Books & Reviews, My Writing

A Fresh Cup Of Motivation!

So I’ve been a bit quiet on the blog lately and it’s been for a couple of reasons. Nothing too exciting, I’m afraid, it’s mostly because I’ve just moved house and packing and unpacking is a complete bitch that takes up all of the time in the universe (can you tell I’m so done with it?).

4-Star Reviews, Books & Reviews

‘Rebel Sisters,’ by Marita Conlon McKenna: Book Review

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Starting in 1901, Rebel Sisters tells the story of three Gifford Sisters, Muriel, Grace and Nellie. Born into a privileged Anglo-Irish family, we follow them as they fight back against their mother’s expectations and become involved in the growing independence movement in Ireland.

3-Star Reviews, Books & Reviews

‘Uncommon Type: Some Stories’, by Tom Hanks: Book Review

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So, in case you haven’t heard, Tom Hanks wrote a book of short stories based around typewriters, or at least containing a typewriter in some shape or form in each story.

3-Star Reviews, Books & Reviews

‘Running in The Dark,’ by Sam Reaves: Book Review

Star Rating: β˜…β˜…β˜…βœ°βœ° A tragic event leads Abby Markstein to leave her life in Manhattan behind for the quiet and tranquility of Lewisburg, Indiana. She knows she’s probably just hiding from her problems, but for the time being she’s okay with it.

Books & Reviews

Top Ten Tuesday: The Never-Ending TBR List

Today's Top Ten Tuesday (courtesy of That Artsy Reader Girl) is books that have been on my TBR list the longest. There's various reasons why I haven't read these books yet. Some of them got sidelined for something else, others I just keep passing on my bookshelf. I'm sure I'll get around to them all eventually...right?