The Light We Lost By Jill Santopolo Penguin Random House Rating: ***** Synopsis: Lucy and Gabe meet as seniors at Columbia University on a day that changes both of their lives forever. Together, they decide they want their lives to mean something, to matter. When they meet again a year later, it seems fated—perhaps they’ll … Continue reading Book Review – The Light We Lost
Hello all and HAPPY SUNDAY! In this weeks instalment of Sunday Sizzler we give you a deliciously cheesy pasta bake and to go with it a ridiculously cheesy book! Hope you love cheese people! VERY CHEESY PASTA BAKE Serves 2-3 Ingredients: - Pasta - Chedder Cheese - Mozzarella - Gouda - Olives - Spinach - … Continue reading Sunday Sizzler – It’s almost too cheesy!
Hi all, I thought I would change it up a bit this week and say some of my favourite book quotes instead of listing books. There are probably hundreds and hundreds of great quotes in books I have read over the years, but here are just 5 of my favourites. 1. "What really knocks … Continue reading Five for Friday – Book Quotes
Matilda At 30 Roald Dahl Penguin Random House Children Rating ***** Synopsis: Roald Dahl’s Matilda is nothing less than an icon – of page, screen and stage. Monday 1 October marks 30 years since the beloved book was first published, introducing Matilda Wormwood, her nemesis Miss Trunchbull and her champion Miss Honey. 30 years on, what would Matilda be … Continue reading Book Review – Matilda (At 30)
I saw this tag over on Boston Book Reader's blog and just had to do it!! I haven't tagged anyone but if you fancy taking part in this tag then do so, tag Brunching Bookworms so we can compare answers 🙂 1. Find a book for each of your initials K- Kite Runner E- Eleanor Oliphant … Continue reading Life In Books – Book Tag
Hello everyone! Sorry we have missed a couple of Sunday Sizzler's as I have been away on holiday, eating lots of tasty foods and visitings a few countries and cities in Europe. This week we are back and we give you the Chinese Fakeaway! We all love a good Chinese takeaway but they can be … Continue reading Sunday Sizzler – Chinese Fakeaway
Hello everyone! I am a little late on posting my unboxing this month as my parcel was sat in the post office for a week and I didn't realise it was this, if I did I would of been down the post office a lot faster!! Anyway this month is a great box with wonderful … Continue reading Reading In Heels – October Unboxing
Forget My Name By J.S. Monroe Head of Zeus Rating ** Synopsis: How do you know who to trust... ...when you don't even know who you are? You are outside your front door. There are strangers in your house. Then you realise. You can't remember your name. She arrived at the train station after a … Continue reading Book Review – Forget My Name
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month! So I have searched my bookshelf for five pink books to support this important month! 1. Letters To My Fanny by Cherry Healey A hilarious memoir of a woman in the 21st century, this book is a giant love letter to her own body. Hating how she looked for … Continue reading Five For Friday – Pink!
The Girls By Emma Cline Penguin Random House Rating: **** Synopsis: Northern California, during the violent end of the 1960s. At the start of summer, a lonely and thoughtful teenager, Evie Boyd, sees a group of girls in the park, and is immediately caught by their freedom, their careless dress, their dangerous aura of abandon. … Continue reading Book Review – The Girls