Some Kind of Wonderful by Giovanna Fletcher- A heartwarming tale of loss and renewal

Thanks to Michael Joseph and Netgalley for the ARC. I haven't been the biggest fan of Giovanna's fiction in the past. I really didn't get on with Billy and Me so I've tended to avoid it since then. However, I adore all of her other work, and after really enjoying Happy Mum Happy Baby earlier …

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Turtles All The Way Down by John Green- I don’t get it!

CW: Anxiety and OCD I'm so sad that I didn't enjoy this one! The Fault in our Stars is still my favourite book of all time and John Green's work as an author and a Vlogbrother has helped me and continues to help me so much on a weekly basis. I know how worried he …

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The Creakers by Tom Fletcher- A delightfully disgusting adventure!

The one word that Tom Fletcher has used repeatedly to describe his second novel in the lead up to its release is 'disgusting', and I have to say I completely agree with him (in a good way!) How would you feel if you woke up one day to find all of the grown-ups had disappeared? …

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The Christmasaurus by Tom Fletcher- Magical for so many reasons!

I've been reading like there's no tomorrow recently, so I thought I'd try my hand at book blogging! To get started and to celebrate the release of Tom Fletcher's new novel 'The Creakers' this week, (review to follow shortly) I thought I'd repost my review of Tom's debut 'The Christmasaurus.' Enjoy! This review was originally …

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Challenging the timey-wimey patriarchy: The Doctor SHOULD be a woman!

On Sunday, when it was announced that Jodie Whittaker was the 13th Doctor I was surprised by my own reaction. I would usually squeal and giggle at this type of news, but when Jodie was revealed from underneath that hood, I started crying and shaking with disbelief and joy. I'd hoped they would be brave …

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