Collective Book Haul Part 4/4

Finally the last part of my 4 part book haul! Hopefully next month’s haul is a lot smaller as I now have way too much to read (which isn’t the worst problem to have). Anyway the books I picked up were –


A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Poems by Percy Shelley (No Goodreads page!)

Dubliners by James Joyce

Othello by William Shakespeare

Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome

The Sentinel Mage by Emily Gee

The Fire Prince by Emily Gee

The Blood Curse by Emily Gee

If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo

Stay Where You Are and Then Leave by John Boyne

Final Harvest by Emily Dickinson

Way Down Dark by James Smythe

Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor

Lavinia by Ursula K. LeGuin

Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov

The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater

Everything is Illuminated by Jonathan Safron Foer

Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

The Girl in Times Square by Paullina Simons

Vixen by Rosie Garland

Lock In by John Scalzi

I Was Told There’d Be Cake by Sloane Crosley

Shame by Jasvinder Sanghera

City of Stairs by Robert Jackson Bennett

The Sisters Brothers by Patrick DeWitt

The Second Love of My Life by Victoria Walters

Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve

The Ghost Brigades by John Scalzi

The Last Colony by John Scalzi

Boudica – Dreaming the Bull by Manda Scott

Thanks for reading! 🙂



Collective Book Haul Part 3/4

And here’s Part 3 of my Collective Book Haul! Feel free to let me know in the comments if you’ve read any of these as I’d love to hear what you thought. The books I bought were –


Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Half Wild by Sally Green

Half Lost by Sally Green

I, Coriander by Sally Gardner

The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

Rooms by Lauren Oliver

Let it Snow by Lauren Myracle, Maureen Johnson and John Green

Gilead by Marilynne Robinson

Magic Study by Maria V. Snyder

Fire Study by Maria V. Snyder

Redshirts by John Scalzi

The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins

Rose Under Fire by Elizabeth Wein

Etiquette and Espionage by Gail Carriger

Legend by Marie Lu

Prodigy by Marie Lu

Champion by Marie Lu

Romantic Outlaws by Charlotte Gordon

Yes Please by Amy Poehler

Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Paige

Thanks for reading! 🙂

Collective Book Haul Part 2/4

Welcome to Part 2 of my book haul! I bought a lot of great books over the last few months and there are a few in this part that I’m especially excited to get to. The books are –


Etta and Otto and Russell and James by Emma Hooper

Mr. Fox by Helen Oyeyemi

The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon

Unspeakable by Abbie Rushton

Changeless by Gail Carriger

Blameless by Gail Carriger

The Ruby in the Smoke by Philip Pullman

The Shadow in the North by Philip Pullman

The Tiger in the Well by Philip Pullman

The Tin Princess by Philip Pullman

A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula K. LeGuin

Storm Front by Jim Butcher

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Deborah Moggach

A Court of Mist and Fury by Sarah J. Maas

The Robber Bride by Margaret Atwood

Heist Society by Ally Carter

Girl in a Band by Kim Gordon

Lie With Me by Sabine Durrant

Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Second Lives by Scott K. Andrews

Thanks for reading! 🙂

Collective Book Haul Part 1/4

Over the past few months I’ve accumulated a lot of books for multiple reasons. 1. My birthday was in April and my family bought me a lot of books and I also got a Waterstones giftcard. 2. I can’t stop buying books when they’re so cheap! (I buy a lot of books second-hand.). 3. Some great books have been coming out recently and I really want to read  them! Anyway these are the books I’ve recieved/bought over the past two months or so and as you can probably tell from title this is only part 1 so keep an eye out for more soon if you’re interested. Let me know in the comments if you’ve read any of these. 🙂


On the Edge of Gone by Corinne Duyvis

This is Where it Ends by  Marieke Nijkamp

The Steep & Thorny Way by Cat Winters

Every Exquisite Thing by Matthew Quick

Revenge and the Wild by Michelle Modesto

The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton

Reasons She Goes to the Woods by Deborah Kay Davies

My Name Is N by Robert Karjel

A Thousand Nights by E. K. Johnston

Hex by Thomas Olde Heuveult

Katherine of Aragon – The True Queen by Alison Weir

The Children of Húrin by J.R.R. Tolkien

Desolation by Derek Landy

A Tyranny of Petticoats Anthology Edited by Jessica Spotswood

Magnus Chase – The Sword of Summer by Rick Riordan

Fool’s Quest by Robin Hobb

Hamilton – The Revolution by Lin-Manuel Miranda and Jeremy McCarter (This book is beautiful!)

Thanks for reading! 🙂

April Book Haul Part 5

Finally, the last part of my April Book Haul! This is it and after my May Haul at the end of the month my book buying ban will probably begin. I say probably because I’ve been known to break bans as soon as I make them. I’m going to really try this time though!  Anyway, some of the books I bought during April were –

image (11)The Lost Art of Keeping Secrets by Eva Rice (I was kindly sent a signed 10th Anniversary proof.)

Not My Father’s Son by Alan Cumming (I’m a huge Alan Cumming’s fan and I can’t wait to read this!)

We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves by Karen Joy Fowler

Far From You by Tess Sharpe

My Own Story by Emmeline Pankhurst (I can’t wait to read this and then see Suffragette.)

Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

The Outsiders by S. E. Hilton

Burn for Burn by Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian

Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson

Feed by Mira Grant

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn (I already own a copy of this but I bought another as part of a Gillian Flynn box set.)

Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn

Dark Places by Gillian Flynn

So, that’s it! I should have some reviews up soon so be sure to watch out for those. Let me know in the comments if you’ve read/want to read any of these books. 🙂

April Book Haul Part 4

Here is the penultimate post in my April Book Haul. Just one more part to go after this! I’ve kinda bought a few more since the last part so my May haul will be a bit bigger than expected but during June I’m going to try to go on a book buying ban. So anyway, these are a few more books I bought during April.
image (10)The Night is Darkening Round Me by Emily Brontë

Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime by Oscar Wilde

The Yellow Wall-Paper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

 The Old Nurse’s Story by Elizabeth Gaskell

A Hippo Banquet by Mary Kingsley

The Hundred Thousand Kingdoms by N. K. Jemisin

Code of Conduct by Kristine Smith

The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

Rule Britannia by Daphne Du Maurier

The Flight of the Falcon by Daphne Du Maurier

A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman*

Poison Study by Maria V. Snyder

Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcí­a Márquez

The Secret Place by Tana French*

Beatrice and Benedick by Marina Fiorato*

The Archived by Victoria Schwab

If You Go Away by Adele Parks* (I was sent a signed proof of this and I can’t wait to read it!)

Emma by Jane Austen

Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen

Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen (I already own a huge bind up of Jane Austen’s works but it’s quite hard to read and this box set was only £3.)

*These books were sent to me in exchange for an honest review.

Let me know in the comments if you’ve ever read any of these! 🙂

April Book Haul Part 3

Here is Part 3 of my April Book Haul! Most of these have been on my To Buy list for a while so I can’t wait to get to them and I’m glad I sound them for such amazing prices. Anyway here are some of the books I bought in April – image (8)I’ll Give You The Sun by Jandy Nelson

The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

Ways to Live Forever by Sally Nicholls

Elizabeth is Missing by Emma Healey

Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston

The Shining Girls by Lauren Beukes

Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

A Great and Terrible Beauty by Libba Bray

The Country of Ice Cream Star by Sandra Newman

Lord of the Flies by William Golding

Assassin’s Apprentice by Robin Hobb

All The Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr

Have you read any of these? What did you think? Let me know in the comments! 🙂