Everyday May

Every now and then I like to set myself a challenge. Because working full time and blogging about books isn’t challenging enough is it? So this month I thought, you know what definitely won’t be more stressful than posting a new blog post every 2 days, posting everyday. Enter Everyday May where, you guessed it,…

New name same ME

So I don’t know if anyone has noticed, but I’ve changed my domain name. We used to be harper-grae.com but I’ve now changed the site to… Reason for the name change, I love this for a bookish blog name because when I read I am just me in my ordinary life on the train, eating…

Post Blogmas Break

I can’t believe Christmas has come and gone for another year! Not only that but my first Blogmas is already over! What?! I was saying to George as we did our usual morning walk that it felt beyond weird to not be posting today. So here I am! I’ve made a few decisions regarding the…

Building My First Bookmas Tree

I know this is a typical bookish blogger/YouTuber thing to do but I really wanted to give it a go.  I’ll be honest, I got right into it, I even asked my fiancé to time lapse it. I genuinely told him it would take me 20 minutes. Cut to not even 5 minutes later and…

Blogmas 2018

Is this even a thing? I know Vlogmas is huge on YouTube but I haven’t heard of Blogmas. Being my first active year with blogging this is not surprising so if it is a thing or not this is how its going to work for me.  Every day from December 1st to December 25th I…

Review: ‘The Blood of Olympus’ By Rick Riordan

‘The Blood of Olympus’ By Rick Riordan Book #5 in the Heroes of Olympus Series Publisher: Disney Hyperion Publish Date: 2014 Pages: 502 Fiction/Non-Fiction: Fiction Genre: Fantasy Purchase Locations: Amazon and Kindle Audible Book Depository Booktopia Dymocks QBD Nico had warned them. Going through the House of Hades would stir the demigods’ worst memories. Their ghosts would become restless….

August Goal Update

The time has come once away to see how my goals are fairing for 2018. I’m going to be honest, I’m on struggle street at the moment with most of my goals. I don’t know if it was the gloominess of August or if I’m just being a lazy bones. But with that in mind,…