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The Getaway by Jim Thompson
Adult Fiction

The Getaway by Jim Thompson

I can’t quite say I enjoyed this one. It was a fast read but it wasn’t that good. At least in my opinion. The first sixty or so pages was fine, a typical bank heist and after that it just…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Most Anticipated 2019 Releases
Books

Top 5 Wednesday: Most Anticipated 2019 Releases

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is:…

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Hiroshima by John Hersey
Books

Hiroshima by John Hersey

I didn’t think this book would grip me the way it did. I knew very little of the A-Bomb drop on Hiroshima, only that it happened if I’m honest, but Hersey’s account opened my eyes. He recounted real peoples experiences…

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Peppermint Candy Cane
Beauty

Peppermint Candy Cane

I’ve always been a fan of The Body Shop but their Christmas ranges had never really appealed to me. Until now. I nipped in whilst on the hunt for Christmas presents and found the Peppermint Candy range. Oh my god.…

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Top 5 Wednesday: Books to Give Gryffindors as Gifts
Books

Top 5 Wednesday: Books to Give Gryffindors as …

What is Top 5 Wednesday? Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly book meme hosted by Sam of Thoughts on Tomes on YouTube. Here is the link for the Goodreads group where you can find the list of topics and such. This weeks topic is:…

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