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Evelina by Frances Burney
Adult Fiction

Evelina by Frances Burney

If you think back a few posts you might recall my slight tirade about Moll Flanders and its lack of chapters… Evelina also doesn’t have chapters. Instead, it’s written in letter form. A ‘chapter’ can be half a page or…

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Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
Adult Fiction

Moll Flanders by Daniel Defoe

My first and main question is what kind of book has no chapters, no discernible breaks, just continuous prose? Granted this novel was originally published in 1722 but still. I think that’s why I had such a hard time reading…

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September Wrap Up
Books

September Wrap Up

Slowly catching up…very slowly.  This is one of the best conclusions to a trilogy I’ve read in recent years. I went on an emotional journey with this book. A full on journey. My notes are covered in scribbles and corrections…

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The Creakers* by Tom Fletcher
Books

The Creakers* by Tom Fletcher

I can see exactly why a child would love this. it’s the perfect mix of cute and decidedly gross. There’s definitely some potty humour but overall it has such a wonderful message. One day Lucy Dungston wakes up to find…

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Chocolate Glow
Beauty

Chocolate Glow

I <3 Make-up are one of those brands that have recently appeared and take inspiration from the higher end side of the make-up spectrum. This post isn’t about whether it’s right or not to do that. It’s simply my thoughts…

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