Year-a-thon: January Wrap Up

January’s Year-a-thon theme was to choose a colour and then read books with that coloured cover. For this I chose Black. I felt like this left me with a lot of options of books to choose from. Books I completed: Books I’m still reading: all up I completed 4 books and am continuing on with…

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My Grandma

2020 has started off on a sadder note for myself and my family with the loss of my tough, blunt and kind Grandmother. She fell ill earlier in 2019 and due to this illness was unable to attend George and my wedding. She headed to hospital to receive IV antibiotics but went home every afternoon…

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Queen of Nothing by Holly Black

Queen of Nothingby Holly Black #3 Folk of the Air Series Publisher: Little, BrownDate: 2019Pages: 300Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  FantasyDays to Read: 12Purchase Locations: Amazon & Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD He will be destruction of the crown and the ruination of the throne. Power is much easier to acquire than it is to hold onto. Jude learned this lesson when…

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The Ship of the Dead by Rick Riordan

The Ship of the Dead by Rick Riordan #3 Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard Trilogy Publisher: Disney HyperionDate: 2017Pages: 410Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  MythologyDays to Read: 23Purchase Locations: Amazon & Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Scribd Magnus Chase, a once-homeless teen, is a resident of the Hotel Valhalla and one of Odin’s chosen warriors. As the son of Frey,…

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2019 Reading Challenge Wrap Up

During 2019 I decided to take part in the 2019 Reading Challenge created by The Perks of Being Noura. To sum it up the challenge is a list of 52 prompts to read throughout 2019. Of these 50 prompts I managed to read 50 of them! Madness. The only two that I had trouble fulfilling…

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The Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller

Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Publisher: Bloomsbury PublishingDate: 2011Pages: 352Fiction/Non-Fiction: FictionGenre:  Historical Days to Read: 1Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Scribd Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young prince, has been exiled to the court of King Peleus and his perfect son Achilles. By all rights their paths should never cross,…

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Year-a-thon: January

Today marks the beginning of the year-a-thon! The theme for January’s week if the readathon is to choose a colour and only read books with that colour on the cover. I’ve decided to go with…. BLACK I know thats a really easy colour because a lot of books have black on the cover however I…

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Year-a-thon Readathon

I saw this Readathon on Little Book Owls Channel in her video announcing many of the readathons that will be hosted this year. The Year-a-thon takes place over the course of the whole year with a different challenge for one week of each month. It is hosted by five amazing booktubers Ke-sha @ theforsaken707, Alyssa…

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