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Books of 2018, #1: Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman (The Illustrated Edition)

Neverwhere was probably my first Neil Gaiman book. Either that or The Graveyard Book. I read it years ago and I can't remember what I thought of Neverwhere only that there was a London Below and a Door and an Angel and that the book was Good and somewhere on my positive scales and that… Continue reading Books of 2018, #1: Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman (The Illustrated Edition)

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Reading Round-up: Jan/Feb 2017

So, this is my attempt to tackle this huge TBR pile from the start of the new year. Red Rising by Pierce Brown [Goodreads Progress Updates] About: A miner on Mars harvesting an all important material to allow for the planet to be colonised, discovers that it has already been colonised by people who view… Continue reading Reading Round-up: Jan/Feb 2017

Life Without Style, Uncategorized

Two Years of Twenty Swans!

This blog survived another year! That's pretty cool, if I do say so myself. I have followed many a blog that has just disappeared after a few good posts. More than that,  I am proud to have just stuck to putting things up even without a schedule or promoting my posts on social media properly.… Continue reading Two Years of Twenty Swans!

Life Without Style, Makeup, Reading, Uncategorized

Under My Christmas Fairy Lights, because I was too lazy for a tree this year. 

Christmas changes a lot as you grow older. When I was little I was definitely one of those kids who went through the Argos catalogue and pointed out what I liked. Then I noticed it was always what I wanted when I pointed it out to the parents, and then I became more aware of… Continue reading Under My Christmas Fairy Lights, because I was too lazy for a tree this year. 

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My Reading Round-up of 2016

First off, I have to wish you all a Happy New Year! We can all now wave goodbye to that absolute train wreck that was 2016, and welcome the apocalypse of 2017 instead. Best of luck to you all, haha! In 2016, little was done about reading or book-blogging until the summer arrived, largely due… Continue reading My Reading Round-up of 2016

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Winter Holiday Reading 2015: More Than This by Patrick Ness

So a friend of mine throughly loves Patrick Ness, and whilst I've seen his books around for the entirety of my secondary-school life, I haven't picked any of them up. Mostly because his books don't sound much like my 'thing'. This is one of, if not the, newest of his books. 'More Than This' is… Continue reading Winter Holiday Reading 2015: More Than This by Patrick Ness