Neil Gaiman is a bit of a hit or miss author for me, so I did not know what to expect when I picked this novella up. However, after I read it, I thought it was quite a delightful story. The book follows the adventures Odd, a young disabled boy from a Viking family. Odd’s … More Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman
I thought I’d recommend some of my favourite short books today. These books are all 250 pages or less, and really good reads. Convenience Store Woman by Sayaka Murata This is a book that had been translated from Japanese, and is about a 36 year old woman working in a convenience store, who doesn’t really … More Recommedations: Short Books
So I thought I’d talk about some of the stuff I’m currently watching. For obvious reasons, I’ve had a lot more time lately to watch stuff, and here are some of the stuff I’ve been watching. Money Heist I finally jumped onto this bandwagon, and I’m enjoying it immensely. I’m currently watching the second season, … More What I’m currently watching
This is a tag I’ve seen a lot around lately, so I thought it would be fun to do. It has originally been created by Princess of Paperback. 1. Laying in Bed: A Book You Could/Have Read in a Day Lanny by Max Porter is an extremely short book so a unique writing style I … More Stay at Home Book Tag
I read 8 books in the month of April. Overall, it was a pretty average month for me. Here are all the books I had read. An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green (3.5/5) This was a book about a YouTuber who gets catapulted into instant fame after she discovered a mysterious statue. It turns … More April 2020 Wrap Up
So, I thought I’d do this entirely original type of book recommendations (sarcasm intensifies). Here are some popular books, and books with similar concepts, themes etc. If you liked ALIAS GRACE by Margaret Atwood, you might also like BURIAL RITES by Hannah Kent Both these books are set in the 19th century and are about … More Book Recommendations: If you liked …..you might also like….
Disclaimer: I received a free copy of this book from Netgalley. All opinions here are my own. Red Velvet Rake is the fourth book in a series of romance novellas called Sugar and Spice, however I read it as a standalone. It follows Rei Silva, who works at a bakery, and had entered a baking … More Red Velvet Rake by Rosie Chase