Trick or Treat Ninja Book Swap

Hello all out there in the blogsphere!  Today I bring you an update on the latest #NinjaBookSwap and what  sent and received! So, I was tasked with sending a parcel to the lovely Holly at Lost in a Library and was determined to integrate her love of Owls into the parcel and of course the books. She received a copy…

Cinder & Ella by Kelly Oram

It’s been almost a year since eighteen-year-old Ella Rodriguez was in a car accident that left her crippled, scarred, and without a mother. After a very difficult recovery, she’s been uprooted across the country and forced into the custody of a father that abandoned her when she was a young child. If Ella wants to…

Fabulous Friday #2

Here is the second edition of Fabulous Friday for the upcoming months releases! This month we will look at a combination of series enders, series extras and just books, books and more books.  1. Redeemed (House of Night 12) by P.C. Cast and Kristin Cast 14th October : Atom Books In the final electrifying novel…

Movie Review: The Maze Runner

The Maze Runner is a 2014 American science fiction action thriller film directed by Wes Ball, based on James Dashner‘s 2009 novel of the same name. The film is the first installment in The Maze Runner film series and was produced by Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Wyck Godfrey, Marty Bowen, and Lee Stollman with a screenplay by Noah Oppenheim, Grant Pierce Myers and T.S. Nowlin. The film stars Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ki…

Bookshelves and You.

While searching through my bookshelf for a book, that I have since remembered I loaned out, it got me thinking just what, how and why people organise their bookshelves. So low and behold, a blog post is formed.  So, myself,  and our spell-checker Jacqueline (and hopefully one day contributor) have taken pictures of our bookshelves for all…

TV Series: Our Zoo

Our Zoo is a British drama television series from BBC One, first broadcast on 3 September 2014. The six-part series, written by Matt Charman and directed by Andy De Emmony, is about George Mottershead, his dreams of creating a cage-free zoo, his family and how their lives changed when they embarked in the creation of Chester Zoo. Review: This is such…

Movie Review: The Host

Summary: Melanie Stryder refuses to fade away. The earth has been invaded by a species that take over the minds of human hosts while leaving their bodies intact. Wanderer, the invading “soul” who has been given Melanie’s body, didn’t expect to find its former tenant refusing to relinquish possession of her mind. As Melanie fills Wanderer’s…

Tim Minchin: So f**king rock

Summary: The show contains Minchin’s trademark blend of comedic songs and poetry linked by short segments of observational comedy. It features many of the songs that have helped contribute to Minchin’s popularity, including Peace Anthem For Palestine, which he himself has stated is his favourite song to perform. In the mammoth two hour performance, he tackles a…

Moth (The Moth Saga #1) by Daniel Arenson

They say the world used to turn. They say that night would follow day in an endless dance. They say that dawn rose, dusk fell, and we worshipped both sun and stars.  That was a long time ago.  The dance has died. The world has fallen still. We float through the heavens, one half always…