Synopsis London, 1666. After the sudden death of her father, thirteen-year-old Lizzie Hopper and her mother take over The White Phoenix – the family bookshop in the shadow of St Paul’s Cathedral. But England is at war with France and everywhere there are whispers of dire prophecies. As rumours of invasion and plague spread, LizzieContinue reading “Blog Tour: The White Phoenix by Catherine Randall”
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Black Lives Matter
Presently, throughout the world, there are protests for Black Lives Matter – protests that stemmed from the murder of an innocent black man by three cowardly, murderous police officers. This event happened in America, but the mistreatment of black people happens all over the world. And although the murder of George Floyd is what promptedContinue reading “Black Lives Matter”
The Sims 4 ‘Grandma’s House’ Speed Build
A Brief Introduction Alright there my lovelies? Welcome to another Sims 4 themed post. You will be seeing a fair few of these from now on, because if you didn’t know, alongside books, The Sims franchise is another great love of mine. I’ve been wanting to do a Sims inspired Youtube channel for years butContinue reading “The Sims 4 ‘Grandma’s House’ Speed Build”
Books I want to read now that my slump is over.
I’ve very recently come out of a nearly 2 year reading slump and now I am hipped, hopped hyped and ready to go on catching up on all the new releases and books I have been accumulating during that difficult time. Some of these books are beginnings of series that I’ve been meaning to readContinue reading “Books I want to read now that my slump is over.”
How to stay sane during lockdown
During these strange times that we are currently living in, it is difficult to know what to do with yourself when you suddenly find yourself with so much spare time. You don’t have to do anything, simply existing is enough, but if you find yourself going a little stir crazy staying inside all day withContinue reading “How to stay sane during lockdown”
Scythe by Neal Shusterman Review
Synopsis What if death was the only thing left to control? In a perfect world, the only way to be die is to be gleaned by a professional scythe. When Citra and Rowan are chosen to be apprentice scythes, they know they option but to learn the art of killing. However, the terrifying responsibility ofContinue reading “Scythe by Neal Shusterman Review”
Hello books, I have missed you.
Back when I first started this blog, books were all I talked about – I literally could not get enough them. I remember the time, many moons ago, when I bought books and actually read them. But then darkness fell, and the reading slump made its way into my life and only now, almost 2Continue reading “Hello books, I have missed you.”
2020 film releases I’m most excited for.
If you didn’t know, I have a degree in a English and film, so films are kind of a big deal to me. My goal in life is to become a screenwriter, so watching upcoming films aren’t just fun, but they can also be considered research. Win win. Today, I’m going to be showing youContinue reading “2020 film releases I’m most excited for.”
The Mystery of the Roanoke Colony.
Hello there and welcome back to another crime/supernatural post. If you haven’t heard of the bizarre story of the Roanoke Colony, first of all where have you been hiding? second of all, please let me fill you in. The disappearance of the Roanoke Colony is America’s oldest unsolved mystery. It traces back to August 1587Continue reading “The Mystery of the Roanoke Colony.”
Lets talk: periods
NOT THE PUNCTUATION. Periods are what affect half the population of mammals on planet earth for a significant part of their life, once a month. If you are a male person then you will most commonly know this time as “the time of the month” or something you believe is happening when a woman disagreesContinue reading “Lets talk: periods”