What I read in December

I can’t believe it… my last monthly ‘what I read’ post of 2021! I’ve really loved tracking my reading in 2021 (and have been doing so since 2018) and sharing my thoughts. Sadly these have been some of my least-viewed and engaged with blog posts so I don’t think I will continue this series nextContinue reading “What I read in December”

Blogmas Part Five: 2021 Wrap Up

Well here we are, the last part of my mini ‘Blogmas’ series and my last but one post of 2021! If you’ve been following my blog for a while, you’ll know I’ve been doing these annual wrap up posts for a few years – I’ll link my previous posts below! 2018 2019 2020 January 2021Continue reading “Blogmas Part Five: 2021 Wrap Up”

Blogmas Part Four: Blogging Goals Review

Back at the start of this year (2021) I wrote a post about my blogging goals for the year. Looking back on those goals now, it would be easy to feel like a failure as I’ve only achieved one of the three goals (and that was only really for half of the year!). But IContinue reading “Blogmas Part Four: Blogging Goals Review”

A “Bookish Blogmas” Part Three: My take on the “negative reviews” debate

What’s this all about? A few months ago (probably about 10 months ago by the time this blog goes live) I saw another blogger talking about the ‘negative reviews’ debate. You’ll have to accept my apologies – I can’t remember who shared the post to link it, but if it was you, please leave yourContinue reading “A “Bookish Blogmas” Part Three: My take on the “negative reviews” debate”

A “Bookish Blogmas” Part Two: My 5 best books of 2021!

At the start of the year, I shared my five favourite books I read in 2020. I’ve been recording everything I’ve read in 2021 in monthly ‘what I read’ posts – you can find all of these in the ‘Books + Films’ section of this site. This year I’ve read a total of 25 booksContinue reading “A “Bookish Blogmas” Part Two: My 5 best books of 2021!”

A ‘Bookish Blogmas’ Part One: My Auto-buy Authors

Hello, and welcome to the first part of my mini “Bookish Blogmas” series! In this instalment I’m going to be talking about my ‘auto-buy’ authors. What is an auto-buy author? An auto-buy author is someone who’s work you will purchase without needing to know any other information about it. I don’t need to read theContinue reading “A ‘Bookish Blogmas’ Part One: My Auto-buy Authors”