Mini Reviews: The Turn of the Screw and The Haunting of Hill House

For October's Off the Grid readathon, I decided to build a spooky little TBR! I ended up reading two classics of the horror genre: The Turn of the Screw by Henry James and The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. This decision may or may not have been influenced by my recent binging of … Continue reading Mini Reviews: The Turn of the Screw and The Haunting of Hill House

Book Review: I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith

I Capture the Castle is one of those great childhood classics that I never managed to read when I was actually a kid. But after some persuading (pressure) from my sister Julia on our podcast, I decided to pick it up for the first time. Despite having seen the movie ages ago, I didn’t remember much of the plot so it felt like a fresh and new reading experience.

Weekly Wrap-Up: 08 June 2018

Happy Friday!  Today is a particularly special Friday because it’s my birthday.  I’ve made it to 30 and still don’t feel like an adult. How?? I suspect that at this point, I’ll never be a proper grown up.  I also had three pieces of cake for breakfast and am bouncing off the walls -- that probably doesn’t help.

This has been a pretty good week for reading and an amazing week for book post!  Let’s dive in.

TBR Thursday #12

TBR Thursday is a weekly post hosted by yours truly.  If you’d like to participate in TBR Thursdays, please feel free!  Link me in your post so I can take a look at what you’ve got on your shelves and so we can cry together about how we are never going to actually finish reading through our TBR piles.  All copy is courtesy of Goodreads.