Empowering books from Abrams & Chronicle
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Empowering new books from Abrams & Chronicle

These products were sent for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links I've taken to reading a lot of non-fiction lately, particularly titles which focus on mental health coping mechanisms, goal-setting, and getting shit done. Chronicle Books have recently published a couple of belters, leaving me feeling genuinely inspired… Continue reading Empowering new books from Abrams & Chronicle

Books for World Mental Health Day 2019
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World Mental Health Day 2019

This post features some affiliate links Today is World Mental Health Day. I'm a big believer in talking about mental health every day of the year, but I appreciate that these awareness days draw attention to causes that may otherwise pass people by, particularly when it comes to recognising symptoms they may not have realised… Continue reading World Mental Health Day 2019

How to Cure a Ghost and Being in Your body by Fariha Roisin and Monica Ramos - review
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Book review: How to Cure a Ghost by Fariha Róisín

I was sent copies of these titles for review purposes. All thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links Over the summer, I saw a few Bookstagram accounts raving about early review copies of Fariha Róisín's How to Cure a Ghost. I didn't pay too much attention to it, other than to briefly swoon… Continue reading Book review: How to Cure a Ghost by Fariha Róisín

Am I Overthinking This? by Michelle Rial - book review
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Am I overthinking this?

I was sent this product for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features an affiliate link Did you know that if you Google 'overthinking' you get over 21 million results?! If you're anything like me and overthink about how much you're overthinking, you need Am I Overthinking This? in your life.… Continue reading Am I overthinking this?

What I've been reading lately
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What I’ve been reading lately #20

Happy National Book Lovers Day! I thought I'd celebrate with a few mini reviews of what I've been reading lately, including a book which I have a feeling will be in my top five of the year. The Newcomer by Fern Britton I was invited to a launch event for the latest release from Fern… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #20

Small World by Ishta Mercurio and Jen Corace
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What Jenson has been reading lately #5

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of Small World for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links] I love that I'm raising a mini bookworm. Jenson has got his favourite books memorized (seriously, he can recite The Gruffalo word for word) and he's always asking to go… Continue reading What Jenson has been reading lately #5

Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
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What I’ve been reading lately #18

This post features affiliate links It's only now that I've come to put this little update together that I've realised something which links all of these titles. Fun! I'm sure it won't take you long to spot... Here are some short reviews of what I've been reading lately. Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier There are… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #18

Fallen Angel by Chris Brookmyre
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Blog tour: Fallen Angel by Chris Brookmyre

[Ad - review. I was sent a copy of this book for review purposes and all thoughts are my own] I love a good whodunnit but it has become increasingly hard to find a thriller which is unpredictable and truly thrilling. So many are hyped as the new Girl on the Train, Big Little Lies… Continue reading Blog tour: Fallen Angel by Chris Brookmyre

what I've been reading lately
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What I’ve been reading lately #16

This post features affiliate links and a book which was sent for review purposes. All thoughts are my own. I try not to read two books from the same genre back to back, so my Goodreads list is pretty varied. My latest run of books includes chick lit, non-fiction and poetry - a very mixed… Continue reading What I’ve been reading lately #16

Roar by Cecelia Ahern
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Book review: Roar by Cecelia Ahern

This post features affiliate links Cecelia Ahern is one of my favourite writers. P.S. I Love You was the first book to make me cry and I've read almost everything she's written since (that damn TBR keeps growing!). I'm not too great at suspending my disbelief when it comes to novels, so I prefer the… Continue reading Book review: Roar by Cecelia Ahern