My 2018 Book List

In 2017, I had set myself the goal of reading a book each month of the new year and much to my surprise, I actually did it! Reading has always been something that I've enjoyed, ever since a desperate longing to be Matilda from a young age so it’s been wonderful to focus more of my [...]

Advertisements

Things that were missing in the Harry Potter films…

I'm sure I speak for all Harry Potter fans when I say that there were a lot of great aspects of the book that were missing the films. Of course, I'm aware that the films would have been 10 hours long if absolutely everything was included. But, would I have watched 10 hours of Harry Potter with [...]

26 things you’ll understand if you’re still obsessed with Harry Potter

I just want to preface this by saying that a few weeks ago I listened to the philosopher's stone soundtrack whilst on a flight – staring out of the window, trying not to sob. It was perhaps the best thing to happen ever. 10/10 would recommend to a friend. Harry Potter is without any shadow [...]

Confessions of a Bad Feminist

One of the best things I've ever read has to be a collection of essays by Roxane Gay, she is an absolute goddess and the mastermind behind "Bad Feminist." It completely reaffirmed my beliefs and taught me a lot about how I conduct myself (particularly around other women.) There is nobody on this planet that [...]

8 of my Favourite Coming-of-Age Novels

I’m not sure what it is about teenage angst and romance that cheers me up on a dreary day but boy does it! I guess the main appeal is that they are so relatable and more often than none, have a happy ending. Anyway, I realised that a handful of my favourite novels are coming [...]