Monthly Archives: July 2014

How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran

How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran 3 out of 5 stars In How to Build a Girl Moran tells the story of fifteen-year old Johanna, who grows up on a council estate in Wolverhampton. This is a sex, … Continue reading

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All Souls Trilogy by Deborah Harkness

I’ve decided to make a list of my likes and dislikes. These aspects feature in all three of the books. There might be mild spoilers ahead. What I disliked about the All Souls Trilogy: the romance plot and how Diana … Continue reading

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I got book presents.

I haven’t posted anything in about a week.  And I am currently in the middle of three books (see box on the right). So here’s a pretty picture. Yesterday was my birthday and I got these two beauties! The Haunting … Continue reading

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Review – We Were Liars by e. lockhart

We Were Liars by E.Lockhart 5 out of 5 stars NO SPOILERS AHEAD! It’s been a long time since I read a whole book in one sitting. But We Were Liars kept me glued to the sofa reading for most … Continue reading

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The Abandoned – books I did not finish this year

We’re half-way through the year. I have read 29 books until now. Time to look at all the books I actually didn’t finish. Yes, I abandon books if I do not like them. And that’s okay! There are books that … Continue reading

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Review: Friendship by Emily Gould

Friendship by Emily Gould 5 out of 5 stars First of all, a warning: DO NOT READ the plot description on the back cover!! Oh, so many spoilers! Now, here comes my not-quite-a-review. This book is really hard for me … Continue reading

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Review: The Girl with all the Gifts by M.R. Carey

The Girl with all the Gifts by M.R. Carey 4 out of 5 stars Before reading I tried not to find out too much about the actual plot. Still, I had my expectations and the blurb implies some sort of … Continue reading

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