Books

The books I had forgotten were on my shelf (part one)

I was having a little organise of my bookshelves this morning and as I was doing this I came across so many books which I had completely forgotten I had. Whilst I often think (and feel guilty) about the books I know are sitting on my shelf unread, I rarely go through my shelves and… Continue reading The books I had forgotten were on my shelf (part one)

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A book review: Rebecca

TITLE: Rebecca AUTHOR: Daphne du Maurier PUBLISHED: 1938 Whilst in Monte Carlo working as a companion to a wealthy woman our unnamed narrator meets the much older and very handsome Mr de Winter. They are married and heading for his estate: Manderley. But our protagonist is not his first wife, she is the second Mrs de Winter and… Continue reading A book review: Rebecca

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A book review: The Wrong Move (ARC)

TITLE: The Wrong Move AUTHOR: Jennifer Savin PUBLISHED: 23rd April 2020 I received an eARC copy of this title from NetGalley in exchange for my honest review. My thanks goes to NetGalley and the publisher Penguin Random House UK, Ebury Publishing for the opportunity to review this book. Jessie hasn't had the easiest time of… Continue reading A book review: The Wrong Move (ARC)

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New books or old books, which is better?

This post was inspired by a couple of gifts that I received from my boyfriend for my birthday. He gave me a really old copy of my favourite book Pride and Prejudice and a really old copy of a Dickens that I shockingly haven't read: Oliver Twist. I actually surprised myself with how made up I was with them.… Continue reading New books or old books, which is better?