What I’ve Been Reading!

Although I have a couple of books on the go, a lot of my reading, lately, has been made up of various interesting magazines and short novella's/poems. When I was younger I used to buy the typical 'women's' magazines, such as Cosmopolitan and Company, unwilling to part with  £3-4 but wanting to read something that …

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Hong Kong Adventure!

I have some extremely exciting news that I have been sitting on for a while (since Easter). I stated in my About page that I was a recent English Literature graduate hoping to teach English as a foreign language. After completing my Trinity CertTESOL course last September and spending the past 6/7 months working full-time …

Persephone Finds!

Once again, the Oxfam Bookshop I volunteer in has provided me with two beautiful (and in perfect condition) Persephone books. I have no idea who keeps wanting to give away their Persephone's, but I am forever grateful. My collection is gradually getting bigger and the majority of them are secondhand! So, this week I found: …

New Books!

I may have splurged out on some new books yesterday when I passed by my local Waterstones but I do not regret it one bit! I am extremely excited about these three books, pictured above, and cannot wait to get around to reading them. Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - I have been wanting to …

New Books!

I wasn't planning on putting up these new books (which I bought for myself last week) but I am currently trying to get on top of my reading so I can get ahead with my book reviews for 2014. Recently I have been reading books then writing up my thoughts on my blog almost straight …