The Hate U Give (THUG) – mini review

"A hairbrush is not a gun" What an obvious statement...it doesn't make sense. None of it makes any sense. We live in a world so different, yet all too the same as 1955. Emmett Till never had a voice, so others spoke for him. Injustice and racism is so alive in the world today and… Continue reading The Hate U Give (THUG) – mini review

Book Review – Dorothy Must Die

  Date Finished: 27th April 2015 Star Rating: ★★★★ "And then I thought: bring it on. There's no place like anywhere but here." I'll begin by saying that I had extremely high hopes for this book. A crumbling, vulnerable land of Oz, ruled by none other than our dear Dorothy? Naturally, I was pretty excited. We… Continue reading Book Review – Dorothy Must Die

Charity Haul (part one) 

One of my favourite things to do is explore different charity stores for great book finds. This week, I discovered 12 future (and past) reads.  Northern Lights by Philip Pullman £1 - I always meant to read this when I was a young(er) pup, yet never seemed to get round to it. Hopefully i'll end uo… Continue reading Charity Haul (part one) 

Tolkien Reading Day

The 25th of March has arrived for another year. I turned 19 yesterday, and now it's time for another Tolkien Reading Day. My childhood was filled with the Lord Of The Rings movies, and Novels. I was privileged to truly live in Middle Earth, amongst the immortal Elves, the humble Hobbits and the brave Dwarves.… Continue reading Tolkien Reading Day