My Top Tips for Reading Shakespeare

Hi everyone, Since secondary school, I've really enjoyed reading Shakespeare's works even when most of my other classmates didn't. Of course, it can be fun but it can also be incredibly challenging. Although Shakespeare is regarded as one of the greatest writers ever, the way he uses language and strucutre is almost unrecognisable today. Today... Continue Reading →

10 Books on My TBR Pile

Hi everyone, I've recently moved back home from university and so a massive re-organising and clear out of all the books I somehow acquired over the years was definitely needed! I love organising my book shelves; you find so much that you forgot you had/never knew you had. Here's a list of 10 books that... Continue Reading →

My Top 12 Badass Female Book Characters

I love strong characters in books. It's one of the main aspects that really draws me in. But I love strong female characters even more. Since I was a little girl, books and literature have been where I've found the majority of my role models. I looked up to certain characters and wanted to emulate... Continue Reading →

Why I Love Independent Bookshops

Hi everyone, I recently just got back from a little walk around my university town in Exeter, during which I visited what is now one of my favourite independent book stores. Though I can’t deny that I buy a lot of my books on Amazon and in Waterstones, there’s something about an independent book shop... Continue Reading →

My Penguin Clothbound Classics Collection!

Hi everyone, I love collecting books. That's just what I do. But books with beautiful front covers are my favourites. The Penguin clothbound classics are designed by Coralie Bickford-Smith and feature beautiful patterns and illustrations for some of the best classic books out there. I currently own 3 of the clothbound classics, so I thought... Continue Reading →

Spring Reading

Hi everyone, Now that the snow has finally stopped in England, flowers are beginning to bloom and the sun shines for longer, I thought it was about time to start getting in the spring mood. I always find myself more engrossed in the story when I read books in whatever season they're set in. I... Continue Reading →

Currently Reading

Hi everyone, I thought I'd write a blog post to let you all know what I'm currently reading. I normally don't have this many books on the go at once, but lately my reading habits seem to be dictated by my mood. I'll pick up one book and start to read it, then I'll decide... Continue Reading →

3 Days, 3 Quotes (Day 3)

Hi everyone, Today's the last day of the 3 days, 3 quotes tag! To see what I chose for day 1 and day 2, click here and here. The Rules Thank the person who nominated you (Thanks again Kiersten!) Post a quote for 3 consecutive days (1 quote for each day) Nominate three new bloggers... Continue Reading →

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