I'm a huge Karen M. McManus fan, and I reviewed One of Us is Lying here and One of Us is Next here. So when I saw the chance to get on a blog tour for this incredible book with The Write Reads, I jumped at it. I absolutely loved this complicated family drama between estranged cousins and their mysterious grandmother. Rating: 5 stars
Finally my incredibly reading-slumpy October is over, and I can start fresh before clearurshit! I read 12 books, a total of 4391 pages and my average rating was 4.56 out of 5 stars - so at least all the books I did read were excellent!
Steph created the Six For Sunday challenge, and this quarter's prompts are here! My family as I usually define it is either my weird and wacky parents and siblings, or me and my best friend. Given that I don't even know how to fit into my bio family, I'm going with me and my best … Continue reading #SixforSunday : Characters that would fit in my family
Steph created the Six For Sunday challenge, and this quarter's prompts are here! This week I'm looking at my favourite authors to follow. I'm doing a 6+1 version of this one. Six authors who's work I follow religiously - my 'insta-buy' authors - and one author who you should be all following on twitter. My … Continue reading #SixforSunday : Favourite Authors to Follow
The Stats: PAGES READ IN JANUARY: 2472 pages across 9 books. SO FAR IN 2020: 2472 pages across 9 books. January: My January reads with an average rating of 4.00/5 The Last Jedi by Jason Fry: 3.5 stars (review here)An expanded novelisation of the Star Wars The Last Jedi movie. Point Blanc by Anthony Horowitz: … Continue reading January Wrap Up
"Who do you want to be? The guy who goes along or the guy who stands up? This is the time to decide." This has been one of my most highly anticipated reads and is out in the UK tomorrow. I'm glad it was so early in the year so I can get my hands … Continue reading One of Us is Next, by Karen McManus (Review)
I guess we're almost friends now, or as friendly as you can get when you're not one hundred percent sure the other person isn't framing you for murder. Less than a week until the release of One of Us is Next so I just had to reread One of Us is Lying to catch myself … Continue reading One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus (Review)
I had to force myself not to throw in a Christmas Wrapping pun in the title, and I'm very proud of myself. This has been a surprisingly productive month, considering how busy work was and the fact that I was assassinated by the flu for a full week (and by Star Wars fanfiction). A good … Continue reading December Wrap Up and 2019 Stats!
January: One of Us is Next - Karen McManus: The sequel to One of Us is Lying is one of my most anticipated 2020 reads, and thankfully the first one I'll be getting! After the events of OOUIL, copycat gossip apps have been popping up all over the place but not quite managing to meet … Continue reading My 2020 Pre-orders so far: