Book Review | Ink by Alice Broadway

⭐⭐⭐(3/5) TW: death of parent, grief, body image Living in Saintstone, Leora is part of a society that believes in marking your skin. These marks represent parts of your life, and whilst some are compulsory, some are chosen personally. What this society fears is the blanks, a group of people who are unmarked and unreadable. … Continue reading Book Review | Ink by Alice Broadway

Book Review | Nick and Charlie by Alice Oseman

⭐⭐⭐⭐(4/5) Contains potential spoilers for the Heartstopper / Solitaire universe TW: mentions of eating disorder, mental illness and self harm Nick and Charlie is a novella that is part of the Heartstopper / Solitaire universe, and the plot takes place towards the end of Nick's final year at Sixth Form. Nick is going to head … Continue reading Book Review | Nick and Charlie by Alice Oseman

Book Review | This Winter by Alice Oseman

⭐⭐⭐⭐✨(4.5/5)TW: mental health, eating disorder, homophobiaContains potential spoilers for Heartstopper Vol. 1-4This Winter is a Solitaire/Heartstopper universe novella that focuses on the Spring siblings, Tori, Charlie, and Oliver, during one Christmas. This particular winter has been difficult for the Spring family, and Christmas doesn't make all worries disappear. So, when family start arriving, how will … Continue reading Book Review | This Winter by Alice Oseman

Audiobook Review | This Lovely City by Louise Hare, read by Karise Yansen and Theo Solomon

⭐⭐⭐⭐✨(4.5/5)TW: racism, death of child, rapeSet in post-war Britain, after the arrival of the Empire Windrush, This Lovely City follows Lawrie as he navigates his new life in London. Lawrie has found a home, work and has fallen for his neighbour, Evie, but a terrible discovery is going to bring up secrets, bad feelings, and … Continue reading Audiobook Review | This Lovely City by Louise Hare, read by Karise Yansen and Theo Solomon

Book Review | Heartstopper Vol. 3 by Alice Oseman

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐(5/5)Contains spoilers for Vol. 1 & 2TW: homophobia, mental health, eating disorder, self harmFollowing on from where we left off, Nick and Charlie are together, but will they feel comfortable with other people knowing?I liked that Oseman gives us Nick's diary as a recap of what we need to know before this volume, I think … Continue reading Book Review | Heartstopper Vol. 3 by Alice Oseman

Audiobook Review | The Two Lives of Lydia Bird by Josie Silver, narrated by Olivia Vinall

⭐⭐⭐⭐(4/5)TW: death, grief, miscarriage Lydia and Freddie have been together since they were teenagers, and now they are engaged and preparing for their wedding day. However, when tragedy strikes and Freddie dies in a car accident, Lydia is lost. Her life with Freddie was planned out - how can she continue without him? Then, she … Continue reading Audiobook Review | The Two Lives of Lydia Bird by Josie Silver, narrated by Olivia Vinall

Book Review | The Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia Quinn

⭐⭐⭐⭐(4/5)TW: death of parent, grief, trauma, injury detailAlthough I didn't love the first book in the Bridgerton series as much as I had hoped, I heard good things about the second book and I am really glad that I continued with the series.The second book in the Bridgerton series follows the eldest Bridgerton son, Anthony, … Continue reading Book Review | The Viscount Who Loved Me by Julia Quinn

Book Review | Heartstopper Vol. 2 by Alice Oseman

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐(5/5) Contains spoilers for Vol. 1 TW: homophobia, bullying, biphobia, eating disorder Following on from volume 1, Charlie certainly has feelings for Nick, but how does Nick feel? Although I read this volume straight after I finished volume 1, there is a diary entry at the beginning to provide a little recap and I think … Continue reading Book Review | Heartstopper Vol. 2 by Alice Oseman