Book Nerd Musings

Book Nerd Musings: What Makes A Good Review?

No surprise, I read a lot of book reviews! If you’re reading this, you probably do as well - you probably have a book blog, you follow other book blogs, maybe you have Goodreads… But when I first started Mim Inkling, the question of “what makes a good review” was something I really worried about...… Continue reading Book Nerd Musings: What Makes A Good Review?

Book Nerd Musings

Book Nerd Musings: Top 3 Questions You Wish You Could Ask Other Book Bloggers TAG

I saw a wonderful post over @Blogger Books, all about the questions you wish you could ask other, more experienced book bloggers. Mim Inkling has been going for nearly 18-months, so, in many ways, I’m still a newbie to the bookish blogging world. While I think I’ve managed to figure most things out I do,… Continue reading Book Nerd Musings: Top 3 Questions You Wish You Could Ask Other Book Bloggers TAG

Random Thoughts

Bookshop vs Library

I haven’t been reading much recently. If you follow my Twitter, you might know that I had a rough weekend… But I’m crawling my way back out of my bed of sadness to my TBR. Shit happens, right? I wanted to talk about the whole borrow v. owning books debate though. I read a really… Continue reading Bookshop vs Library

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Why Mummy Swears

Author: Gill Simms | Publisher: Harper Collins It’s every parents’ nightmare – the start of the school holidays – and instead of sitting in the sun, reading a book over a cold, crisp glass of Pinot Grigio, Mummy has two bored moppets to attend to. After frantically booking sports camps, child minder slots, not to… Continue reading Why Mummy Swears

From Our TBR, Herbert Asbury, Lin Darrow, Madeline Miller

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… Continue reading Upcoming…

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Gill Simms

Why Mummy Drinks [Book Review]

Author: Gill Simms | Publisher: Harper Collins Welcome to Mummy's world... It is Mummy's 39th birthday. She is staring down the barrel of a future full of people asking if she wants to come to their advanced yoga classes, and polite book clubs where everyone claims to be 'tiddly' after a glass of Pinot Grigio… Continue reading Why Mummy Drinks [Book Review]