Not-so-modern girl

a girl living in the wrong century who loves reading, writing and all things bookish

Happy World Penguin Day!

Hi! This is just a quick post as I'm supposed to be revising for an exam tomorrow, but I just had some inspiration... and thought I deserved a break anyway 😉 If you want to check out some of the... Continue Reading →

Staying Positive

Hi there! There are so many sad and negative stories in the news and media, and there are so many events going on in the world that make us feel sad and scared for the way humanity is going. Brexit,... Continue Reading →

Horror Movie Book Tag

Hi again! I was recently tagged by the brilliant fictionbookdude for this post, and it looks like a great tag, so thought I'd finally get round to posting it! So without further ado, this is the Horror Movie Book Tag... Rules:... Continue Reading →

New Tag: Listicle Tag

Hi again! I enjoyed creating the School Subjects Tag a few months ago, so thought I'd give it another go with a brand new (hopefully) tag! I love listicles (a post that mixes an article with a list form) so... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Remarkable Journey of Miss Tranby Quirke’ by Elizabeth Ridley

Hi again! I hope you enjoyed my review of ‘Are you there God? It’s me, Margaret’ by Judy Blume! In the spirit of reviewing books with what seem to be really long titles, I thought I'd give a review today... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Are you there God? It’s me, Margaret’ by Judy Blume

Hi there! Although I said I was planning on reviewing 'The Remarkable Journey of Miss Tranby Quirke' by Elizabeth Ridley next, I felt like reviewing a brilliant Judy Blume book! I loved Judy Blume through my childhood and, like with Daphne Du Maurier, this author... Continue Reading →

The Zombie Apocalypse Book Tag

Hi again! I hope everyone's been having a brilliant March (which I count as Spring!) and that everyone enjoyed International Women's Day last week. Let me know everything you got up to! And check out my feminist, belated International Women's... Continue Reading →

Feminism- what’s it all about?

I am a feminist, and I am ashamed of myself that I didn't make a feminist post on International Women's Day, as surely this is a brilliant opportunity to celebrate women writers and what it means to be a woman.... Continue Reading →

The Unique Blogger Award

Hi again! I have been nominated for another blogger award, thank you so much to Nadwa@Painfully Fiction  and Book Bum for nominating me for this award, I've never done it before so I'm really excited to get cracking! 🙂 The... Continue Reading →

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