Michael Crichton Fun Times!

Michael Crichton is an author I had heard a lot about but hadn’t ever really thought to read. Luckily for me, Crichton is my partner’s favourite author of all time, ever. I have therefore had the chance to read several Crichton’s with many more awaiting me! Through my partner’s immense Michael… View Post

A new beginning

Hi everyone! This is just a quick post to announce my new blog :) I started over at joyofbooksandtea.blogspot.com and have finally been able to migrate across to a self-hosted WordPress blog! It has been quite an ordeal – and it’s only just beginning! Argh! I certainly am learning a… View Post

The List

I really love it when I come across a book that is truly hilarious. Hilarious in that I have trouble controlling my self whilst reading on public transport. I read this book over a couple of days on the train to and from work, and several times I laughed out… View Post

Review: Talon #1 by Julie Kagawa

  I read this a few months ago. I should really start getting better at writing reviews closer to the time I finished the book … Hopefully this will happen in the future!This was my first Julia Kagawa book and I must say, I was pretty impressed. I’ve heard about… View Post

Shadow and Bone (Grisha #1) by Leigh Bardugo

The Shadow Fold, a swathe of impenetrable darkness, crawling with monsters that feast on human flesh, is slowly destroying the once-great nation of Ravka. Alina, a pale, lonely orphan, discovers a unique power that thrusts her into the lavish world of the kingdom’s magical elite—the Grisha. Could she be the… View Post