#SixforSunday – Brave Characters

Happy Sunday Bibliofriends, Characters Ahoy continues this week in Six For Sunday and now we're thinking about Brave Characters. Bravery seems to be a "must-have" trait in all SFF books. If characters don't start out with it, then they usually always have to pluck some up Cowardly-Lion-style before the final battle at the end of... Continue Reading →

#SixforSunday – Role Models

Happy Sunday Bibliofriends, We're continuing the Characters Ahoy theme this week in Six For Sunday and this week is all about Role Models. This was probably the hardest category of all four prompts this month to write for. Role Models are so personal to each person based on what motivates them so the characters here... Continue Reading →

#BookTag – Sunshine Blogger Award

Good morning Bibliofriends, Last week I received my first ever Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination from Alex over at Mybookworld24! I have seen this going round so many times on people’s blogs that I’m so excited to finally get a chance at doing my own! Rules(1) Thank the person who nominated you and provide a link... Continue Reading →

#SixforSunday – Clever Characters

Happy Sunday Bibliofriends, There's a brand new theme for this month's Six For Sunday lists and I'm so excited to get stuck in to Characters Ahoy! I think we can really underestimate at times just how important some characters are to stories and the way that we as readers interact with them - particularly those... Continue Reading →

May TBR

Hey Biblifriends, We’re nearing the middle of May so I thought I’d better post my May TBR already... 🙈😂 April’s OWLs Magical Readathon was so brilliant and I’m thrilled I passed 11 of my 12 exams, but I’ve got to admit, it’s really knocked the stuffing out of me! It’s almost like I binged on... Continue Reading →

Greek Mythology Tag

To me, myths and legends form the absolute baseline for the tradition which today we call storytelling. I recently listened to Stephen Fry’s Mythos audiobook and it has reignited my love all things mythical. I was so excited when Umairah @Sereadipity tagged me in this Greek Mythology Tag that she found Lau Reads’ blog, that it... Continue Reading →

Happy World Book Day!

It's World Book Day everyone! Working as a Year 6 teacher in a primary school we get to have loads of fun by dressing up as our favourite book characters. I always dread the drive to work, just in case you get pulled over or have an accident and end up having to explain your... Continue Reading →

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