It's the month of Halloween! I can easily associate Harry Potter with almost any time of the year, but especially Halloween. For starters, there are the glorious Halloween feasts at Hogwarts and it is the anniversary of Nearly Headless Nick's deathday. However, the most significant part of Halloween in relation to Harry Potter is that it marks … Continue reading Review: Pottemore Presents Short Stories by J. K. Rowling.
Last month I didn't do a book haul because I was on a book ban which I successfully stuck to. However, I couldn't stay away from Waterstones forever and so this month I did do a bit of spending. In total I bought eleven books this month, although two of them I actually forgot to include … Continue reading September Book Haul 2016.
I have been tagged to do yet another book tag - oh how I love book tags! - by Shannon. Thank you for tagging me and let's get started! The Rules: Use the original banner. Answer the questions. Use lots of book covers. Tag your friends! The Questions: What book are you currently reading? A … Continue reading Bookish Book Lover Tag.
I have been tagged to do the BFF Book Tag by Booksandbakes1 and you should all definitely go and check out Charley's blog. Also, this tag was created by CK's Reading Corner. Setting the Example - a pair/group of book bff’s that you love: Sarah and Carly from Dream a Little Dream by Giovanna Fletcher. I … Continue reading The BFF Book Tag.
I'm not going to lie, I was extremely excited to have been tagged to do this, I mean Disney? Books? Count me in! Thank you so much to Whimsy Journals for tagging me. The Little Mermaid - a character who is out of their element, a fish out of water: Clary Fray from The Mortal Instruments: … Continue reading Disney Book Tag.
“I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.” - J.K. Rowling. Harry Potter Book Night was a trending topic on Thursday night last week and although I had never heard of it before, I was eager to get involved whether it be a new thing, or a regular occurrence. The previous week, on one … Continue reading Harry Potter Book Night: A Night of Spells.
“I don't believe in the kind of magic in my books. But I do believe something very magical can happen when you read a good book.” - J.K. Rowling. I may not have bought any books last month, but I think I've made up for that this month with five new books! I don't actually have … Continue reading January Book Haul.
“Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?” - J.K. Rowling. For those who have been following my blog, you will have noticed that I have been rereading the Harry Potter series recently (to see my reviews on these books please click here). As a … Continue reading Harry Potter Inspired Nail Art.
"Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all those who live without love." ― J.K. Rowling. Deathly Hallows is both one of my favourites and one of my least favourites of the Harry Potter books. I feel that this was a great ending and conclusion to the series, it had adventure, mystery … Continue reading Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J. K. Rowling.
“It is the unknown we fear when we look upon death and darkness, nothing more.” - J. K. Rowling. As I mentioned in my last review, I find it difficult not to reread a Harry Potter book and consider it my favourite. As a whole Half-Blood Prince is not my favourite, but I do still love it. Also, … Continue reading Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J. K. Rowling.