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Understanding and handling your bookworm: A guide.

The bookworm is a confusing creature. It claims to love books a lot and yet constantly screams, cries about, or throws said books across the room. What’s going on in its head? And how exactly do you handle it without getting killed in the process? Here’s a nifty little guide on what your bookworm means…… Continue reading Understanding and handling your bookworm: A guide.

Banned Book Club · Book Reviews

Banned Book Club’s February BoTM: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Banned Book Club is a meme I host where we read one historically challenged book a month. We support free speech and fight censorship every chance we get. Join our Goodreads group and DM me on Twitter to join our group chat. Book of the month: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury Banned for: Vulgarity, reference to the Bible, and using…… Continue reading Banned Book Club’s February BoTM: Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury

Book Reviews

Blog tour: Courage of the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell

I received a copy of this book from Penguin Random House in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. I love world war fiction and one of my favourite sub-genres is the role of women in World War II. During the war, with males enlisting in the army…… Continue reading Blog tour: Courage of the Shipyard Girls by Nancy Revell

Listicle · Poetry

7 spoken word poems you should listen to today.

Heya, nerds! If you’ve been following this blog for a while, you’ll know just how much I love poems. My love for poetry and metaphors rammed full speed into my love for performance arts to give me this innate interest in spoken word poetry. I follow a variety of spoken word poets, but most of…… Continue reading 7 spoken word poems you should listen to today.

Book Reviews

Pop Star Jihadi by Nick Tyrone

I received a copy of this book from Midas Public Relations in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: Summer, 2018. Noah Hastings, the most famous pop star on the planet, takes to the stage to perform a concert. After singing his latest hit, Noah detonates…… Continue reading Pop Star Jihadi by Nick Tyrone

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The longlist for the Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize is here!

I love awards season and I love books, so naturally each time there’s a new bookish prize out there, I NEED to talk about it! And this one is extra special because all the books here are on my TBR! The Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize is aimed towards young writers under the age…… Continue reading The longlist for the Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize is here!