REVIEW: Terminal Core by Lynn Steigleder

3/5* *I received this copy from the author but this has in no way influenced my opinion or review of the novel* This novel has a lot going on, so the best way to summarise it is the synopsis given on Goodreads: "Aon, a solid core planet made from the priceless and most dense element… Continue reading REVIEW: Terminal Core by Lynn Steigleder

My 1st year uni experience PART 3! Remember to study…

Hey everyone! This is the third part in my series about my experiences during my first year of university, and today I’m going to be talking about studying. I’m doing a BA in English Literature, so can’t speak for other courses, but hope some of what I write today is useful no matter what course… Continue reading My 1st year uni experience PART 3! Remember to study…

REVIEW: The Vagrant by Peter Newman

Hey everyone, today I'm reviewing Peter Newman's debut novel The Vagrant. I'm really excited to announce that I am now a contributor for The Nerd Daily! I will hopefully be writing various articles and reviews for them over the coming months. I just wanted to write this quick intro to this review as the tone is… Continue reading REVIEW: The Vagrant by Peter Newman

My 1st year uni experience PART 2! What is Fresher’s week really like?

Hey everyone! Today I’m writing the second part of my series on my first year of university. The first part seemed pretty well received and was one of my most liked posts so far, so it’s nice to know people are interested and reading! Today I’m going to talk about something that was a massive… Continue reading My 1st year uni experience PART 2! What is Fresher’s week really like?

REVIEW: Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy

  Hey everyone! Today is the first of what is going to be a pretty lengthy series: my reread of the Skulduggery Pleasant series by Derek Landy. I like to review every book I read anyway, but I’d like to draw particular attention to this series as it is my all-time favourite (yes, it beats… Continue reading REVIEW: Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy

REVIEW: Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont by Elizabeth Taylor

Part of the project of setting up my blog was to try and do a written review of every book I read, because I think the skills, practice and experience that doing that will give me will be extremely valuable. Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont isn’t the typical book you would see reviewed on a… Continue reading REVIEW: Mrs Palfrey at the Claremont by Elizabeth Taylor

My 1st year uni experience PART 1! Moving away from home and making friends…

I’m writing this one week after I’ve returned home for the summer holidays, and I’m already planning how I can spend my next two years’ worth of holidays in my university city. Coming home feels almost like a regression in the lessons I’ve learnt at university and the ways in which I’ve changed. People expect… Continue reading My 1st year uni experience PART 1! Moving away from home and making friends…