Library book haul

I’m a big fan of libraries. The people there are friendly, the sense of community is heart warming, and it’s the only place you can have a guilt-free book haul – what’s not to love?! Throughout my last shift at the library, I managed to squirrel away some books from the recent returns to take home myself – let’s get into it… … More Library book haul

Why You Should Read Children’s Books, Even Though You Are So Old And Wise ★★★★

This book gives you an introduction to all the key functions of children’s books – at only 63 pages long, it’s unreasonable to expect much depth. The aim, it seems, is to persuade you, a stuck-up adult, to read those children’s books you stick your nose up at. But I have to question whether anyone who falls into that category will actually pick up the book in the first place, read it, and change their minds. … More Why You Should Read Children’s Books, Even Though You Are So Old And Wise ★★★★

Top Ten Tuesday: The Ten Most Recent Additions to My To-Read List

We’re back for a second day in a row for our regular instalment of Top Ten Tuesday!

This week’s theme is our most recent additions to our to-read lists. The way I’m defining this isn’t a physical list of books I want to read (I’m not organised enough for that, plus my Goodreads to-read shelf is woefully out-of-date), but books from a whole jumble of places. Let’s get into it. … More Top Ten Tuesday: The Ten Most Recent Additions to My To-Read List