The lovely Amber over at A PhD in Poetry recently shared her list of ‘7 books that had an impact on me’. I really loved reading the tag so I thought I’d join in (P.S check out her blog/follow her if you don’t already, she’s an insanely talented writer).
I found it very hard to narrow down my choices to just 7 but here they are: Continue reading “7 books that had an impact on me”
Ohhkay then. Considering all the crazy events of late, my reading update is non existent unless reading Holes for Y8 counts. So here I am, compiling a list of books I hope to eventually get my hands on.
I want to start by saying: Oldham Library, you’re the flippin’ best. I loved you way before it was ‘cool’ to go to the library, I loved the old you just as much as (or maybe more) than the new you. The pale brickwork and high windows, the torn armchairs, the taking your books to the counter for a librarian to swipe it on the metal scanner – I loved it all. Continue reading “Reading Wishlist: September”
This post is sooooo overdue, especially as I had intended to write updates every two months in my last reading update. Oops! Unfortunately, I fell ill and once I felt well enough to begin catching up with everything – BAM – I fell ill again.
(Alhamdullilah) I recovered in time for Ramadan so now I can finally share what I read when I wasn’t puking my lungs or guts out… Continue reading “Reading Update: June”
Although I use Goodreads, I almost always forget to update it when I start or finish a book. I have decided to blog every month (or two) so that I can process and share my thoughts on whatever I have been reading lately.
So here goes with the first update of 2016… Continue reading “Reading Update: February”