Top Five Friday

Top 5 Friday – LGBTQI+ Books I’ve Read

In the UK, February is LGBTQI+ month. In light of this (and the fact I have been single on Valentine's day for 25 consecutive years) I wanted my features this month to focus on LGBTQI+ literature. So, here are my top 5 novels that feature LGBTQI+ characters. Fun Home by Alison Bechdel In this graphic… Continue reading Top 5 Friday – LGBTQI+ Books I’ve Read

Book Review

On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

I saw that this novel was ‘book of the month’ in October on quite a lot of bookshop websites so I knew that I couldn’t go far wrong with this pick! Especially with such an intriguing description. The novel is short and I pretty much devoured it in one sitting, I put it down once… Continue reading On Earth We’re Briefly Gorgeous by Ocean Vuong

Wrap Up

Monthly Wrap Up – October 2020

Firstly in non-book news, this month I got a new addition to my family! After several years I have finally adopted a kitten - Yuki! He's three months old and 90% fluff, he loves attention and sleep. He also makes an excellent alarm clock as he demands breakfast from 5am every morning. This month I… Continue reading Monthly Wrap Up – October 2020

Book Haul

Book Haul – September 2020

My September 2020 book haul This month I went a little rogue and went over the budget I allow myself for books… But I just couldn’t resist! I think a lot of these books have an autumn feel to them, books that I can get all cozy with. After reading the most books I’ve ever… Continue reading Book Haul – September 2020