October Round Up

I wish I had read more books this month. It seems silly when you take into account that I read 12 books this month, but, I feel I should have read more. My head space has been all over the place this month, between having a head cold, having intense air pressure migraines and just…

124. Cuckoo by Sophie Draper

Kindle Edition – 400 pages Published by – Avon 29th November 2018. There’s a stranger in your house… When her stepmother dies unexpectedly, Caro returns to her childhood home in Derbyshire. She hadn’t seen Elizabeth in years, but the remote farmhouse offers refuge from a bad relationship, and a chance to start again. But going…

Weekend Catch Up

I have not done a weekend catch up in forever! Mostly just because I haven’t been doing much on the weekend that warrants attention, but, I thought it would be good to catch up a little on what I’ve been doing and what I’ve been reading. I have, since Thursday 17th October, been suffering from…

121. The Last Guest House by Megan Miranda

Synopsis (as taken from Amazon) is as follows: Littleport, Maine, has always felt like two separate towns: an ideal vacation enclave for the wealthy, whose summer homes line the coastline; and a simple harbor community for the year-round residents whose livelihoods rely on service to the visitors. Typically, fierce friendships never develop between a local…

Wishlist – Instagram

As I was browsing through Instagram at 4am this morning – when my cough medicine wore off and I woke up snotty – I realised that I have been saving posts for a fair few months with books that I would some time like to add to my larger than life tbr shelves. By now,…

Self Imposed Book Ban

Not buying books is so hard!! I haven’t brought a book since my trip to New York in September. It’s a bit of a long shot but I am attempting to read all 60 odd books on my tbr shelves by the end of the year! I didn’t anticipate how difficult it would be not…

Crime Obsession Part 2

A continuation of my crime obsession ramble, it has come to my realization – and honestly, I don’t know how I didn’t notice before – that I have an abundance of crime novels in both my paperback and kindle library and now gravitate towards them when I am out shopping for books. I don’t necessarily…

117. Max Kowalski Didn’t Mean It by Susie Day

Synopsis (as taken from Amazon) is as follows: The problem with Wales, he thought, was that it was too far away.But that was the point. To leave Southend behind. To get so far that no one would think to look for them there. Max wants to be just like his dad – fun, loud and…