Book Talk: How Do I Rate Books?

Since I started regularly posting, I’ve had a set format for my book reviews including a star-rating system. But one thing I have never done is explained how I decide on how many stars a book gets. Here’s an explanation of my ratings. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“šMy five rating seems to be really rarely given out lately. For […]

Review: 100 Hugs – Chris Riddell

This is a backlog review, meaning I read this either before starting to blog or it got lost somewhere along the hectic journey of blogging. Enjoy! Book Description (From Waterstones) 100 Hugs is a gorgeous collection of hugs from Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell is the perfect gift for a loved one, or to cheer yourself […]

Book Talk: Pros and Cons of Second Hand Books

I buy a lot of my books second-hand to save money. I only work part-time in quite a low paid job so I need to save wherever I can. It also means I can save up for new bookcases (which I seem to constantly be doing!) A few months ago I saw a post on […]

Review: Pretty Little Liars (PLL #1) – Sara Shepard

This is a backlog review, meaning I read this either before starting to blog or it got lost somewhere along the hectic journey of blogging. Enjoy! Book Description (From Waterstones) Aria, Emily, Spencer, Hanna and Alison have been best friends since the third grade. They go everywhere together, thinking no-one can come between them. If […]

Interview: Michelle from First Book Love

I’m sharing the love for book bloggers, so to do that I am starting to interview some of you brilliant people on your bookish tastes. Fancy being interviewed? Get in touch! Today’s interview is with Michelle. She runs First Book Love, a brilliant blog that you can check out here. Here’s our little chat! 1) […]