9 Most Anticipated Books of 2017

After the political and social disaster that was last year, I think 2017 is trying to be good to us by giving us plenty of new literature to stick our noses into. There are some big names hitting bookshelves over the next twelve months, as…

18 Best Books of 2016

So it’s that time of the year again. The time when we have to prepare ourselves to write ‘2016’ on every piece of paper and angrily cross it off when we remember it’s the new year, and when we get overwhelmed with corny “I haven’t seen you…

5 Ways to Become A Better Reader

It’s always some kind of a task to start a new book; whether that’s because you have no interest in reading or too much of a collection to choose from, it can be a somewhat difficult decision. Hardly a life-or-death situation, I know, but…

9 Biggest Books of November 2016

It’s November. We’ve just about made it through Halloween – which means the big c-word is looming just over the horizon, and supermarkets are preparing to replace their aisles of werewolf masks with endless rows of tinsel and advent…

10 Inspiring Female Book Characters

Female characters in literature seem to be killing it at the moment – they’re no longer there to fill a hole in the plot or to be romanced by a hunky male protagonist, they have genuine substance. In honour of that awesomeness, here are…

5 Best Roald Dahl Books

It’s been a whole hundred years since the much-loved children’s author Roald Dahl was brought into the world, and although he sadly passed away in 1990 his fantastical stories are still very much in the public limelight, with over 100…