review: The Emperor’s Babe by Bernardine Evaristo

summary: A coming-of-age tale to make the muses themselves roar with laughter and weep for pity — sassy, razor-sharp and transformative — from the acclaimed author of Mr Loverman. Londinium, AD 211. Zuleika is a modern girl living in an ancient world. She’s a back-alley firecracker, a scruffy Nubian babe with tangled hair and bare feet … More review: The Emperor’s Babe by Bernardine Evaristo

july 2021 wrap-up

Hi! I expected to read a little more than I did in July (though I still managed to read quite a lot!) This month was another weird one where it feels like the things I read/did in the first couple of weeks of the month feel like forever ago. I don’t know what this feeling … More july 2021 wrap-up

june 2021 wrap-up

Hi! Since school ended for me in June, it’s felt like two different months. It genuinely feels like I read some of these forever ago when it was just a couple of weeks ago. Time is weird. I decided to do this wrap-up about halfway through the month because I realised I was reading a … More june 2021 wrap-up

summer 2021, update

Hi! Its been a while. I’m not going to lie, I have drafted many posts multiple times throughout the year for this blog, but I feel like I kept running out of energy to finish them and instead it led to an almost year-long absence. I know I don’t really need to explain, because pandemic … More summer 2021, update

Would You Rather tag

Thank you Cielo from bellerosereads for tagging me, this was a lot of fun! rules answer the questions given to you by your nominator  make up your own questions and tag others questions 1. Would you rather read only ebooks or only listen to audiobooks for the rest of your life? I’m going with ebooks, sometimes … More Would You Rather tag