The Great July Wrap-Up

July is a busy month in the world of book blogging, and I don’t think this was any exception! Alongside a blistering heatwave that saw me cowering on the Tube and fleeing for any available patch of browning grass in my lunch breaks, my TBR list grew exponentially (I’ve still not caught up) and I…

Blog Tour: The One That I Want, by Lynne Shelby

Lynne Shelby’s second book, The One That I Want, just came out- and it’s such a good read that I had to be a part of the blog tour! Find out what I thought of it- plus Lynne’s thoughts on writing and author-dom- below. Interview What made you want to be an author? I can’t remember a…

Summer Comment Challenge sign-up: August

This summer has been a time for trying new things and it doesn’t get much more adventurous than this! *drum roll* Announcing the August Comment Challenge! Run by the lovely Alicia and Lonna from A Kernel of Nonsense and FLYLēF, it’s designed to get to help bloggers interact more with each other, by commenting on and…

Review: The Tall Man, by Phoebe Locke

This book is great: it’s gripping, it’s scary and it’s fascinating. But (confession!) the only thing I could think of when I was reading it was ‘Slenderman’. The Tall Man is, as far as I can tell, a riff on the same thing. He’s an urban legend. He hides in the woods. He comes and…

Looking forward to YALC!

I’ve never been a big one for literary conventions: they’re big and scary and full of people. But at the same time, there’s been so much buzz for YALC that I can’t help but get a little bit excited. What is it? It takes place each year at the London Film and Comic Con, and…