Why do I love reading?

I own many a book and have my favourite series and one-off stories, yet I was wandering just what makes them my favourite reads. So I started where anyone would start, my bookshelf,  just what did I love to read when I was growing up? What do I love to read now? Well, when I thought of this, I saw that they…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Fabulous Friday

This is a new segment to the blog where we will look at our top five favourite upcoming releases these next month. This month I will be focusing on upcoming and previous releases.  We will tell you what we look forward to about this book and here’s you find a new book you would just…

Summer Ninja Book Swap

The Ninja Book Swap is a book blogger, book swap. Hosted by AnArmChairByTheSea.blogspot.com and Bookinginheels.com this is a chance for bloggers to connect and swap their favourite books.  So this is the first swap I have taken part in and it was great fun seeing who I am giving books too and the anticipation of…

Deecon!!

Well on Saturday the 5th of April me and a group of about 10 others went down to check out Dundee’s version of comic con, Deecon. After going to Glasgow’s MCM con last year I was really looking forward to see how Dundee would compare since I figured it would be a smaller event but…