Best of 2019 ft. Shades of Magic, Avengers, Avatar and The Umbrella Academy

Best of 2019 ft. Shades of Magic, Avengers, Avatar and The Umbrella Academy

Hello and welcome to my best of 2019! It feels mad that we're not only wrapping up a year but a decade too (though I haven't done a decade count down, I honestly don't know if my opinions over the past 10 years are still the same!). The Reading Corner My Goodreads challenge was to [...]

January Wrap Up: Fantasy books, 80s films and KonMarie

January Wrap Up: Fantasy books, 80s films and KonMarie

Hello one and all and welcome to my first ever monthly wrap up. I've been doing these every three months but I thought I'd expand my wrap ups to beyond books and that means each post would be longer. So, let's begin! The Reading Corner Spellslinger - Sebastian de Castell Kellan belongs to a people [...]

Normal People Delves into the Uncertainty of Youth

Normal People Delves into the Uncertainty of Youth

Normal People | Sally Rooney ★★★ Connell wished he knew how other people conducted their private lives, so that he could copy by example. Normal People follows two Irish teenagers, Marianne and Connell, who belong to different worlds. Marianne is the rich, intelligent outcast who no one speaks to and Connell, whose mother cleans Marianne's [...]