• Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#94)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review: My True Love Gave To Me – Edited by Stephanie Perkins  A collection of short stories by some of the best names in YA this focuses around a theme of winter romances and I believe I am going to love every second. I am very interested in reading some of the stories particularly as I have heard of the authors but never…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#89)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review:  365 Days of Wonder – RJ Palacio (unsolicited) I loved Wonder, I have waxed lyrical about it on this blog in the past and I continue to do so with friends and family. I even took my copy up to my mum a few weeks ago because I know she will love it. When I heard about a new book from RJ…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#88)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. This weeks letterbox is split into two as I forgot to post last weeks even though I took the picture!  For Review: A Song for Ella Grey – David Almond If, like me, you were forced to read Skelig in school you will know who David Almond is. Now I loved Skelig especially when I reread it a few years ago since no longer…

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    Letterbox Love (#87)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For review:  The Boundless – Kenneth Oppel  Having heard very good things about Kenneth Oppel’s work I was very happy to be offered his new book, The Boundless, which is one of David Fickling’s first titles following their independence from Random House. Its about two kids on board the greatest steam train ever built looking for adventure and treasure… excited doesn’t cover my feelings towards…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#86)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. New dinosaur alert! My new steggy is awesome but needs a name… suggestions welcome!  For Review: Viva Alice! – Judi Curtin (unsolicited)  This is the latest book in a middle grace series called Alice and Megan I believe. Its not a series that has to be read in order as far as I can tell and sounds quite sweet. Not my kinda thing but…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#85)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review:  Stig of The Dump – Clive King  As part of the ‘A Puffin Book’ launch the awesome guys at Puffin have supplied me with a favourite childhood classic for review. Stig of the Dump is about a kid who falls into a chalk pit and finds a friend in a cave, living in the dump. I can remember adoring it when I…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#84)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. This weeks books are awesome, especially when put with my lovely new Ruin & Rising Tote Bag! For Review: Zom-B Clans – Darren Shan (Unsolicited)  This just arrived on my doorstep out of the blue this week, as some things occasionally do from Simon & Schuster, but thank you whoever it is there that is sending me stuff! Its the eighth book in the…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#82)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. Awesome books the past couple of weeks! Can’t wait to dig in!  For Review:  The School for Good and Evil: A World Without Princes – Soman Chainani published: April 15th 2014 The Giver – Lois Lowry  published: March 27th 2014 Maybe One Day – Melissa Kantor  published: 27th March 2014  These three books came from HarperCollins, thanks guys, and look great. The second in…

  • Letterbox Love

    Letterbox Love (#80)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. I’ve been playing with photo editing apps on my phone following on from an awesome session at the Blog On Conference. I really hope my books covers are much clearer now – they’re so pretty they deserve to be clear, but I’m still learning!    For Review:  We Were Liars – E. Lockhart I have actually already read this as I took part in…

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    Letterbox Love (#77)

    Letterbox Love is a weekly feature that is hosted by Lynsey at Narratively Speaking and is a way for us to share the books that come through our letterbox, galleys and e-books (through our electronic letterbox) and any other bookish goodies that we want to tell you about. For Review:  Cracks – Caroline Green  Fragments – Caroline Green  I have seen brilliant things about this book and understand that it appeared on a few shortlists for awards recently so I knew I had to check it out, when I was offered it and Fragments for review I couldn’t say no. I love the idea of Fragments being a sequel but told from…