A book review: Big Little Lies

TITLE: Big Little Lies AUTHOR: Liane Moriarty PUBLISHED: 2014 MY RATING: 5/5 You might like - A book review: If I Can’t Have You (ARC) *Synopsis taken from Goodreads* From the author of Truly Madly Guilty and The Husband s Secret comes a novel about the dangerous little lies we tell ourselves just to survive. A murder...A tragic accident...Or just… Continue reading A book review: Big Little Lies


Why I’m putting Les Misérables to one side…again

My parents gave me my copy of Les Misérables. It was going to be the book that I read to pass the time in between beginning Maternity Leave and having the baby. Well, Maternity Leave began in April 2019, and my daughter was born at the end of May 2019 and yet I didn't pick… Continue reading Why I’m putting Les Misérables to one side…again

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My October in a nutshell (2020)

If this isn't your first time here then you will already know that I approach my monthly wrap up posts with high, low, and standout moment categories. However, as I was thinking back over my October I couldn't really work out where to put things, I guess because it has been a pretty uneventful month… Continue reading My October in a nutshell (2020)


A book review: Frankenstein

TITLE: Frankenstein AUTHOR: Mary Shelley PUBLISHED: Originally published 1818, my edition published 1999 MY RATING: 4/5 *Synopsis taken from Goodreads* Begun when the author was only eighteen and conceived from a nightmare, Frankenstein is the deeply disturbing story of a monstrous creation which has terrified and chilled readers since its first publication in 1818. The novel has… Continue reading A book review: Frankenstein