been … Continue reading πŸ“– Anne of Green Gables by L.M. Montgomery (1908) β­β­β­