Before I Fall by Lauren Oliver | Book Review

Before I Fall | Spoiler Free Book Review

Before I Fall tells the story of Samantha, a popular girl, who on the biggest day of the school year, dies in a car accident. But she still wakes up the next morning, back at the start of the day before. I thought the character development was great for all of the characters. Everyone around

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Five Forget Mother's Day Book Review | Emma Louisa

Five Forget Mother’s Day | Book Review

These new parodies of Enid Blyton’s Famous Five books are hilarious. Even the chapter titles had me chuckling. The Famous Five are grown up, but still a little inept at doing seemingly simple things, like remembering Mother’s Day. Five Forget Mother’s Day is about George trying to finally get a great Mother’s Day gift for

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You Are A Badass by Jen Sincero | Emma Louisa

You Are A Badass by Jen Sincero | Book Review

You Are A Badass is motivating without being preachy, shouty or cringey. It’s the balance of encouraging and recommending, but not being too over the top.If you want to do a little self improvement but don’t feel like self help books are for you, I’d recommend this entirely. Sincero really lays it out for you.

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The Chemist by Stephenie Meyer Book Review | Emma Louisa

The Chemist by Stephenie Meyer | Book Review

The Chemist is a thriller novel about a woman who is hiding from the American government, who she used to work for. Her old handler finds her and contacts her about a job that will get rid of the target on her back. Whether or not it’s the right choice to do the job or

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Messy by Tim Harford Book Review |

Messy by Tim Harford | Book Review

Messy is book all about how being messy and creative in this tidy world can be beneficial for business. It’s a super informative read, based on studies, stories and many years of research. I learnt a lot, for both tactical and personal reasons. I also understood how when I work a certain way in certain

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Christmas Book Haul

I was lucky enough that my parents got me a bunch of books I’ve wanted for a while for Christmas. I gave my mum a wishlist and she chose some from it, so she knew she was getting me things I wanted. Here’s my Christmas Book Haul:   #GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso I’ve been listening to

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Five Go Gluten Free Book Review |

Five Go Gluten Free | Book Review

Five Go Gluten Free is one of five books in a series, released this week as a parody of the original Enid Blyton series, the Famous Five, with this text written by Bruno Vincent. I thought it was actually written pretty close to the original series, but just with a bit of a spin when they

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