The #OwnVoices Book Blogger: Original Tag!

Own Voices Book Blogger Tag Featured Image

This idea has been a long time in the making, so I'm very excited to finally be able to share it with you all! I wanted to find more Own Voices book bloggers to follow, and I thought a tag would be an ideal way to do this - and to uplift the Own Voices book blogging community at the same time.

The Sunshine Blogger Award

The Sunshine Blogger Award

It absolutely made my day when the lovely Siena @ Booksophobia nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger Award! I think it is a wonderful idea to find out more about the bloggers whose posts we read every day. My answers are below...

Why You Should Start a Blog in 2021 (Magazine Article)

Woman Blogging

My magazine articles mostly consist of book reviews and bookish content, but for this month I decided to share one of my other passions - blogging! Follow the link below to view the article and let me know what you think. Would you add anything to my list of reasons to start blogging? What made you first create your blog?

The Outstanding Blogger Award (I) and (II)

Outstanding Blogger Award

I was over the moon to be nominated for the Outstanding Blogger Award by Siena @ Booksophobia and Jessica @ Beyond the Front Cover! I think it is a wonderful idea to find out more about the bloggers whose posts we read every day. My answers are below...

5 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do at Your Local Library (from a library assistant!) Magazine Article

“And besides, libraries aren't just about books. They are one of the few public spaces we have left which don't like our wallets more than us.”
― Matt Haig, Notes on a Nervous Planet

Libraries are a much-loved haven for so many of us book bloggers, but they are about so much more than books as well. They offer key services and provide a vibrant space that everyone in the community is welcome to enjoy.

The best way you can support your local library is to use it! With that in mind, this articles gives you just a few ideas for how to make the most of the services on offer.

Support Black Authors: Book Recommendations

Me and White Supremacy by Layla F Saad Book Cover Image

I wanted to support the #blacklivesmatter movement, particularly in light of the recent tragic murder of George Floyd. So below is a list of all the books by black authors that I have read and reviewed since starting this blog, to give you a starting point when seeking to diversify your reading. Read, educate, support.