Time Travelling with a Hamster by Ross Welford (Book Review)

I enjoyed it, but not in the way I thought I would! This was a complete cover buy! I needed a second book to make up my 2 for £7 deal and the words 'with a hamster' drew me in straight away. It is the debut novel by Ross Welford, published in 2015! I've tried…

Wonder by R. J. Palacio (Book Review)

A childrens/middle grade debut novel by book jacket designer R.J.Palacio will have you crying one minute and laughing the next. This novel is warm, up-lifting and accessible to all ages! It seriously might be one of my favourite books of the year! Beautifully written, Wonder follows the coming-of-age story of Auggie Pullman, a young boy…

The Perfect Cookie for the Sitter-Downers (PEANUT BUTTER COOKIE RECIPE)

I'm not a big lover of peanut butter, but these cookies are absolutely amazing!  I found the recipe when wanting cookies, but not having any butter or oil! They just turned out to also be great for the sit-downers of the world! With some low fat peanut butter, they are considered Skinny Cookies. Take away…

One Of Us Is Lying by Karen. M. McManus (Book Review)

One Of Us Is Lying is the mystery YA/Coming-of-age debut novel by the author Karen. M. McManus, and was June's featured read in the Bookboxclub! (Find the unboxings here). It also made the New York Bestsellers list on the 28th June! Following the Bayview four, during detention - Simon, Bayviews school gossip - is murdered;…

Writing: Don’t worry about how long it takes!

I had something really nice scheduled for this weeks post, but instead of peanut butter cookies, a perfect treat for all us writers may I just add, I've decided to write this! I always find that writing is the easiest way for me to express myself, and even make me decide what's best in some…

Life Lessons in the Schoolroom – Schoolroom Scandals Unboxing

BookBoxClub June 2017 A new month means a new bookboxclub box! This is my second box of (hopefully) many more and instead of one, it had two books to add to my to be read pile! I enjoyed Sebastien de Castells Spellslinger so much (find my review here) that I have no doubt I'll enjoy this one!…