Book bundle from Virago - review and giveaway
Books

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

We Should All Be Feminists
Books, feminism

#FeministBookFortnight: A wish list

I re-joined my local library days ahead of Feminist Book Fortnight and now my world has suddenly opened up in terms of reading potential. I've been struggling with a budget recently which has curtailed my spending on anything other than bills and food and now I can read again - beyond the titles which lovely… Continue reading #FeministBookFortnight: A wish list

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Books, geekery

A peak at my Amazon wish list

I'm not gonna lie; I have, like, a dozen Amazon wish lists. You've gotta organise your shit, right? Just like with Pinterest! There's one for books, DVDs, Pop Vinyls, homeware, stuff for Jenson... The other day I shared some mini reviews of what I've been reading lately and it got me thinking about all of… Continue reading A peak at my Amazon wish list

the most of nora ephron from amazon
Books

Item of the day: The Most of Nora Ephron from Amazon

Nora Ephron is one of those fantastic writers that I'd love to have a drink with. Since she passed away in 2012, a collection of her work has been published. I can't recall having read any of her work that wasn't a script but I'm keen to build a collection - and this looks like… Continue reading Item of the day: The Most of Nora Ephron from Amazon

Cornwall, Film

2012 Cornwall Film Festival programme announced

One of my favourite days of the year is finally here - the announcement of the programme for the Cornwall Film Festival. And this year it certainly doesn't disappoint. Feature films include Quartet (Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut), About Elly (the latest from the director of the Oscar-winning A Separation) and the Chemical Brothers' Don't Think,… Continue reading 2012 Cornwall Film Festival programme announced