Book Review: ‘Salem’s Lot

I absolutely love horror stories but at the same time, I am equally terrified of them. Every so often I feel brave and watch a horror movie, and end up waking every night for a month at 3am watching reruns of Finding Nemo to try and eliminate any scary scenes from my head. The feeling […]

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First Book Haul of 2015

It seems like only yesterday I wrote my last book haul post, but here we are again with another load of paperback delights. Like most people are, I was gifted some wonderful books for Christmas, on top of the ones I bought for myself. It took my entire hand luggage bag just to get these […]

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Just Another Manic Book Haul

Hi everyone! I am back again with another book haul. These types of posts, along with book reviews, are becoming quite frequent but I just seem to find myself flying through books at the moment. I expect to continue at this speed as the winter nights well and truly kick in and there is nothing […]

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Book + Film Review: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Life of Pi was I film I avoided, despite the rave reviews, because it was a film which I simply thought was not my thing. However, the bargain lover in me could not resist giving the book a read when I snapped it up for just €1 at the Boxhagenerplatz Flea Market. When I opened […]

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The Reading Tag

I love reading and couldn’t resist going this tag that I found over on Love In Modern Life. Fellow readers will enjoy this and should link me if they do the tag themselves. Non-readers might want to give this a skip. Do you have a certain place for reading at home? Not really. I am […]

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Film Review: The Fault In Our Stars

Friday the 13th is a day which fills many people with dread. Not me however. I was born on the 13th, not a Friday, but still on a date that most people consider unlucky. The ‘luck of the Irish’ keeps me balanced though no major disasters yet, tip wood (I never said I wasn’t totally […]

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Book Haul: The Old, The New and the Down Right Brilliant

You know you’ve read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend. ~Paul Sweeney For that simple reason, I cannot be without a book in my life. Even if they rustle up emotions in me that have me mourning a character as deeply […]

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