Bookish Posts

Top Ten Tuesday: Retellings I Want to Read

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week it’s a freebie so I chose a previous TTT topic which is Retellings I Want to Read. I’ve broadened this out to include fairy tales, literature, and mythology as sources of inspiration. A Court of Thorns and Roses This loose…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Retellings I Want to Read

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Top Ten Tuesday: Childhood Favourites

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Childhood Favourites. I think lots of us will be reminiscing about the stories we were introduced to as children. All of these books hold a special place in my heart. A Little Princess I adored this charming riches to rags…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Childhood Favourites

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Top Ten Tuesday: Unpopular Bookish Opinions

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Unpopular Bookish Opinions. I’m not sure if all of these are unpopular, but here goes nothing! Audiobooks count as reading I listen to audiobooks as a way of reading more and recommend them! They are brilliant especially…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Unpopular Bookish Opinions

Book Reviews

Book Review: Ayesha At Last by Uzma Jalaluddin

Synopsis Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on. Her dreams of being a poet have been overtaken by a demanding teaching job. Her boisterous Muslim family, and numerous (interfering) aunties, are professional naggers. And her flighty young cousin, about to reject her one hundredth marriage proposal, is a constant reminder that Ayesha is still single. Ayesha might…… Continue reading Book Review: Ayesha At Last by Uzma Jalaluddin

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Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Books Released In the Last Ten Years

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is Favourite Books Released In the Last Ten Years. Kudos to Goodreads because my memory is terrible haha. I have listed these books by the year they were first published in the UK. 2009 – The Help I…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Favourite Books Released In the Last Ten Years