Book review · Reading Challenge 2019

Circe by Madeline Miller | Book Review

When I was born, the name for what I was did not exist. I have grown up reading and listening to mythological tales. Hindu mythology to be precise, but mythology has had a huge part to play in my childhood. Greek mythology was something I had very little knowledge of. I knew nothing apart from… Continue reading Circe by Madeline Miller | Book Review

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Just One More Pa(i)ge Reading Challenge 2019

Here is another reading challenge I'm participating in this year. Hopefully I'll be able to complete all of these and also read other books that I am looking forward too! This challenge is hosted by Paige at Just One More Pa(i)ge  (also, how clever is her blog's name!) January: Mental Wellness Month – read a book addressing mental… Continue reading Just One More Pa(i)ge Reading Challenge 2019

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2019 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge

Along with the classics challenge, I’ve decided I’m also going to be participating in the 2019 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge hosted by girlxoxo.com. I’m excited about this because it’ll encourage me to step a little outside of my comfort zone and read some different things I might not normally choose in order to meet the theme… Continue reading 2019 Monthly Motif Reading Challenge

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Back to the Classics | Reading Challenge 2019

In search for motivation for reading more classics this year and also increasing my overall number of reads, I stumbled upon many great challenges in the past few weeks. I have been wanting to read more classics and I found the perfect challenge in the form of 'Back to the Classics 2019' by Karen at… Continue reading Back to the Classics | Reading Challenge 2019

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The Winter Riddle by Sam Hooker | Book Review

PUBLISHING DATE: 1st November 2018 PUBLISHER: Black Spot Books ISBN: 9781732400702 This was definitely a pleasantly unusual read, combining Vikings, Santa, magic, necromancy, Loki, Norse gods, insane royalty, Frost Giants and caught between them, a reluctant witch who just wants to be left alone. Volgha, the Winter Witch has never had anything in common with… Continue reading The Winter Riddle by Sam Hooker | Book Review

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First five(ish) books I’d buy if I were building my personal library from scratch

I've always dreamed of a big, ceiling high library of my own, filled with books with beautiful bindings and soft pages filled with the most amazing tales. I have imagined sitting in this beautiful library on a comfortable chair, my TARDIS blanket wrapped cozily around me, traveling through all of time and space with my… Continue reading First five(ish) books I’d buy if I were building my personal library from scratch