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This is a blog for avid readers, writers and dreamers, with regular non-spoiler book reviews and other book-related posts... As well as a large smattering of listicles! Happy reading! :)

Review: ‘A Streetcar Named Desire’ by Tennessee Williams

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I've wanted to read this play for ages, so when my boyfriend leant me a copy I was finally forced to give it a go. This well-known play by Tennessee Williams focuses on the... Continue Reading →

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Review: ‘The Sun Also Rises’ by Earnest Hemingway

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I've been reading some Hemingway recently, and so when my mum bought me a lovely copy of this book I thought I'd give it a go. Personally, I find Hemingway's prose lacking in action,... Continue Reading →

Author Interview: Amy Ewing

Hi there 🙂 today I have the great pleasure of welcoming Amy Ewing to my blog. Amy is a fantastic author, writing well known books such as the Lone City series and 'The Cerulean.' The Lone City series was absolutely... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Jane Eyre’ by Charlotte Bronte

I was talking to a friend about this book recently, and so I thought I’d do a quick review for those who have not read this classic tale of morals, romance and passion. Jane Eyre, the protagonist and title character... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Big Women’ by Fay Weldon

Welcome back for another review 🙂 I read this one a while ago, but I have some very strong opinions on it so I thought it was time for a review. ‘Big Women’ is about a collective of women who... Continue Reading →

A few great blog posts :)

Hi there! I took this idea from Nicki Mags as I really like reading all the posts she recommends each week. Go and check out her weekly posts if you haven’t already. So I thought I’d do a similar post... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘A Moveable Feast’ by Earnest Hemingway

Welcome back! I’m back with a non-fiction review, a rare one for me as I much prefer fiction. But this book is all about Hemingway’s experiences in Paris, and seeing as I am embarking on my year abroad this week,... Continue Reading →

Review: Anatomy of a Scandal’ by Sarah Vaughan

Welcome back! I promised a more modern book review, so here we go 🙂 my boyfriend lent me this one, and I really enjoyed it. Despite the central hard-hitting themes, such as sexual abuse, Vaughan managed to navigate the book... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie’ by Muriel Spark

  Welcome back to another review! My mum has been wanting me to read this for ages, as it's one of her favourites, and seeing as it's so short, I decided to give it a go. I know it's another... Continue Reading →

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