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Why Bookshops Rock!

For many different reasons, I felt it was time to re-post this.  As some of you may know I am a bookseller (yes, it really is the best job in the world!) and something happened over the weekend that made me seethe. A customer asked me for advice on what books her teenage daughter might […]

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · My Chronicle Book Box · Posts 2019

My Chronicle Book Box – November 2019 Unboxing

  My Chronicle Book Box is a unique reading box curated in the UK every three months containing the latest literary releases from your chosen genre and a selection of beautifully crafted associated items, exclusive to My Chronicle whenever possible.   Once again it’s time for another My Chronicle Book Box unboxing! And us lucky… Continue reading My Chronicle Book Box – November 2019 Unboxing

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · My Chronicle Book Box · Posts 2019

My Chronicle Book Box – August 2019 Unboxing

My Chronicle Book Box is a unique reading box curated in the UK every three months containing the latest literary releases from your chosen genre and a selection of beautifully crafted associated items, exclusive to My Chronicle whenever possible.   It’s time to unbox a brand new My Chronicle Book Box! The August boxes arrived… Continue reading My Chronicle Book Box – August 2019 Unboxing

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My Bookish Month – September 2018

Hello fellow book dragons! Once again I am amazed at where the last four weeks have gone! This month I managed to get through eight reads, read on for the details. September is also my tiny one’s birthday, he turned two on Friday so we spent the day at Thomas Land. It was a fantastic… Continue reading My Bookish Month – September 2018

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Blog Tour – ‘Keeper’ by Johana Gustawsson – Book Review

THE BOOK Whitechapel, 1888: London is bowed under Jack the Ripper’s reign of terror. London 2015: actress Julianne Bell is abducted in a case similar to the terrible Tower Hamlets murders of some ten years earlier and harking back to the Ripper killings of a century before. Falkenberg, Sweden, 2015: a woman’s body is found… Continue reading Blog Tour – ‘Keeper’ by Johana Gustawsson – Book Review

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · Fairy Loot · Posts 2018

Fairy Loot Unboxing – February Box ‘Twisted Tales’.

Fairy Loot is a monthly young adult book box subscription. You get a box every month packed full of goodies, you can either select a one-off box or a monthly subscription. I went for a one-off box as my first. I had been thinking about trying Fairy Loot for a while and when I saw… Continue reading Fairy Loot Unboxing – February Box ‘Twisted Tales’.

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · My Chronicle Book Box · Posts 2018

My Chronicle Book Box Unboxing – February Box

**Contains box spoilers. If you haven’t had your box yet or opened it and don’t want the surprise ruined then look away now!**   Hello book friends. Today I’m sharing my unboxing of the latest My Chronicle Book Box, this is the second box I’ve received and it is fantastic! Once again it contained three… Continue reading My Chronicle Book Box Unboxing – February Box

Book Box Unboxing · Bookish Posts · Illumicrate · Posts 2018

Illumicrate – The Howler Edition Unboxing

I am a huge huge fan of the Red Rising series by the lovely Pierce Brown (cue girly sigh) and when I saw that Illumicrate were doing a special one of book box inspired by all things Red Rising to celebrate the release of the latest instalment – Iron Gold, well I just had to… Continue reading Illumicrate – The Howler Edition Unboxing