The Costa Book Awards Shortlist & an Exciting Announcement

If you’re a book lover in the UK (or maybe not in the UK!) then you’ve probably heard of the Costa Book Awards. Over more than four and a half decades, the Costa Book Awards have become one of the UK’s most prestigious book prizes, second only to the ManBooker Prize, having featured such prestigious authors such as Philip Pullman.…

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Review: Obsessed With Marvel Quiz Book

Review: Obsessed With Marvel Quiz Book

With having a dad who is obsessed with comic books and action films (I’m talking a collection of 1000+ comics taking up residency in our loft), I’ve grown up loving them too. When I saw that Titan had published the Obsessed With Marvel Quiz Book* I knew it’d be perfect for me and my family, especially as we …
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Review: It Only Happens in the Movies By Holly Bourne

Review: It Only Happens in the Movies By Holly Bourne

I read Am I Normal Yet by Holly Bourne last year and immediately felt a deep connection with it, due to it featuring a main character with both anxiety and OCD, both of which I have been through myself. Reading this book actually relieved a lot of the stresses I had bottled up, mostly because there was somebody else “like&…
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Review: Warcross by Marie Lu

Review: Warcross by Marie Lu

There has been a lot of hype on social media, YouTube and the blogosphere about this book recently, and while gaming isn’t really my thing, Warcross by Marie Lu sounded super exciting. So, when Penguin offered to send me a copy, I very gratefully said yes please! I picked up this book on a quiet Friday night in (my …
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Review: I Can Do This Blog Planner by Dot Creates

Review: I Can Do This Blog Planner by Dot Creates

I’m a sucker for planners; organisation and stationery combined is just 10/10 in my opinion. I’ve been a big fan of Dot Creates for a while now, in fact I own and reviewed her last planner here, and so when I saw the “I Can Do This” blog planner, I didn’t hesitate. I use a planner pretty much …
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