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How far would you go for love?

I recently watched the series 'You', which is exclusive to Netflix, and it got me thinking about this question. How far would you go for love? And not just to get it, but to protect the person you love? I... 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: ‘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: ‘Purple Hibiscus’ by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Hi there! I recently purchased a beautiful copy of this book from my local Waterstones store, and I started reading it straight away! I don't usually buy books without reading them first, but I've wanted to read some fiction by... 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 →

‘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 →

What’s On my Bookshelf Tag

I was recently tagged by Little Blind Book Finds to take part in this tag, and it looked like a lot of fun! Check out their blog now, for lots of great posts. This tag is all about looking on your bookshelf,... 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: ‘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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