Note: so, as it turns out, 500 words is far too short to write anything even slightly cohesive. I’m instead going to aim for a maximum of 750 words: just enough to get a point across, but not enough to fill the review with rambling. Let’s see how this goes. Finished 18/12/2016 Harvill Press (2000)… Continue reading Norwegian Wood by Haruki Murakami
Happy New Year! December got really quite busy for me, and I regretted almost immediately creating that page in my journal regarding my posting schedule. But hey, at least I had… hopes and dreams. It just happened I didn’t fulfil them. Bleh. Review System My book review posts are going to change slightly from now… Continue reading New Year Schedule (+ December Reading Wrap-Up)
For obvious reasons, my reading habits have faltered over the past few months. I’ve definitely slipped back into not involving it within my routine as easily as I have over the rest of the year, unfortunately. And that makes me sad. I’m hoping to really get back to it from now on – there’s still… Continue reading October and November Reading Wrap-Up
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
I hit my 2016 reading target with two months to spare! 12 books in 2016 – quite a small target, really, but I’m so pleased I managed it. I’ve now officially read the most books in a year that I have for the past few years. For 2017 I’ll definitely set a higher goal, and… Continue reading 2016 Reading Goal Completed! – New Challenge?