Six for Sunday: Perfect Pool Reads

Six for Sunday: Perfect Pool Reads   Oops, I’ve missed a few weeks of #SixforSunday and some great prompts too! This week the prompt is for six books that would be perfect to read next to the pool. I don’t think that I will be spending much time next to the pool this summer, but…

Six for Sunday: Sunshine!

Six for Sunday: Books with Sunshine on the Cover This was a tricky prompt, as always recently! I always find it difficult to think of books with specific types of cover, but I do think that this prompt is perfect for today as the sun has finally broken through the clouds and we have been…

Six for Sunday: Characters I Want To Befriend

Six for Sunday: Characters I want to befriend   This week of #SixforSunday is just as tough as some of the previous weeks. The prompt is six characters that you would want to be friends with… Last year, we did a similar prompt asking us to think of characters who would make good best friends,…

Six for Sunday: Couples who need a sequel

Six for Sunday: Couples who need a sequel   The prompts for #SixforSunday have been TOUGH this month! I cam up with a few couples straightaway, but others took me longer, particularly for series where revealing the couples could actually be a spoiler… or where there are still book due to come out in the…

Six for Sunday: Baddies who deserve their own story

Six for Sunday: Baddies who deserve their own story   Yet another tough prompt this week! I feel like so many villains have been getting their own stories told recently and I have been loving it! I have always adored fairytales and am a big fan of retellings, particularly from the ‘baddie’ s point of…

Six for Sunday: Characters Who Deserve Their Own Book

Six for Sunday: Characters who deserve their own book   Oh my goodness, I thought that last week’s prompt was the toughest yet…and then I saw this prompt! This is hard! Here are a few characters who I think deserve their own book, or spin-off series: Mr Watanabe from Summer Bird Blue by Akemi Dawn…

Six for Sunday: Books I want to be written

Six for Sunday: Books I want to be written I think that this might be the toughest prompt yet! I have heard it said that, if you want to read a book that hasn’t yet been written, then you should write it yourself. If only I had the skills! The first few I thought of…

Six for Sunday: 2019 Books I’m excited for

Six for Sunday: 2019 Books I’m excited for The Lost Tide Warriors by Catherine Doyle Fionn Boyle has been Storm Keeper of Arranmore for less than six months when thousands of terrifying Soulstalkers arrive on the island. The empty-eyed followers of the dreaded sorceress, Morrigan have come to raise their leader and Fionn is powerless…

Six for Sunday: 2019 Books I Want to Read

Six for Sunday: 2019 Books I Want to Read Nocturna by Maya Montayne Set in a Latinx-inspired world, a face-changing thief and a risk-taking prince must team up to defeat a powerful evil they accidentally unleashed. To Finn Voy, magic is two things: a knife to hold under the chin of anyone who crosses her…and…

Six for Sunday: 2018 Books I Need to Reread

Six for Sunday: 2018 Books I Need to Reread The Boneless Mercies by Genevieve Tucholke They called us the Mercies, or sometimes the Boneless Mercies. They said we were shadows, ghosts, and if you touched our skin we dissolved into smoke … Frey, Ovie, Juniper, and Runa are Boneless Mercies – death-traders, hired to kill…

Six for Sunday: 2018 books I Must Read

Six for Sunday: 2018 Books I Must Read Ooh, this is a tricky one because I am terrible at remembering when a book was published and I have so many books on my to-be-read list that tracking down only those from 2018 might be hard…here are a few that I just know that I will…

Six for Sunday: 2019 kidlit must-reads (so far!)

Six for Sunday: 2019 kidlit must-reads (so far!) Have you read many books for children in 2019? What have you read and enjoyed so far this year? Could you narrow it down to only six books? After looking at what I’ve read (135 books so far) I found this really tricky so I have actually…