Recently I was playing Friends Monopoly with my family and my sister said a few things that got me thinking. She said I am ‘basic’, that I don’t have my own original taste and like things because they’re super popular. Side note – to defend my sister, she wasn’t saying any of this in an… Continue reading I’m Sorry, But Ya Basic!
Thanks to Allen & Unwin for providing this book for review. Buy it here! Synopsis Sometimes parties are not all they are cracked up to be… Hope has never been happier. She’s on her way to Crete, after a group of her friends have made her an honorary ‘lad’ and let her tag along on… Continue reading Toxic by Nicci Cloke
Thank you to Allen & Unwin for providing this book for review. Buy it here! Synopsis Connell and Marianne both grow up in the same town in rural Ireland. The similarities end there; they are from very different worlds. But they both get places to study at university in Dublin, and a connection that has… Continue reading Normal People by Sally Rooney
My lifelong dream finally came true. Okay, not lifelong, the park only opened in 2010. So for eight years I’ve been dreaming of visiting. It was everything I wished it would be! On our first day at Universal, we had some ticket trouble. Indy, the champion, went back to our hotel to get our travel… Continue reading The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
1. Open Road Summer by Emery Lord The ultimate summer read of 2018. It’s got music, summer love and a road trip. What else could you want? Read my review here. 2. What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera If you haven’t picked this one up yet, please do. I actually did… Continue reading 10 Perfect Summer Reads
Synopsis Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it. Ben thinks the universe needs to mind its business. If the universe had his back, he wouldn’t be on his way to the post… Continue reading What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera
During October, I travelled in the USA with one of my best friends. We went to New York, Disney World and Universal Studios in Orlando, Las Vegas and Los Angeles. I think it pretty much goes without saying that we had a fabulous time! I’m planning on doing a couple of recap posts on this… Continue reading Book Shopping: New York & Los Angeles