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Our Endless Numbered Days – Claire Fuller

“I would be able to stand and walk back through the trees into the clearing and hear the regular beat of the axe as my father chopped the wood, and I would call out to him ‘Squirrel for dinner!’ And tomorrow afternoon, I would meet Reuben in the rock forest. He would be lounging against…

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More Than This – Patrick Ness

“I wanted so badly for there to be more. I ached for there to be more than my crappy little life.’ He shakes his head. ‘And there was more. I just couldn’t see it.” Published: May 2014 Publisher: Walker Books Genre: YA Fiction My copy of More Than This has the quote “Just read it”…

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An Ode to the Kingston Waterstones

Books Are My Bag (those nice book people with the orange tote bags) and BookBridgr have teamed up and are asking Book Bloggers to write about their favourite local bookshop. Frankly, I doubt any of us really need the encouragement- I spend more time in bookshops than is probably healthy and my favourite local, the…

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Showcase Sunday #3

Aiming to showcase my newest books or book related swag and to see what everyone else received for review, borrowed from libraries and bought in bookshops. This week: Stig of the Dump, David Copperfield and Where’d You Go Bernadette.

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Showcase Sunday #2

Aiming to showcase my newest books or book related swag and to see what everyone else received for review, borrowed from libraries and bought in bookshops. This week: Goodbye to all That, Notes from Walnut Tree Farm and A Pelican Introduction to Revolutionary Russia.