‘Riches do not grow on trees, or do they?…’

Hello everyone! I have some exciting news, I am on the blog tour for The Pagoda Tree by Claire Scobie, organised by the wonderful Anne Carter from Random Things Blog Tours! Blurb Tanjore, 1765. Young Maya plays among the towering granite temples of this ancient city in the heart of southern India. Like her mother…

‘If I only had a heart…’

Good evening all! Today I will be reviewing Sarah Winman’s new book Tin Man. Blurb This is almost a love story. Ellis and Michael are twelve when they first become friends, and for a long time it is just the two of them, cycling the streets of Oxford, teaching themselves how to swim, discovering poetry,…

“Born to be Wilde…”

Happy Birthday Oscar Wilde! Wilde is one of my favourite authors because his works are completely different to anything I’ve read. His passion is echoed in his stories which gives them the romantic edgy quirkiness Wilde is well known for. Born on October 16th 1854, it felt it only right to do a post for…

“Don’t judge Anne Brontё by her cover…”

Hello everyone! A bit of a different post today. A sort of story of how I came to love an author that I think everyone should be acquainted with… As you probably know through my past blog posts, I have a special place in my heart for classic books and adore works written in the…