April 2018 Reading Wrap Up! Hello, Bookworms! I hope you’re well, I’m sorry it’s been such a long time since I checked into my blog, stuff hasn’t necessarily been hectic or anything, I’ve just been having some difficulties applying myself. Anyway, I’m back with my April 2018 Reading Wrap Up! For April 2018 I read… Continue reading April 2018: Wrap Up!
Forest of a Thousand Lanterns - Julie C Dao. Forest of a Thousand Lanterns is a dark and powerfully compelling retelling of Snow White’s Evil Queen. “Xifeng tilted her face, a pale moon in the evening of the water. She felt like a goddess in the shimmering light. She was a poem come to life,… Continue reading Forest of a Thousand Lanterns – Review
The Introvert Advantage: How to Thrive in an Extrovert World A review. The Introvert Advantage was written in 2002 by Marti Olsen Laney and has been described by many as a must read a non-fiction book for Introverts. Being introverted myself I was eager to give this a go, I’d heard such good reviews and… Continue reading The Introvert Advantage- Review
My life goals for 2018 Last Monday I woke up and I felt… down. I had no motivation, I felt lethargic and fuzzy headed. I wasn’t sick, I just felt fed up with the same old daily grind, the getting up and ready for work, the slog that is everyday life. I even wrote a… Continue reading 2018 Goals
Before She Ignites Review Before She Ignites is a YA fantasy novel by Jodi Meadows and was published by Katherine Tegen Books in September of 2017 – this particular edition was included in the September 2017 Owlcrate subscription box. Before She Ignites is book one of The Fallen Isles Trilogy, the second book of which… Continue reading Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows – Review
November 2017 Illumicrate is a book subscription service which is delivered to your door on a quarterly basis – this means it’s a little more financially manageable than your average monthly box at £29 per quarter plus shipping. I’ve been subscribed to Illumicrate since July 2017 and this box will be my 2nd from this… Continue reading Illumicrate Unboxing
Ladies that Slay It’s time for me to share with you the November 2017 FairyLoot box – Ladies that Slay. FairyLoot is a brilliant subscription service who curate themed boxes of beautiful items as well as a YA Fantasy hardback book which is shipped to their patrons on a monthly basis. You can get a… Continue reading November FairyLoot Unboxing
Hello! Those nights have drawn in, right? At least they have here in England, mornings are now dark and icy, the wind brings the promise of sleet and snow and Christmas is just around the corner. I adore this time of year, not as much as I adore Spring, but Autumn is so beautiful. Anyway,… Continue reading November Favourites 2017
Follow my blog with Bloglovin December 2017 I love books. I love photography. I decided in July of this year to merge the two subjects together and so my Bookstagram account was born - @bookwormsaffi. I've taken part in "a photo a day" challenges before and for December I collaborated with my good friend, @danni_the_bookworm… Continue reading A Photo a Day Challenge
As this is my first official post here on bookwormsaffi.com, I thought it might be apt to share with you some facts about myself, as a way of introduction. One. I used to write another blog which was mostly dedicated to writing stories using The Sims as a form of inspiration. It's still there… Continue reading 10 Facts About Me.