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A Little Trip to Hay-On-Wye: The Town of Books

Hay-On-Wye, since the first time I visited it, has always held a special place in my heart. Being the self-confessed literature lover that I am, it’s really no surprise that the aptly nicknamed ‘Town of Books’ is a favourite place of mine. I could have written this blog post dozens of times before, but somehow… Continue reading A Little Trip to Hay-On-Wye: The Town of Books

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January Favourites 

Ok so I know it may be a little late but I’ve been totally not feeling up to blogging for a while. Finally feeling motivated so here I am! HIIII!  I’ve seen so many people doing ‘favourites’ posts and I really enjoy doing them myself so I think I’m going to start doing them each… Continue reading January Favourites 

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My 2017 ‘To Be Read’ List

I want to read more. Yes, I am an English Literature student, and yes, I do read a lot. However, it’s very rare these days that I get to read for myself, to read books that I choose for once. For this reason, I have compiled a little ‘to be read’ list.  – The Harry Potter series. … Continue reading My 2017 ‘To Be Read’ List

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What I Got For Christmas 2016

I’ve been so excited to do this post since I posted last years version. I’m so nosy and love seeing what other people had as gifts, so I thought I’d show you all what I got.  – Blu Rays I was so lucky to get some lovely blu ray DVDs from my Mam and boyfriend.… Continue reading What I Got For Christmas 2016

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Dream Big

We’ve all got dreams, some big, some small. You may dream of a holiday in the tropics, of winning the lottery or having the fastest sports car. You may dream of having the ‘perfect’ life, a nice house, a partner and three gorgeous little kids. Dreams vary from person to person and can change faster… Continue reading Dream Big

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When books come to life

You may or may not know that I’m a self-confessed literature nerd. I study it, I read outside of my studies and books are basically my life. This being said, I am not one of those literature lovers that despise film adaptions of novels, in fact I get so excited about them. I thought I’d… Continue reading When books come to life

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Five books that changed my life

Today I want to talk about some books that I would say have changed my life. That sounds dramatic, and I don’t mean they’ve completely changed me overnight, but all of the books I want to talk about have had an impact on me in some way, whether that be challenging views I hold, or… Continue reading Five books that changed my life

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A coffee date with…myself

It’s nice to spend time alone, sometimes. It’s nice to just chill and relax, forgetting all your worries and cares. As I’m writing this, I am sat alone in Costa where I have just eaten a late lunch, had a tea and cake and read in preparation for my lecture tomorrow (Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night if… Continue reading A coffee date with…myself

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Book Tag 

Today’s post is another different one for me. I’ve been tagged by the lovely Emily of https://readyourtroublesaway.wordpress.com/ to do this amazing book tag, and it’s a must read for any fellow bibliophiles! Here goes! 1. Read only series or standalones?  I don’t really read series’. I do have The Hunger Games trilogy say on my… Continue reading Book Tag 

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What I Got For Christmas 2015

What I got for Christmas ….To be honest I’ve been debating writing this post because I don’t want to come across all braggy and spoiled, but lots of people from the blogging community have done it and I figured that these are gifts that I’m so so grateful for, so why not show them off?!… Continue reading What I Got For Christmas 2015