Waterstones Book of the Year 2019 Shortlist

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The bookseller, Waterstones, released their shortlist of the Best Book of 2019 and I am so glad to say that three books that I read this year (and also one of my favorites) has made the list:

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Books to Read This Month: November Edition

Now is the time to be thankful…for great reading! The year might be coming to end soon but that doesn’t timing of reading great books slows down and this month is no different from the rest! From mauling big cats to mythological gods, these books will have you rushing through your Thanksgiving dinner just so you can get through one more chapter…

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Quote of the Day – November 4, 2019

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“You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children.”
― Madeleine L’Engle

Quote of the Day – November 2, 2019

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“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.”
― Anais Nin

Trick or Treat…Give Me Somthing Good to Read

Halloween is just around the corner…instead of asking for candy, why not “sweeten” your holiday with some good creepy reads? I have great book recommendations that will thrill you, chill you and keep you until the early hours of the morning. Your Halloween is not complete without a spooky read! Continue reading “Trick or Treat…Give Me Somthing Good to Read”

Quote of the Day – October 30, 2019

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“But then I have noted that murderous thoughts seldom trouble the pretty and the fashionable.”
Laura Purcell, The Corset

2019 Shortlist for Foyles Books of the Year

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Credit: Foyles.co.uk

2019 is about to close and booksellers and literary awards alike are picking their book picks that really stood out for them this year.The first batch is just trickling in: Foyles Books of the Year.

Foyles has just released their shortlist of the best books of the year in the categseries of Fiction, Non Fiction and Children & YA and if you follow my blog, you’ll notice that there are a couple of my personal favorites:

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Quote of the Day – October 29, 2019

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“Life and death appeared to me ideal bounds, which I should first break through, and pour a torrent of light into our dark world.”

-Frankenstein, Mary Shelley