Monthly Posts · Top Five Tuesday

Top Five Tuesday | Worst Reads of 2019

This may seem a little mean, however, it’s become a tradition in the New Year to talk about both the good and bad reads of the previous. Thankfully, there wasn’t many books to choose from, the majority having quite high reviews. Nevertheless, there were a few that just didn’t interest me enough. Continue reading “Top Five Tuesday | Worst Reads of 2019”

Monthly Posts · Wrap Up

2019 | (Yearly) Wrap Up

So, I’ve been putting off writing this mammoth of a post for so long, leaving it until literally the last minute again, if a little later than last year… Considering it’s now 2020. It’s getting worse.
Considering last years post took me so long and I found it quite taxing to write, I’m going to take a slightly different approach this year and use the Goodreads yearly review to help me with my Wrap Up. I won’t be adding direct links to every single post I’ve written this year, just including my favourites or the highlights of each. I’ll save a little discussion on my reads for the next few Top Five Tuesdays.

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Rambles · Telling Tales

Telling Tales | Independent Study Reading List 

As a third year university student, I have the misfortune to partake in my degree dissertation, or what my course refers to as an ‘Independent Study’. However, as I’m studying Creative Writing, I get to write a somewhat long creative piece of my own, on a topic of my choice. Basically, I’m using this as an excuse to explore a few of my favourite genres and make my to-be-read pile a little larger. This list mostly consists on retelling of classic literature and YA Fantasy, as my project is somewhat those spliced together. I’ve found a few I’m really excited to read, yet I’ll still include those I’ve already read as I’m planning on studying them a little more. Anyways, onto the list!

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