[AD- Gifted. I was gifted an early review copy of this book by Barrington Stoke, in exchange for an honest review] The Starlight Watchmaker By Lauren James Format: Proof copy, 118 pages. Publisher: Barrington Stoke. Release Date: 15th July 2019 Blurb: Wealthy students from across the galaxy come to learn at the prestigious academy where Hugo toils as… Continue reading Review: The Starlight Watchmaker By Lauren James
Back in March, I was lucky enough to attend the Northern Literacy Young-Adult Festival in Preston. It was the third time that the festival had taken place and I have to say it, this time was the best one yet! Not only getting to see a fantastic line-up of authors, check out various book stalls… Continue reading Looking back at #NYALitFest!
I don't know about anyone else, but I am an extremely nosy being when it comes to other people's bullet journals. I love to watch people's videos, read their blog posts and view the photographs of their journals on Instagram, to see how everyone else designs and uses their journals. It fascinates me and something… Continue reading My May Bullet Journal
I woke up yesterday at around 4am and of course turned to my phone and twitter. As I do in moments of unrest and the inability to sleep and was deeply saddened by the news that popped straight up on my phone that Star Wars Legend, Peter Mayhew had sadly passed away. It may seem… Continue reading May The Fourth Be With You: Chewbacca
Elation. The moment when you see a printed and bound copy of the project you have pour, heart, body and soul into finally complete and ready to hand in. I know that was certainly how I felt in those moments when I finally got my hands on my dissertation, knowing that the project was done… Continue reading Dissertation Hand-In!
Anniversaries are always the hardest time to deal with realising that the person you have lost is truly gone. When I decided to blog each day of May, I knew what today would mean and what it meant. Today, my Nan would have been 78 years old or perhaps 78 years young as she would… Continue reading Nan
Hello, it's been a while, hasn't it? Unfortunately, I seem to have been swept away by university deadlines, hospital appointments, copious amount of reading and an unexpected adventure in London! The past few months have been an adventure, for sure, with so many highs and lows that I can't believe it all happened in the… Continue reading What I Read in April 2019