Firstly, I’d like to say that my rating in no way reflects the controversy surrounding this book. My rating is based on the fact that I found it slow, mostly boring, the world-building lacking and a pointless ‘romance’. I would enjoy it enough as I was reading it, but only in certain parts. I wouldn’t… Read More Carve the Mark review and response to criticism
Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops by Jen Campbell My rating: 5 of 5 stars It’s so good finding out I’m not alone in dealing with weird customers. I used to work at a stationery store and had a couple of weird customers but not too many. I also worked at a shoe store that… Read More
Hello everyone, I have so many exciting announcements regarding my bookish jewellery business. Firstly, we’re almost done with our rep search on Instagram! There have been so many beautiful entries and I know I’m going to have such a hard time choosing the winners. Secondly, I’ve opened my own online store! The address is http://www.belleregalia.com.… Read More My Bookish Online Store: Belle Regalia
Hello everyone, Can you believe it’s already June? I’ve been at my new job for 7 months now, holy wow is it even new anymore?? Just a little over 4 months and I wil be heading to the U.S oh my gosh I’m so nervous and excited! Anyway, May was a good month for reading,… Read More May Wrap Up
I was lucky enough to get tickets to the sold out event to see Hanya Yanagihara in conversation in Melbourne at the Athenaeum theatre, put on by the Wheeler Centre. My friend messaged me to tell me about it and we booked tickets a week in advance just as they had upgraded the location due to… Read More Hanya Yanagihara in Conversation at the Athenaeum
Hello everyone, Sorry for the long time, no see, but I assure you it was for a good reason! When I first started this blog I was working at a discount shoe store part time. The store went through a lot of changes and I was being bounced around to different stores and basically… Read More Life Update: I’m a bookseller!
Hello friends, it’s been a while! Sorry about that, I will be doing a sweet catch-up post on what has been happening in my life and what my bookish goals for 2016 are so don’t worry! For now let’s talk about 2015. Did you participate in any reading challenges? I saw the Popsugar Reading Challenge… Read More 2015 Popsugar Reading Challenge Complete!