Hello my lovely bookish friends, Having just woken up from night shift last night I just quickly wanted to stick a post out, as for the first time in 7 years I actually have a Christmas where I'm NOT working the Eve night shift AND day night shift AND the bit before - from now… Continue reading Christmas Wishes from Gem’s Quiet Corner 🎅
Now, I wasn't going to do an end of the year book post this year, it seemed an impossible task to be honest, but I kept seeing everyone else's and in the end thought what the heck, I'm a book blogger, and more importantly, a book lover! If there's an opportunity to shout about the books… Continue reading Top 8 *ahem 9* books of 2018 and an end of the year THANK YOU!
Autumn, is without doubt my most favourite time of the year; I love the dark nights, crisp mornings and dull, rainy days - the thought of snuggling up at home under a blanket, with hot chocolate, marshmallows and a book, is just something rather special in my eyes. Compiling Autumn reading lists are also my favourite; don't get… Continue reading “Suitably Spooky Autumn Reads”
This is just a very quick, little post for all my lovely bookish chums and contacts. Just to let you all know that I go away on my family jollies to Orlando/Florida tomorrow (31st May) until June 11th. I will OBVIOUSLY still be reading (in fact, I'm currently working out what I can leave behind so I have room for… Continue reading It’s goodbye for now…. (but just whilst I go on my hols) #FamilyHolidayBlogBreak
So, this 'Top books' post has been tormenting me for weeks. I have read so many fabulous books this year that when I first did my list it ended up just been a page of all my 5 star reads. I struggled cutting it back to 20, 15 and 10 because I hated leaving ones… Continue reading My VERY SPECIAL, favourite 3 books of 2017…
Can you believe it's Christmas, Eve eve?! I hope you've all been good and are on Santa's nice lists 😉 I just wanted to quickly pop on and do a little post. Unlike many who have broken up from work for the festive period, I actually head back tonight for 6 lovely night shifts between… Continue reading Wishing you all a wonderful Christmas and saying a big THANK YOU!
Even though I love holding a book much more than a kindle, I always get a little excited when I see the big kindle sale each season - you can guarantee there's always a good handful that you haven't got that you JUST NEED to buy (probably to sit on our kindles for another 6… Continue reading Kindle Autumn sale – My top picks
This is my first post (on my first ever blog - eeek) so i shall keep if short and sweet! I'm a huge book lover and lover of words in general - if i have free time i always have a book in my hand. I'm on my 45th read of 2017 and here i'll… Continue reading Hello fellow book lovers