WWW Wednesday- 3rd January 

Welcome to the first WWW Wednesday (the weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words) of 2018!  Currently reading:  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling- Still going… Moving on! The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding by Agatha Christie- This one has also been rather unsuccessful this week… I’m just […]

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2017: A Year in Books

I can’t believe I’m typing this already, but welcome to 2018! I hope you all had a fun, safe evening of celebrations last night (my friends and I certainly did, and dressed as Harry Potter characters to boot!). 🎉🎆🍻 Of course, a new year means new reading goals, but before I can focus on this […]

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WWW Wednesday- 27th December

Welcome to WWW Wednesday, the weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. Currently reading:  How to be a Woman by Caitlin Moran- This is a classic case of feeling the neec to start a book you got for Christmas, despite already having far too many current reads. However, if I had to satisfy […]

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WWW Wednesday- 11th October

Welcome to this week’s WWW Wednesday, the weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. Currently reading: • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling- I’m still reading- and enjoying- this one, but given it’s over 600 pages, it always takes me a while! • I am Malala by Malala […]

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WWW Wednesday- 4th October

Welcome to yet another post for WWW Wednesday, the weekly meme hosted by Taking on a World of Words. Currently reading: • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling- I’ve only just started this one, but the reread shall continue! • Everyday Sexism by Laura Bates- As I mentioned here, this is a […]

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Review: The Handmaid’s Tale

Author: Margaret Atwood Publisher: Vintage Published: 1985 (this edition 1996) ISBN: 0 09 974091 5 Synopsis: In a nightmarish vision of the future, only a few women are able to produce children. Known as ‘Handmaids’, these women are sent to live with ‘Commanders’ who have served the government, in hope of conceiving a child, which […]

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