Best books of 2018

Hello Friends, I saw these posts going around and had to jump on this! Today I will go through the top five books I read in 2018. I chose my top 5 by going onto good reads and looking at what I rated 5 stars and then seeing what ones have made a lasting impression…

Welcome January, let’s get some work done.

Welcome to the new year! Today, I wanted to set out in a very obvious way, what I'm expecting myself to complete by January 31st. Again, this is a new way of doing my TBR/Plans, so tell me what you think below! GOALS FOR THE MONTH WRITING: Finish the plot & prep for either novel…

whimsy & mystery | KILLING COMMENDATORE REVIEW

KILLING COMMENDATOREHARUKI MURAKAMIMY RATING: Characters: ★★★★Pacing: ★★Quality of writing: ★★★★Plot: ★★★Enjoyment: ★★★Total: ★★★.5 WARNINGS: inappropriate conversations between a 13-year-old and a 30 something-year-old. Hyper-sexualisation of the female body. FROM: Penguin Random House NZWHAT I LIKED The writing The 3D characters The calm feeling procurred by reading this WHAT I WAS MEH ABOUT The repeated talk about female genitalia The overall length The first thing…

3 tips for setting a goodreads goal

Hi friends, I hope when you're reading this you're having a nice day. Today, I'm here to give some advice about setting your goodreads goal as we all know, come January first, we'll be running to our phones or computers to set our goals! And there's nothing wrong with that! A little challenge is healthy…

Letters, biscuit breaks & murder. TRANSCRIPTION REVIEW.

TRANSCRIPTION  KATE ATKINSON MY RATING: ★★ WARNINGS: Murder, Main characters dealing with Hitler fans, off-screen animal death. FROM: Penguin Random House NZ WHAT I LIKED poetic writing WHAT I DIDN'T LIKE  lack of story structure monotonous feel nothing at all to spark interest. Transcription is a novel based around the second world war. We meet our…

Hello Uncle Rick… MAGNUS CHASE: NINE FROM THE NINE REALMS REVIEW

NINE FROM THE NINE REALM RICK RIORDAN.  MY RATING: ★★★ WARNINGS: none that I could see FROM: Penguin Random House NZ LIKED -overarching story of Thor running through all the realms to get his 10 million steps so he could be on a midgardian tv show -the variety of characters -the taster of what this series…