Happy New Year. Excited to be posting the last of these monthly roundups from 2019, what a rush, can you even believe it? *sits back and waits for blogosphere to explode, if the blogosphere is even a thing in 2020* Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – December 2019”
We’re nearly there folks, and although they’ve have been creeping later and later I have nearly completed another year of these posts. Suck it, past self, you made it way past April in the end!
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – November 2019”
October is of course the spookiest of months, when you’re supposed to commune with ravens and read naught but Edgar Allan Poe. I didn’t do either of those things but I did decorate some clementines to look like little pumpkins using a sharpie in case guisers came knocking. They didn’t.
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – October 2019”
Still reading, still rounding up – albeit slightly after the fact.
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – August 2019”
My child has been marinaded in books since before birth. We took it in turns to read out loud to my bump almost every night throughout pregnancy, and were gifted many lovely baby books which we’ve been reading every day since the small one was born. Goodnight World and Guess How Much I Love You are the bedtime staples, and he’s lately started picking up stories for us to read during the day – Hairy Maclary, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, Peepo, There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed A Fly and When I Was A Child come out pretty much daily. In fact we had so many that it took me until June to finally sort out a library card…
Summer is here, our garden is a jungle and once again I have read some books. Well la di da. Below is an account of what they were, as well as a roundup of other bits and pieces that occurred in July.
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – July 2019”
Can you believe this year is half way over already? What’s with this ceaseless forward passage of time eh. Shouldn’t be allowed.
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – June 2019”
In May I finally gave some middle class white dudes a break. Finally! I am a hero, nobody ever reads books by those guys.
Continue reading “What I’ve Been Reading – May 2019”