Review: Once Upon A Crime – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Murder; Racism Once Upon A Crime is the final installment in Robin Stevens' Murder Most Unladylike series. It contains short stories from various points in the series' timeline, and I really enjoyed reading about The Detective Society's, The Junior Pinkertons' and May Wong's new adventures. Two of the short stories in… Continue reading Review: Once Upon A Crime – Robin Stevens

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 11th August 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? After no WWW Wednesday post last week, today's post is about the… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 11th August 2021


Birthstone Book Tag

Hello! I saw this tag on Reviews By M and I really liked it, so I thought I'd give it a go! Here are M's answers for this tag. January (GARNET): Associated with warding off negative forces and dark energies – Name a book with the darkest/evilest character you can think of. Although many book… Continue reading Birthstone Book Tag


International Women’s Day: My Favourite Female-Identifying Authors

Hello! Seeing as today is International Women's Day, I thought that I'd write a post in which I celebrate my favourite female-identifying authors! Please note that this list is in no particular order, as I would find it impossible to choose my favourite out of all these amazing authors! Nicola Yoon I fell in love… Continue reading International Women’s Day: My Favourite Female-Identifying Authors


The Outstanding Blogger Award!

Hello! Thank you to Ellie-Mai Blogs for nominating me! If you haven't already, I highly recommend that you check out her blog! Here's the link to Ellie-Mai's post. Rules: Have the link to the creator's original postAnswer the questions providedCreate 7 unique questionsNominate 10 other bloggers. Neither the award's creator nor the blogger that nominated… Continue reading The Outstanding Blogger Award!

My Years in Books

My 2020 in books

What books did I read in 2020?

Year in Review

2020 in Review

Hello! So we've finally come to the end of 2020, which I think we can all agree has been a very unusual year, and one that none of us want to repeat. I've loved my first 8-and-a-bit months of being a blogger, reading other bloggers' posts and publishing my own posts. I've got lots of… Continue reading 2020 in Review


The 2020 Book Tag!

Thank you to Hundreds & Thousands of Books for tagging me to do this tag! I highly recommend you check out this blog - it has so many different types of posts, from reviews to tags to cross-stitch and more! Here is their post for this tag! Rules: Link back to the original creator, Phoenix @Books… Continue reading The 2020 Book Tag!


Review: Mistletoe and Murder – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Blackmail; Car crash (past); Death of parents (past); Murder; Racism; Sexism It has become a tradition that every year, I read Mistletoe and Murder from around the 20th of December, so that I finish it on Christmas Eve. Even though this is the fifth time that I am reading this book,… Continue reading Review: Mistletoe and Murder – Robin Stevens


Review: Death Sets Sail – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Trigger Warnings: Blood; Drowining (mentioned); Murder; Poisoning (mentioned) *This review contains no spoilers* Wow. I have no words. I think I felt every emotion possible during reading Death Sets Sail. Happy, sad, scared - you name it. This is the fastest I have EVER read a book (under 12 hours). If it wasn’t… Continue reading Review: Death Sets Sail – Robin Stevens