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Review: ‘She Must be Mad’ by Charly Cox

Hi there! I recently read 'She Must be Mad' by Charly Cox, a collection of short prose and poetry all about young women growing up in today's society. Cox is in her early twenties, and so she is very close... Continue Reading →

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Film Review: Heathers

Recently I went to the cinema to see the 1980s classic 'Heathers' with some friends. I didn't know anything about this film before I went to see it, and so I was definitely shocked by the plotline and the twists... Continue Reading →

Feminist Friday: Is Fear Normal?

I've written about feminist issues covering these problems in many other blog posts. But I felt like dedicating a full post to the fear which is felt by women, everywhere, always. The fear of being the victim of sexual harassment.... Continue Reading →

Feminist Friday: Recap #2

Hi there! Just a quick post today. Recently I've been seeing #readmorewomen around social media. So, I thought I would do another Feminist Friday Recap, collecting some of my favourite review posts of books by female authors, from the past... 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: ‘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 →

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: ‘Jane Digby’s Diary: To Begin, Begin’ by C. R. Hurst

I reviewed this book in exchange for an online copy of the book. I really enjoyed reading this book, and learning about Jane Digby, an English heroine and strong woman whom I previously knew very little about. Despite being written... Continue Reading →

Ireland: A Move in the Right Direction?

Hi, all. First, I just wanted to announce that I have finally finished exams, so you'll be hearing a lot more from me in the coming months! And secondly, I wanted to celebrate something far more important. Yesterday, on 26th... Continue Reading →

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