2016 Reading Challenge · Books · Review

Review: When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr

  Finished 15/10/2016 HarperCollins Children’s (2008) (first published 1971) | 246 pages 3/5 stars Technically, I’m a few years late with reading this. At university I took a children’s literature module where this was one of the key texts, and each of us were divided into groups and made to do a presentation of a… Continue reading Review: When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit by Judith Kerr

2016 Reading Challenge · Books · Review

Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Finished 28/09/2016 Sphere (2014) (first published 2013) | 550 pages 5/5 stars It’s no secret: I judge books by their authors. When I found out about this “debut” from mysterious (note: not mysterious) author Robert Galbraith, I truly believed I’d find so much fault with this book that I’d never want to read it again.… Continue reading Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Creative Writing · NaNoWriMo 2016

It’s Beginning… (NaNoWriMo 2016)

October 1st hit on Saturday, and the website was finally refreshed. Everyone’s buzzing – novels are being thought up, characters are being talked to. NaNoWriMo begins in less than a month. Last year, at this point I wasn’t really feeling it. I remember writing a blog post about how I didn’t really want to participate… Continue reading It’s Beginning… (NaNoWriMo 2016)