‘I’ve got to go to the Library!’ Hermione Granger exclaims in Hary Potter and The Chamber of Secrets. Whilst Ron just shrugs … Continue Reading Exhibition Review: Harry Potter: A History of Magic
There will come a time when I stop talking about Hamilton, either the musical or its eponym. This is not … Continue Reading 100-pages in: Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow.
Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy was my first pick of the Books Inter Alia Reading Challenge. The first prompt on … Continue Reading Book Review: Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
I am so excited to introduce Under Cover: A Series of Judging from the Outside In, a collaboration between myself … Continue Reading Under Cover: A series judging from the inside out
The weekend before last, I spent a wonderful weekend in London. The main reason was to go and see the … Continue Reading Foyles (and one not from Foyles): A Book Haul
Hamilton burst onto Broadway in 2015 and quickly gained not only attention but adoration, accolades, and prestige; winning 11 Tony … Continue Reading Theatre Review: Hamilton
2018 is here and many of us are setting our Goodreads goals and thinking about what we might read during … Continue Reading The Books Inter Alia Reading Challenge 2018
2017 is over, tomorrow we will all be shaking our heads and muttering ‘this will take some getting used to’ … Continue Reading Reading and Bookish Resolutions
Blurb: Emme is a sophomore in high school who starts dating, Brendon Agretti, the popular senior who happens to be … Continue Reading Blog Tour: Dating the IT Guy – Guest Post
Feature Image Credit: https://designbuzz.com/the-most-innovative-book-rack-designs/ I have only been working at a Library for a very short time – three days to … Continue Reading A library full of books
I am a book purest; I have long shunned anything but the physical, hand-held, page-turning reading experience. I vocally dislike … Continue Reading Dear Reader, I listened to the story.
I recently read a blog post entitled ‘Do you ever get stuck in a rut?’ and I realised that yes, … Continue Reading Yes, I am in a rut, and I am not sure why.
Recently, I spent the morning in a job interview. One of the questions asked was ‘what book would you recommend … Continue Reading Essay: On Readership – What book would you recommend to a 14 year old boy?
I am nothing more, and possibly less than, a poetry novice. I had always shied away from poetry apart from … Continue Reading Reading Poetry
This is a slightly self-indulgent post about a topic which has been on my mind for a while. I have … Continue Reading Is this a book blog?
Whilst the origins of the English idiom ‘don’t judge a book by its cover’ are ultimately uncertain; it is one … Continue Reading I judge books by their covers.