New Year, new reviews! Though you'll see this one is another one from the dreaded backlist lol. Content/Trigger Warning: This book is a nonfiction memoir about one woman's sexual assault/rape and focuses on her once friendship with her rapist. There are other accounts of sexual assault and rape are also mentioned,… Continue reading Things We Didn’t Talk About When I Was a Girl ARC Review
My August Reads ^^I had so many problems with this book, it's just not for me^^ ^^Another one that wasn't for me but this wasn't problematic like Never Have I Ever ^^ ^^Review to come^^… Continue reading August Rewind
Synopsis: A girl from a Yorkshire mining town is barely thirteen when her father kills himself – her brother finds him dying. At sixteen she’s spotted by a rock star and becomes an international Vogue model. Seven years later her brother kills himself in her New York apartment and her mother dies too. With no… Continue reading Head Shot – Blog Tour
Hey guys! It's Sunday and I'm lazy, so it's another Charity shop find for me. I was especially excited by the first two books if I'm going to be honest! I have The Poppy War on Kindle but I do tend to read better when I have a paper or hardback, and I wanted to get The… Continue reading Charity Shop Finds!
It's that time again! I know. I have a shopping problem, but after the Friday I had, I needed some retail therapy. Got these two beauties for .90P each! So for a total of £1.80, I have two books that between them have 8 Agatha Christie novels. This now means I also have some doubles… Continue reading Charity Shop Finds!
GoodReads: Raised by a lively family of Spanish Jews in tropical and Catholic Panama of the l950s and 1960s, Marlena depends on her many tíos and tías for refuge from the difficulties of life, including the frequent absences of her troubled mother. As a teenager, she pulls away from this centered world—crossing borders—and begins a… Continue reading At the Narrow Waist of the World: A Memoir -Review & Author Q&A-
GoodReads: Emerging out of the 1940-1941 London Blitz, the drama of these two short works, a novel and a memoir, comes from the courage and endurance of ordinary people met in the factories, streets and lodging houses of a city under bombardment. Inez Holden's novella Night Shift follows a largely working-class cast of characters for… Continue reading Blitz Writing ARC Review