You Can Read and Write Anything! Top Five Creative Plays on the Norm

Any writer can attest to the unpredictable nature of ideas and inspiration. Regardless of genre, from the slice of life contemporaries to intricately plotted thrillers, the most mundane aspects of everyday life may spark a thought which is suddenly well on its way to becoming a full-length novel. However, if these everyday aspects of lifeContinue reading “You Can Read and Write Anything! Top Five Creative Plays on the Norm”

Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Non-Spoiler Review

Before I can say anything about the content of this book, just look at how gorgeous it is! I know the old saying, “never judge a book by its cover”, but I have been making a conscious effort to be more aware of book design this year and this is the perfect example of howContinue reading “Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Non-Spoiler Review”

8 1/2 Stone by Liz Jones: ⭐️⭐️Review [Blog Tour]

If I see a book written by the former editor-in-chief of Marie Claire and compared to Helen Feilding’s Bridget Jones series, of course, I am going to be intrigued. However, as you can likely gauge from the title the subject matter is incredibly sensitive and the book speaks directly on several aspects of how weContinue reading “8 1/2 Stone by Liz Jones: ⭐️⭐️Review [Blog Tour]”

O.W.L.s Magical Readathon TBRs (Featuring the Family)

As I’ve been engrossed with job hunting since the beginning of this year, I will be the first to admit that time to read for pleasure, especially when I’m over ambitious during readathons, can run away from me. However, I’m finding this pressure is lifting due to openings being pushed back and thinning out. Overall, I’m using this time to work on my CV, learn more about the market through the Get Into Book Publishing online course, read more for my PhD and… finally participate in the Magical Readathon!

Mortmain Hall by Martin Edwards: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Non-Spoiler Review [Blog Tour]

It’s already time for my second blog tour! I was so happy to see this review request in my inbox, and that was from the summary alone. Mortmain Hall promised a classic whodunit puzzle set in 1930, the Golden Age of gothic mystery and chilling murder. Plus, look at that gorgeous cover! There is justContinue reading “Mortmain Hall by Martin Edwards: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Non-Spoiler Review [Blog Tour]”