Upcoming…

I took a little break from blogging for a week, due to moving house and the intense and ridiculous heat in London. Ok, I know that everyone in America, India, Australia, pretty much every other country in the world, is laughing at the idea of England being “hot”. But it was. And I don’t deal…

Vivienne Westwood

Author: Vivienne Westwood & Ian Kelly | Publisher: Picador I’ve been AFK this week. We moved house last weekend, which was chaotic, and then it’s just been so bloody hot in London! I do not cope well with hot weather… I think I’ve just been sat in front of the fan in my underpants for…

The ‘I Spy’ Book Challenge

I saw this tag on Becky @ Books of a Bookaholic ‘s blog, and she tagged me in to have a go! Not going to lie to you, this one was HARD! Go check out how it should be done on Becky’s blog, if you get a chance. Because some of the ones I came…

The Sentinel’s Reign

Author: Suzanne Rogerson | Self-published Having thoroughly enjoyed the first in the series, The Lost Sentinel, I was excited to continue the adventure with The Sentinel’s Reign; and I wasn’t disappointed. You can read my review of The Lost Sentinel here. Classic, character-driven, fantasy, The Sentinel’s Reign picks up right where The Lost Sentinel left…

WWW Wednesdays

I’ve been watching some of my favourite book bloggers do this meme every week, and I love reading their lists. So I thought I’d give it a go! Welcome to WWW Wednesday! This meme is hosted by Taking on a World of Words. And it goes like this: You answer the “Three Ws”, and then…

The Clash [Book Review]

Author: Martin Popoff | Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group The Clash are a British institution. A little before my time, but everybody knows the hits: London Calling, Rock the Kasbah. They’re part of our history. A generation too late, nevertheless I grew up on them. We all do. And, the author, Martin Popoff, is a heavyweight…

Blog Ahead

I keep thinking I should do a “challenge”, or a tag, or something. Everyone else is doing it, right? And I do love reading the posts – they’re so much fun. So, in that spirit… I came across “The (Mini) Blog Ahead“. Andie at It’s A Reading Thing posted about it, I checked it out…

We : Robot [Book Review]

Author: David Hambling | Publisher: Aurum Press Illustrations: Liron Gilenberg Robots exist all around us. They populate our factories, assist our surgeons and have become an integral part of our armed forces. But they are not just working behind the scenes – impressive inventions such as free-roaming hoovers takecare of your household chores and the…

A Life Less Throwaway [Book Review]

Author: Tara Button | Publisher: Harper Collins Now more than ever, we live in a society where we covet new and shiny things. Not only has consumption risen dramatically over the last 60 years, but we are damaging the environment at the same time. That is why buying quality and why Tara Button’s Buy Me…

Holiday #TBR Choices…

I’m about to head off to Switzerland for the weekend, and, of course, need a book to keep me company. Is it even a holiday if you don’t have a book with you? Hell, is it even a Thursday?! There are a ton of things on my TBR, but I’m currently torn between two: The…