Personalised Twas the Night Before Christmas and cosy mug from Bookishly - review and giveaway
Books, Lifestyle

12 Days of Christmas giveaways #12: Festive book and mug from Bookishly

I was sent these products for review¬† purposes. All thoughts are my own Bookishly is one of my favourite websites. Louise stocks everything a bookworm could dream of, from gift hampers and sweatshirts, to tote bags and subscriptions. I love her Feel Empowered collection but the Christmas collection really is something special. Check out these… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas giveaways #12: Festive book and mug from Bookishly

Bibliophile book and journal giveaway
Books, stationery

12 Days of Christmas giveaways #10: Bibliophile bundle from Abrams & Chronicle

I reviewed this book and journal earlier in the year and requested additional copies for this giveaway. All thoughts are my own I'm sure most, if not all, of you fellow bookworms will appreciate the joy of a book about books. And, if you're also a stationery addict, you'll love a journal dedicated to your… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas giveaways #10: Bibliophile bundle from Abrams & Chronicle

Book bundle from Virago - review and giveaway
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12 Days of Christmas giveaways #5: Book bundle from Virago

Disclaimer: I already had these books in my collection and I reached out to Virago for extra copies for this Christmas campaign When I started planning this year's Christmas giveaways, I knew I wanted to feature a bundle of books, but which ones? I've long been a champion of books by and about women and… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas giveaways #5: Book bundle from Virago

Read More Books sweater from Joanie Clothing
Books, Lifestyle

12 Days of Christmas giveaways #1: Read More Books sweater from Joanie Clothing

I was sent a jumper for review purposes and all thoughts are my own I've had a bit of an issue with clothing since I had Jenson as, for the longest time, I refused to accept that this was my new body shape. I've very recently learned to embrace it and Joanie Clothing has helped… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas giveaways #1: Read More Books sweater from Joanie Clothing

New releases from Abrams Kids
Books, feminism

Empowering books for younger readers from Abrams Kids

I was sent these books for review purposes and all thoughts are my own. This post features affiliate links In case you hadn't noticed, I've become rather fond of feminist non-fiction over the last year or so, and I'm glad to see so many publishers targeting this genre at younger readers too (see my previous… Continue reading Empowering books for younger readers from Abrams Kids

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

What I've been reading lately
Books, feminism

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

Puffin Picture Book Subscription - review
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Puffin Picture Book Subscription Box review

[Ad - review. I was sent a box for review purposes and all thoughts are my own] There are few things I love more than bedtime stories with Jenson. I'm so proud to be raising a mini bookworm who always asks for more stories and learns his favourites by heart. Thanks to the Puffin Picture… Continue reading Puffin Picture Book Subscription Box review

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

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