Book Review: ‘The Kindness Journal’ by Jaime Thurston

“Kindness is something we all have to give and we all need, regardless of status or background. The current global effort to protect our communities' most vulnerable shows how kindness spreads and that when we are kind to others it lifts our spirits. In The Kindness Journal, Jaime Thurston, founder of the charity 52 Lives, … Continue reading Book Review: ‘The Kindness Journal’ by Jaime Thurston


Book Review: ‘The Mask Falling’ by Samantha Shannon

“Paige Mahoney has eluded death again. Snatched from the jaws of captivity and consigned to a safe house in the Scion Citadel of Paris, she finds herself caught between those factions that seek Scion's downfall and those who would kill to protect the Rephaim's puppet empire.The mysterious Domino Programme has plans for Paige, but she … Continue reading Book Review: ‘The Mask Falling’ by Samantha Shannon

Contemporary Romance Recommendations

I hope you’ve all been doing okay! This year has started weird, and once again we’re in lockdown, with things getting worse and worse. I can only hope there’s a light at the end of this tunnel.  Contemporary romances, or romances in general, aren’t my usual genre of choice - I tend to read fantasy … Continue reading Contemporary Romance Recommendations

200 Books of 2020: A Year in Review

I read over 100 books in the second half of 2020 (115 I think), and many of them were truly extraordinary, so understandably I had a hard time deciding on my ten favourites! For this reason, I included another five in Honourable mentions below. I honestly had a great year when it comes to books (everything else … Continue reading 200 Books of 2020: A Year in Review

What I Read in December

December has been a weird one. I managed to go home to Poland for Christmas, and even though we couldn’t spend it as a whole family, it was still nice to see my family. We ended up doing a (mini) family dinner on the 22nd, even if we normally celebrate on the Christmas Eve and … Continue reading What I Read in December