2016: A Year in Books

  Finally we’ve said goodbye to what seems to have been a horrible year. Never has the need for escapism been so high. 2017 is here, with a skip in its step full of hope for greater things. I’m keeping all my fingers and toes crossed that this year might be better than the last.…

Birthday Books!

Happy birthday to me! Happy birthday to me! Happy birthday dear Claire! Happy birthday to me! Today is my birthday!! I’m 22! 22 on the 22nd! That’ll never happen again! This year, I asked for books for my birthday. Some of them I knew I was getting and some I didn’t and here’s the books…

Hello, my name is Claire and I am a Potterhead.

I’m seven years old, on my way to the cinema to see the new film about a young boy who finds out he’s a wizard. I left the cinema enchanted, eager for the next film. Ever since going to the cinema in 2001 to see Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, I was hooked on the wizarding…

My Kindle.

This time I thought I’d give you a peek into my Kindle collection. I have the fourth generation kindle which I got Christmas 2011, so I’ve had it a good 3 years now. Like all my other possessions, I gave my kindle a name (for the record my laptop is named Aragorn). I named him after…

The Comeback Kid

hey chaps! So it’s been nearly a year since my last post. I never intended for my hiatus to last this long. I originally intended to get university done for the year and get back to it in the summer. I also stopped because I really really really wanted to read the A Song of…

A Thousand Lives.

“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies, said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one.” – George R.R Martin I’ve travelled many continents, fought in battles, cast magic spells, killed vampires, solved crimes, fell in love, fell out of love, and I’ve even been to outer space. I’ve travelled back in…