TITLE: The Bunker Diary AUTHOR: Kevin Brooks PUBLISHED: 2013 SYNOPSIS Told in diary format, this is the story of Linus, an abducted teenage boy, held in captivity in what appears to be an underground bunker. The only way in and out is via a lift. With no clues as to who is holding him hostage time… Continue reading A book review: The Bunker Diary
I love autumn, but then you're probably already aware of that if this isn't your first time here...I can be a bit of broken record! I just love that it's such a cosy time of year! The nights draw in earlier, you can more often than not fall asleep to the sound of the rain,… Continue reading My favourite autumn quotes
This isn't the first post I have written asking this question, I have already looked at video games and mobile phones and I found it really interesting discovering their associated pros and cons, so I thought why not take a look at another form of technology. Keep reading to find out what I discovered about television… Continue reading Is television a blessing or a curse?
Another new month is upon us, so it's time for me to roundup the previous one. I've been doing posts of this kind every month this year so I shall link the previous ones at the end if you haven't already checked them out and would like to. Keep reading to find out my highs,… Continue reading My September in a nutshell
So, I sat down to write a post for today and I found myself in a bit of a writing slump. I have lots of drafted ideas, but nothing that I felt inspired to write up. I considered just leaving it for today but I didn't want to miss a post, I've been posting every… Continue reading My favourite blog posts…so far
A little while ago I wrote a post titled Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters? When I finished writing that it made me question how important is the title of a book? Does it directly affect whether people will read it or not? Personally, I think the title of… Continue reading How important is the title of a book?
If you read my autumn favourites post then you will know I said I was going to do a post all about what I will miss about summer, but then I remembered my best bits about summer post and didn't want to sound too repetitive. So, in the interest of keeping my content fresh I thought I… Continue reading 6 things I wont miss about summer
This post was going to be a wave goodbye to summer now that we are into September and autumn is all but upon us, but then I thought rather than list all the things I'm going to miss about summer, I figured in the aim of being positive I would instead embrace all the wonderful… Continue reading Autumn favourites
Another new month is upon us, so it's time for me to roundup the previous one. I've been doing posts of this kind every month this year so I shall link the previous ones at the end if you haven't already checked them out and would like to. Keep reading to find out my highs,… Continue reading My August in a nutshell
This is a question that I have been thinking about lately. Not long ago I would have said with absolute certainty that the cover of a book is not at all important and it is only the words inside that matter. But then I created my profile on Instagram and things started to change. I discovered… Continue reading Are book covers important, or is it only the story that matters?