Weeks are flying by

Hi guys, is it just me that feels that the weeks are going by so quickly lately? I don’t mind so much (because I love Christmas) but it does mean that my assignment deadlines are getting closer. Anyway, my blog has been progressing really well.


Reading

Finished Reading:
Shadow and Bone, by Leigh Bardugo: I loved this! Bardugo’s writing is my all time favourite because of the way it flows without ever getting heavy. My review went up yesterday, so check it out if you’ve read it or thinking about it! I can’t wait to read the rest of these books!
A Curse so Dark and Lonely, by Brigid Kemmerer: I literally just finished this this morning, and I have missed that feeling of a book hangover. I cannot wait for the sequel to be released next year, it’s so exciting!

Currently Reading:
Girls of Paper and Fire, by Natasha Ngan: Still buddy reading this with my friend, and loving it. The pace is really picking up now and I love the budding character development of Lei. It’s also so fun to read it with my friend and start fangirling after we’ve read the 5 chapters.

Next to Read:
Furyborn, by Claire Legrand: This is literally waiting by my bed because I can’t wait to get around to it.


Watching

Currently Watching:
Brooklyn 99: Just a rewatch – absolutely love it.
Riverdale: I don’t particularly enjoy the show, I like to watch the show so that I can make fun of it and understand the memes.

Finished Watching:
Peep Show: I had tried this before, but could never get into it. This time around I found it highly amusing and loved the quotes from it, it was great to watch in the background.

Next to Watch:
I’m not sure what to watch next, I have so many series on my list to get round to. It’s probably going to be either: Absolutely Fabulous or Mindhunter.


Blogging:

  • Order from McDonald’s

    November 10, 2020 by

    Just a quick post this week to highlight something that Burger King put on to their social media accounts last week. I thought it was a creative post that added to their social media personality and viewpoint. Going into a second lockdown, this move from Burger King highlights them as being the “good guys” of… Read more

  • Good girl, Bad blood

    November 7, 2020 by

    Book Review Book: Good girl, Bad bloodAuthor: Holly JacksonYear: 2020Page no: 417Synopsis: Pip Fitz-Amobi is not a detective anymore. With the help of Ravi Singh, she released a true-crime podcast about the murder case they solved together last year. The podcast has gone viral, yet Pip insists her investigating days are behind her. But she… Read more

  • My final year

    October 26, 2020 by

    All summer I’ve been waiting to get back to Uni, this year is my final year and I can’t believe it’s come round this quickly, but I also can’t believe how different this year is going to be from the others. Like everyone else going back to University, my teaching has been blended so that… Read more

  • A Good Girls Guide to Murder

    October 5, 2020 by

    Book Review Book: A Good Girls Guide to MurderAuthor: Holly JacksonYear: 2019Page no: 433Synopsis: “The case is closed. Five years ago, schoolgirl Andie Bell was murdered by Sal Singh. The police know he did it. Everyone in town knows he did it. But having grown up in the same small town that was consumed by… Read more

  • Why I’m no longer talking to white people about race

    August 17, 2020 by

    Book Review Book: Why I’m no longer talking to white people about raceAuthor: Reni Eddo-LodgeYear: 2017Pages: 249Synopsis: “In 2014, award-winning journalist Reni Eddo-Lodge wrote about her frustration with the way that discussions of race and racism in Britain were being led by those who weren’t affected by it. She posted a piece on her blog,… Read more

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-Personally, Emma

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