Monthly TBR

November 2021 TBR!

Hello! This month, I have picked the books that I didn't read last month, and two new ones for this month's TBR! El Libro de Arena – Jorge Luis Borges “He told me that his book was called The Book of Sand, because neither the book nor the sand has a start or finish.” The… Continue reading November 2021 TBR!

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 6th October 2021

Hello! This weekly feature used to be hosted by by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and is now hosted at Taking on a World of Words. The three Ws are: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? What are you currently reading? I am currently reading She-Wolves by Helen… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 6th October 2021

Monthly TBR

October 2021 TBR!

Hello! This month, I have picked my three current reads, and one new read for my TBR! She-Wolves - Helen Castor IN MEDIEVAL ENGLAND, MAN WAS THE RULER OF WOMAN, AND THE KING WAS THE RULER OF ALL. HOW, THEN, COULD ROYAL POWER LIE IN FEMALE HANDS? In SHE-WOLVES, celebrated historian Helen Castor tells the… Continue reading October 2021 TBR!

Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: September 2021 Books

Hello! In September, I finished 6 books and made progress on 3! The books that I finished are: Double Cross, Nought Forever, Crossfire, and Endgame by Malorie Blackman; La Casa de Bernada Alba by Federico García Lorca; and A Good Girl's Guide to Murder by Holly Jackson! The books that I made progress on are:… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: September 2021 Books

Reading Advice

Tips For Reading In A Foreign Language

Hello! Something that I have recently started, and enjoyed, is reading books in Spanish. Therefore, I thought that I would share my tips for reading books in a foreign language! 1. Choose a book that is within your abilities It is really important that when reading in a foreign language, you are reading books that… Continue reading Tips For Reading In A Foreign Language

Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2021 Books

Hello! In July, I finished six books, and I made progress on one book (which I've nearly finished!). The books that I finished were: The Official Highway Code by the Department for Transport; Spain: What Everyone Needs to Know by William Chislett; The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen; Pleading Hearts by S. J. Hopewell; Harry… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: July 2021 Books

Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2021 Books

Hello! In June 2021, I finished one book, and made progress on four! The book that I finished was Blonde Bitch by Annabelle Shaw - you can read my interview with Annabelle Shaw here, and my 5-star review here. I made progress on The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen, Pleading Hearts by S. J. Hopewell,… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: June 2021 Books

Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2021 Books

Hello! In May 2021, I finished one book, made progress on 3, and started 1! I finished reading The Conference of the Birds by Ransom Riggs, which I will be reviewing soon. It was a definite 5⭐ book for me! I made progress on The Mechanical Maestro by Emily Owen, Pleading Hearts by S. J.… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: May 2021 Books

Reviews

Review: El Principito – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐ El Principito is a French children's story that has been translated into many languages. I have read the Spanish translation of this book. This was a story that I did overall enjoy, even if the storyline did seem a bit 'lost' in places. I found it to be a book where I wasn't… Continue reading Review: El Principito – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry