💀 Gideon the Ninth Cross-stitch 💀

I’m back with more cross-stitch! In case you missed my earlier posts, I got into cross stitching in Lockdown, and have been at stitching some of my favourite characters and quotes. Honestly, I can’t draw haha so I guess this is my way of doing fan art. Or fan sewing. I’ve wanted to do HarrowContinue reading “💀 Gideon the Ninth Cross-stitch 💀”

New Years Reading Challenge

Hey there! Today’s post is ‘The New Year’s Reading Challange’ – a big thanks to Sabrina from Notes From A Paper Plane Nomad for tagging me.5 I think its a great way to make sure I actually keep to my New Years reading resolutions for once… Rules: Link back to the original creator (The Corner of Laura) and linkContinue reading “New Years Reading Challenge”

Feminist Fairytales: ‘The Language Of Thorns’ Review

Some of the stories were dark Name: The Language Of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic Author: Leigh Bardugo Illustrator: Sara Kipin Published: 2017 Love speaks in flowers. Truth requires thorns. A collection of six lavishly illustrated stories filled with betrayals, romance and revenge. Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, ofContinue reading “Feminist Fairytales: ‘The Language Of Thorns’ Review”

The 2020 Book Tag

I thought this was a great tag to celebrate the near death of 2020! I was tagged by the lovely Riddhi B. over at Whispering Stories (I’ve linked the site, check it out! Their book reviews are brilliant 🙂 ). Rules: Link back to the original creator, Phoenix @Books With Wings Thank the person who taggedContinue reading “The 2020 Book Tag”

Don’t Judge A Book By It’s Age Rating: Silver On The Tree Review

Name: Silver On The Tree (Book Five Of TheDark Is Rising Sequence) Author: Susan Cooper Published: 1977 The six servants of the Light – the Drew children, Will, Bran and the mysterious Merriman – have reached their last, desperate fight against the forces of the Dark. They face one final, daunting task: to find theContinue reading “Don’t Judge A Book By It’s Age Rating: Silver On The Tree Review”

#TTT: Top Ten Books I Want For Christmas

Hey everyone! This week’s prompt is all about books I want for Christmas… I can’t belive that IT’S IN THREE DAYS! The tag was originally created by The Broke and the Bookish but is now hosted over at That Artsy Reader Girl. What books do you want for Christmas (or if you don’t celebrate it,Continue reading “#TTT: Top Ten Books I Want For Christmas”

#Cinema Sunday: One Day Film vs Book

Hey everyone! Today, I thought I’d take a step back from books (shocking, I know) to review a book adaptation I watched this week. Cinema Sunday is a really fun tag hosted over at Escape 2 Fiction and I thought I’d give it a go. I can’t work out if that site no longer existsContinue reading “#Cinema Sunday: One Day Film vs Book”

‘How The King Of Elfhame Learned To Hate Stories’ (review and my fav. art)

*cue fangirl screaming* Name: How The King Of Elfhame Learned To Hate Stories Author: Holly Black Illustrator: Rovina Cai Published: 2020 I can’t find a good blurb for this book – none of them properly express just how gorgeous this book is. I’m worried this post won’t be able to either. (Another reason I’m worriedContinue reading “‘How The King Of Elfhame Learned To Hate Stories’ (review and my fav. art)”

#TTT: Books I Want To Reread

Hey everyone! Top Ten Tuesdays is a weekly tag originally created by The Broke and the Bookish but is now hosted over at That Artsy Reader Girl. Today’s prompt is all about books I want to reread. Most of these are books I think I read too young, and could appreciate more now I’m a bit older… butContinue reading “#TTT: Books I Want To Reread”

2 Tags And A Whole Lot Of Gifs

Does what it says on the tin 🙂 Sunshine Blogger Award I was nominated by Cherry Blossom Books (find a link to their site here). Check it out – they write great book reviews! The Rules •Thank the blogger who nominated you. Do this in your blog post and include a link to their site. •AnswerContinue reading “2 Tags And A Whole Lot Of Gifs”