Gideon the Ninth, Tamsyn Muir – Book Review

Hello Humans! I picked up a copy of Gideon the Ninth on the release date, having preordered it the moment I read the words 'lesbian necromancers'. I then ended up stuck at a train station waiting for a train that I don't think ever came...I read a hundred or so pages and then proceeded to put... Continue Reading →

The Rage of Dragons, Evan Winter – Book Review

Hello Humans! I've been on a real fantasy kick lately (by which I mean fantasy that is not YA), I feel like this is the time of year for fantasy releases and my shelves are bowing under the weight of all the amazing books! One such book sent to me by the delightful people at Orbit... Continue Reading →

Off the Grid Readathon – TBR

Hello Humans! The Off the GridReadathon is back and this weekend I'm ACTUALLY FREE! This readathon is run by Bionic Bookworm and I Should Read That and the whole point is to get off phones and social media and just read - sounds blissful! The rules: This readathon will be quarterly, starting on the second weekend of... Continue Reading →

2019 Reading Goals

Hello Humans! I know everyone and their mum is writing a reading goals post for this year, so I'll try to keep this snappy. Put simply, I want to read 250 books this year, the exact same goal as I had in 2018. I actually managed to surpass that goal, reading 288 books last year,... Continue Reading →


Hello humans! Last Wednesday I announced that I was planning on focussing my reading in November to the books that I own since recently it feels like I've just been reading ARCs while my pile of books at home just grows and grows. I thought it would help to make some kind of a TBR... Continue Reading →

Snowglobe, Amy Wilson – Book Review

Hello Humans! Yes I know it's only October but we've got the heating on at home and I'm living exclusively in enormous woolly jumpers and blankets so it feels like the time to start talking about winter reads. I had the opportunity to read Amy Wilson's middle-grade novel Snowglobe and to share my thoughts with you,... Continue Reading →

August Wrap-Up

Hello Humans! Welcome to my August wrap-up post. As many of you will know this month was mostly taken up by travelling to Edinburgh for the Fringe Festival with the cast of a musical (which I wrote the music for!). I really want to write a separate blog post for that so watch this space.... Continue Reading →

July Wrap-Up

Hello Humans! Welcome to my July wrap-up post. I have to say it hasn't been an amazing month for reading (at least for me) but I have got quite a lot of the reviews from last month written so that was satisfying! Books Reviewed I reviewed nineteen books this month, one less than last month... Continue Reading →

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