Bookish Challenges

Bookish Challenges

Posted 11 February, 2017 by Rinn in Misc. / 8 Comments

I’ve always loved a good reading challenge. I’ve participated in many, and even created some myself. My own have included SFF Award Winners, tackling the Classics and a definitive list of science fiction. Reading challenges are a really great way to read outside of the box, get to that pile of books you’ve been meaning […]

Monthly Roundup: January 2017

Monthly Roundup: January 2017

Posted 8 February, 2017 by Rinn in Monthly Roundup / 6 Comments

Every first Wednesday of the month, I’ll be posting a roundup of the month just gone, including discussing books read that month, challenge progress, and a summary of all posts for the month. Last month I read a total of fifteen books: The Death Cure (The Maze Runner #3) by James Dashner, The Girls by […]

Off to the Netherlands!

Off to the Netherlands!

Posted 5 February, 2017 by Rinn in Blog Admin / 8 Comments

Yep that’s right, today I am heading back to my favourite country for a holiday! As many of you know, I did my Master’s degree in the Netherlands from 2014 – 2015, and blogged about the experience. I loved it there so much, and would have happily stayed if I could. Unfortunately I’ve been unable […]

Review: The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1)

Review: The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1)

Posted 4 February, 2017 by Rinn in Review / 4 Comments

The Dark Days Club combines two things I love to read about: a fantastical spin on a real historical period real historical figures as minor characters And it did it wonderfully! I absolutely loved the idea that behind this delicate society, where main concerns are the latest fashions, finding an appropriate husband before the spinsterly […]

A Guide to 2017 Releases

A Guide to 2017 Releases

Posted 28 January, 2017 by Rinn in Misc. / 22 Comments

When it comes to listing my most anticipated books for the year, I find it pretty difficult. How am I supposed to restrict my choice to just five or ten books, when thousands are published every year? Instead, I’ve decided to create a comprehensive little guide to the ones I’m most excited about, sorted by […]

Burns Night – Books Set in Scotland

Burns Night – Books Set in Scotland

Posted 25 January, 2017 by Rinn in Misc. / 0 Comments

In honour of Burns Night, a Scottish holiday that celebrates the life of Scots poet Robert Burns, I thought I’d share a selection of books set in the beautiful country that is Scotland. So prepare your haggis wi tatties an neeps, pour out a wee dram, and settle down by the roaring fire with one […]

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