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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 →

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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 →

Review: ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ by Truman Capote

Yesterday I started, and finished, 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' by Truman Capote. This is an incredibly short novel, but even so I really enjoyed it, and I liked the fact that I could read it in an afternoon! 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘The First Wife’ by Emily Barr

I realise I published my review of 'Hotel Iris' by Yoko Ogawa very recently, but after reading a review for 'The One Memory of Flora Banks' on RachaelDewhurst's blog, I felt inspired to write a review of this book, as... Continue Reading →

Review: ‘Hotel Iris’ by Yoko Ogawa

Hi there! I've just finished reading this book, which was translated from the Japanese by Stephen Snyder, and I have lots of thoughts on it, so I thought I would write a review straight away to give my thoughts and... Continue Reading →

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