Overall rating: ★☆☆☆☆, 1/5 Length: 555 pages Genre: Literary fiction/Mystery Blurb: Twelve-year-old Harriet is doing her best to grow up, which is not easy as her mother is permanently on medication, her father has moved to another city, and her serene sister rarely notices anything. All of them are still suffering from the shocking and mysterious death of her … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Little Friend by Donna Tartt
The fact that I'm even reviewing a book that I've ended up rating 2/5 stars is shocking in itself. As will become increasingly obvious, I'm quite brutal when it comes to books I choose to read.
This book really unnerved me. I read the majority of it in bed one evening and I had to go downstairs afterwards to get a drink and close the curtains. I turned my head away from the windows as I walked through the house and refused to look through them as I drew the curtain. I'm being 100% honest.
After sitting in tedious traffic for the sixth time this week (and it's only Wednesday) my mind inevitably started wandering - between fits of rage and boredom - and I found myself contemplating why so many of us are happy to be subjected to this cruel torture almost every. Single. Day!? Now, I hope you're not … Continue reading Why Employers Should Ditch The 9-5
It's been a good while since I've had a proper holiday. My boyfriend (J) and I haven't been abroad in over four years, and in that time we've only managed to grab a handful of short breaks in the UK... As is the situation when you're both poor students, and then even poorer graduates!
Whilst I am a self-professed budget beauty hoarder, I must admit I am prone to a few splurges from time to time. The digital world is a hive of beauty YouTubers, bloggers and reviewers and I am currently in no place to match their expertise, but that is exactly why I wanted to do this … Continue reading REVIEW: Morphe 35D Palette
It's swiftly approaching an entire year since I graduated, and I feel the need to address the fact that I still don't really have a clue what I'm doing.