Bookish Lifestyle Wrap-up

2017 in Books & Top 5 of the Year

Another year is over and for the first time in a very long time, I can say I’m glad. It’s not that I had a bad year. It was certainly not perfect, but it was better than the one before. I changed jobs, visited new countries, made new friendships, ended a couple toxic ones, started …

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Review: Origin

The fifth book in the Robert Langdon series follows the classic Brown model but explores themes that are disturbingly relevant. It asks the questions that will leave you thinking and provides answers that will chill you to the bone. 3.5/5*

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Travelling with books: Christmas in London

There’s nothing like a little travelling adventure. Escaping from the routine for a while, whether it’s an exotic holiday or just a weekend trip, is a great way to recharge, explore and treat yourself. The last one is particularly important with Christmas on the horizon. Visiting new places and experiencing new cultures is, in my …

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October Wrap-up & TBR

My October has been insane so I must admit reading was not at the top of my priority list. I still managed to squeeze some bookish goodness into my days though. I am a slow reader at my best, simply because I don’t like to rush through books and I want to enjoy escaping to …

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Review: Shadow and Bone

Few books have ever managed to make me so angry and frustrated. 3/5* Shadow and Bone is the first instalment in Leigh Bardugo’s Grisha Trilogy. It is a story of a lonely refugee Alina Starkov, who discovers a dormant power that could be the key to setting her war-ravaged country free. To be able to …

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