Harry Potter Spells Book Tag

I’ve seen a few book tags since I started wandering around the blogosphere, but this was the first one where I was immediately like “OMG, I want to do this too!” I spotted it on Alexa Loves Books where I was referred back to the original creator of the tag, Kimberly Faye Reads. Kimberly very generously made the images available for anyone to use.

I thought this would be a straightforward task but in reality I found it really hard to pick my favourites in each category. There were so many books to choose from, with varying emotions tied up in each, but I eventually Continue reading

‘The Martian’ by Andy Weir: I’m definitely happy to make space for this one on my shelf… (See what I did there?)

This is a departure from the other books I’ve reviewed but I like to keep an open mind when choosing what to read and, while I generally prefer genres like romance and historical fiction, at the same time I do find science fiction appealing for a change of scenery. My husband recently¬†finished The Martian and declared it ‘superb’, which led to my decision to speed through it too so that we could Continue reading