Whilst putting together a blog post about my bookshop crawl for Independent Bookshop Week, I was inspired to write this little vignette. I hope you enjoy it! ~ Vignette ~ One Saturday in late June, 6 authors, a book blogger, and a young gentlemen, did 3 separate bookshop crawls around London, walking tens of thousands… Continue reading Vignette #IBW2017 #bookshopcrawl @liz_fenwick @FiHarper_Author @under_blue_sky @julie_cohen @shelleywriter @beecee
Last Saturday, 24th June, was the start of Independent Bookshop Week 2017 and it was also the annual bookshop crawl day. I wanted to put together a little timeline using my tweets from the day to document my first-ever bookshop crawl. I hope you enjoy it! As this was my first bookshop crawl, I… Continue reading Independent Bookshop Week Bookshop Crawl #IBW2017 #bookshopcrawl @booksaremybag @IndieBound_UK
Earlier this month, I signed up to Readers First, a new book reviewing community for the UK and Republic of Ireland. As a welcome gift, I was offered a free book from a choice of five and Christmas at Lilac Cottage by Holly Martin landed on my doormat last weekend!
How many times have you entered giveaways, via social media or Goodreads, for books you really want to read and then think nothing of it because you never win? If you're anything like me, the answer is quite a few times! Well, last week, I retweeted a tweet from Irish broadcaster and writer, Rachael English, to… Continue reading #BookPost: The American Girl by Rachael English (@EnglishRachael) @HachetteIre
I have never bought so many books in one month, as I did in April 2017 – 23!! Everywhere I turned, there seemed to be books on sale for bargain prices. As I bought too many to include in one post, I have split April’s book haul into two posts. You can read Part 2 here. […]
I have never bought so many books in one month, as I did in April 2017 - 23!! Everywhere I turned, there seemed to be books on sale for bargain prices. As 23 books are far too many to include in one post, I have split April's book haul into two posts. Part 1 includes books by:… Continue reading #BookHaul: April 2017 – Part 1 #bookbloggers
Today, I bought a second-hand copy of MAESTRA by L.S. Hilton. I heard about this book when it was published last year but I have to admit that I have not read much about it. Here is a description from Amazon UK:'By day Judith Rashleigh is a put-upon assistant at a London auction house. By night… Continue reading New book purchase: ‘Maestra’ by L.S. Hilton (@lshiltonauthor) @BonnierZaffre