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Month: January 2017

February 2017 Releases I’m Excited For 

February 2017 Releases I’m Excited For 

How good was January for new releases? 2017 just continues to get better for new releases as it turns out that I am excited about six books. Let’s hope that I can get some extra hours at work!

Disclaimer: all of the release dates that are shown here are the official UK release dates taken off Amazon.co.uk

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A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard

A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard

After reading  Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard, which told the story of friendships, love and hurt, A Quiet Kind of Thunder explores the world of a girl who is a selective mute and boy who is deaf and follows their journey of self-discovery.

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Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley

Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley

This one of my most anticipated releases for the entirety of 2017. After reading Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley, I was eager to get my hands on her new book: Our Own Private Universe. I was excited because I read that this book was about a bisexual, POC, fifteen-year-old, who goes to Mexico with the church. So already, there’s a lot going on here: we have a black girl, a bisexual protagonist who wants to explore her sexuality and it’s set in Mexico where there are religious aspects to it. After finishing it, I realised that I was slightly disappointed. *lengthy review ahead*

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Fairy Loot Unboxing Jan 2017

Fairy Loot Unboxing Jan 2017

Don’t you just love a good unboxing? This is the second time that I have received a box from Fairy Loot and I just can’t get over how amazing they are. You can tell that they put so much time and effort into making these gorgeous subscription boxes for their fans. So in true bibliophile fashion, I decided that I would start doing monthly unboxing posts for my Fairy Loot boxes!

January’s box was focused around the theme of Mystery & Mischief!

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Reading Habits Book Tag

Reading Habits Book Tag

Every reader has their habits… That one spot that makes reading a more enjoyable experience, that specific food or drinks that they crave whilst delving into a new world or that little, unique quirk that adds a more individual sense of style to their reading habits. Well, I’m here to share my reading habits with you!

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