Reviews, Scottish Reads, Vlogs

The Shadow Glass and Right to Remain Silent

In this Vlog I read two utterly fantastic books. I am so giddy about how amazing this month has been for books so far…I’m also scared that I’m overdue a duff book. Statistically I should have had at least one but I’m trying to just enjoy the excellent month so far. Any excuse to… Continue reading The Shadow Glass and Right to Remain Silent

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December Reading Goals

It’s the last month of the year and I had two choices: I could either spend the month finishing off the books from my 2022 reading challenges or I could do something fun. Seeing as I had 23 books left from various 2022 challenges, I went for the ‘something fun’ option. In any other month,… Continue reading December Reading Goals

Scottish Reads, Vlogs

Reading Scottish- December Wrap Up

I can’t believe another month is almost at an end and now it’s almost 2022! It still feels like it should be 2019 but here we are.This month I read four books by Scottish authors, I didn’t aim to have the same number as November but four seems like a good amount. Four books would… Continue reading Reading Scottish- December Wrap Up

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A Tale of Two Nutcrackers

So I know that Christmas is technically over but I think it’s ok to talk about a Christmas book (in this case, 2 Christmas books) during that weird time between Christmas and New Year. If the Christmas tree is still up, it’s ok My two Nutcracker inspired reads, perfect December reading! I love The Nutcracker!… Continue reading A Tale of Two Nutcrackers


A Boy Called Christmas

You are about to read the true story of Father Christmas.It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible.If you are one of those people who believe that some things are impossible, you should put this book down right away. It is most certainly not for you.Because this book is FULL of impossible things.… Continue reading A Boy Called Christmas

Reviews, Scottish Reads

Snow-Kissed Proposals

In The Christmas Runaway by Jenni Fletcher, willful, independent heiress Fiona MacKay impulsively runs away to a remote Scottish tower, where she’s trapped in the snow with equally headstrong, deliciously disheveled Angus Drummond. In Their Snowbound Reunion by Elisabeth Hobbes, Amy Munroe and Anthony Matthews were cruelly parted fifteen years ago, and each blames the… Continue reading Snow-Kissed Proposals

Book Recommendation of the Month, Reviews


Susan had never hung up a stocking . She'd never put a tooth under her pillow in the serious expectation that a dentally inclined fairy would turn up. It wasn't that her parents didn't believe in such things. They didn't need to believe in them. They know they existed. They just wished they didn't.There are… Continue reading Hogfather

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The Christmas Bookshop

When the department store she works in closes for good, Carmen has perilously little cash and few options. She doesn’t want to move in with her perfect sister Sofia, in Sofia’s perfect house with her perfect children and her perfectly ordered Edinburgh life. Frankly, Sofia doesn’t exactly want Carmen there either. Her sister has always… Continue reading The Christmas Bookshop

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Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery

It's Christmas in the Cornish coastal village of Mount Polbearne - a time for family, friends and feasting. Polly Waterford loves running the Little Beach Street Bakery. She's at her happiest when she's creating delicious treats and the festive season always inspires her to bake and knead something extra special for the village residents. In… Continue reading Christmas at Little Beach Street Bakery