We Need to Talk About Putin: How the West Gets Him Wrong - Mark Galeotti Hands up, who remember that time I reviewed a book about the Romanoffs and complained that I didn't know very much about Russia? Well, around the same time as I read that book I picked this one from Netgalley firstly… Continue reading We need to talk about Putin
What She Found in the Woods - Josephine Angelini Confession: I requested this when it popped up on Netgalley for purely nostalgic reasons. You see, back in my Twilight days I had a Josephine Angelini book called Starcrossed which was one of those doomed YA romances but with Greek Gods. I remember absolutely bloody loving… Continue reading What She Found in the Woods
We Are Not Okay - Natalia Gomez When I was at school it felt like there were children's books and there were adult books and nothing in between. I think teenage years at my school would have been so much easier to navigate if more books like this had existed. This was a pretty hard… Continue reading We are not okay
All We Could Have Been - T E Carter Well this was a lot more than I bargained for. This is a tragic tale that covers pretty much everything from murder, OCD, PTSD, self harm... School issues... Did I miss anything? Probably. I got around to reading this around the same time that I decided… Continue reading All We Could Have Been
I am what I am but what I am is not one thing, not one gender. I live with doubleness. -Jeanette Winterson. This book was so good and this moment in particular was such a great one to read during Pride month!
If Only - Melanie Murphy Its been super hot over the past few weeks, and I don't know about you, but when it is roasting outside I just want to sit down and read a fun, contemporary book. You know what I mean? Which is why I chose the beginning of July to settle down… Continue reading If Only
Frankissstein: A Love Story - Jeanette Winterson Things I have learned while reading this: I need much, much more Jeanette Winterson in my life I should really re-read Frankenstein No longer working in robotics is one of the best things that has ever happened to me. You might be wondering about that last one -… Continue reading Frankissstein: A Love Story