I’m back again after another long absence from blogging (again I know). I’ve got the usual excuse for you: I’ve not had the time. But that isn’t entirely accurate, more than lacking time I’ve not had the motivation. I’ve not had the motivation to try anything recently. Something needs to change, and I’ve got six… Read More Let’s shake things up around here
I have always been a worrier. I worry about everything all the time and I always expect the worst to happen. It seems easier that way. “Hope for the best, expect the worst” is my favour idiom. That way you’ll never be disappointed. I’m used to feeling constantly anxious but there are times in my… Read More Anxiety is a Total Bitch
My rating: 5 of 5 stars This is a difficult book for me to review. I’m not sure how to talk about it! It is more a statement than a novel, I think that is the best way I can describe it. It is a funny and thoughtful exploration of what it means to be… Read More Review : The Humans by Matt Haig
Spencer tries to make amends with Lauren; Nicola really needs to get away from Alex for the sake of her own health and sanity; also they all go to some kind of festival and Sam has a ridiculous tattoo.
There is no need for Sherlock with Watson is on the case when it looks like Spencer has slipped back into his old ways, Alik leaves for NYC and that Jess and Jamie thing is still happening.
My rating: 2 of 5 stars Oh Buffalo Soldier. You were my Ghost Hawk of this year’s Carnegie Shortlist. The two star rating is my personal opinion… but don’t get me wrong this is not a bad book! It’s very well written, Charley is an engaging character, and it explores very well notions of freedom…… Read More Review : Buffalo Soldier by Tanya Landman
My rating: 4 of 5 stars Cuckoo Song is my final read off the Carnegie Shortlist for 2015. While it was an enjoyable and original book, it’s still not a five star. I’m disappointed with this year’s selection! But anyway this is review for Cuckoo Song… Triss wakes up after an apart near death experience… Read More Review : Cuckoo Song by Frances Hardinge
Alik and Louise have some crossed wires; Tiff and Sam is still happening.. I am beginning to suspect he may have hypnotised her; Jess and Jamie are a thing; oh and Toff received a lot of dick pics from Elliot.