Hello all. As I’m sure most of you lovely bloggers and readers are aware, Lionel Shriver recently bashed Penguin Random House for their intentions to continue to pursue BAME talents. She basically said that by pursuing BAME authors PRH were compromising on quality… As if people of colour can’t write books as excellent as white… Read More In Light of Lionel Shriver… Some recent favourites from BAME authors!
I can’t tell you how excited I was when I unwrapped this book in the February FairyLoot box. I’ve always been a big lover of fairytales and folklore so I was so excited to read The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert. ‘Alice’s life on the road is always a step ahead of the strange bad luck biting… Read More The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
I’m going to be revealing all the wonderful goodies I got in the Feb FairyLoot this year! I knew as soon as I saw the theme was ‘Twisted Tales’ that I was going to love everything in this box, and hot damn, FairyLoot did not disappoint. *spoilers ahead* I got these incredibly creepy and enticing… Read More February FairyLoot Unboxing!
I’ve been craving a YA voice that I can love for so long and finally, after picking up this book, I found it. There’s something so refreshing and familiar about Penny. The familiarity of the small town girl with a suspenseful storyline is chilling and welcoming, easy to fall into, and it pairs so well… Read More The Wicked Deep by Shea Ernshaw
A Writer’s Journey Hi all, Welcome to the first segment of my writing journey. I’m really happy to be able to share these experiences with you, and I hope you stick around to see some of the wonderful places I find and read the novel chatter I throw out to the blogosphere. After receiving many… Read More Writing at Vagabond, Holloway Road