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Top 10 Childhood Classics

Hi again! Welcome back for another book-ish listicle. I recently posted a review of 'Ballet Shoes' by Noel Streatfield- one of my favourite classics as a child- and I thought I would do a post of my 5 favourite classics... Continue Reading →

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Review: ‘The Idiot’ by Elif Batuman

'The Idiot' is about Selin, a young woman starting her first year at Harvard University. She finds herself drawn into new friendships, passionate conversations and complex relations while she struggles to come to terms with who she is, what she... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Ballet Shoes’ by Noel Streatfield

Hi again! I'm back with another classic fiction review! This was one of my favourite books as a child, and I still have a much-loved copy, which I am sure I will continue to re-read. 'Ballet Shoes' is about three... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine’ by Gail Honeyman

Hi there! It's time for another book review! I read this book over the summer, but I've only just had chance to review it on here. I read this book after seeing lots of hype from other bloggers, and then... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Girl, Interrupted’ by Susanna Kaysen

I've just finished reading 'Girl, Interrupted' by Susanna Kaysen, and so I thought I would write a review, while it was still fresh in my mind! 'Girl, Interrupted' is an autobiographical novel (written as fiction) about Susanna Kaysen's experience at... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ by Margaret Atwood

Margaret Atwood's book is incredibly well-known, and at first I was reluctant to add my voice to the thousands of others who have expressed opinions on 'The Handmaid's Tale.' I had a myriad of prejudices before reading this book, but... Continue Reading →

Author Interview: Elizabeth Ridley

Today I've got the great pleasure of interviewing Elizabeth Ridley. After reading her book, 'The Remarkable Journey of Miss Tranby Quirke', I knew I had to interview her for my blog! I really appreciate her giving some time to answer... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Lady Chatterley’s Lover’ by D. H. Lawrence

Ages ago I listened to an abridged version of 'Lady Chatterley's Lover' by D. H. Lawrence, and so when I saw a lovely copy of the book in a cute bookshop while on holiday, I thought I'd give it another... Continue Reading →

‘Summer Sisters’ by Judy Blume

I've always loved Judy Blume's books for their honesty, and the way they tackle 'taboo' female issues. Her books speak straight to young women, and this one certainly wasn't afraid to tackle issues head-on. 'Summer Sisters' is about Vix Leonard,... Continue Reading →

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