Chances – Freya North Book Review

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Chances – Freya North ★★★★★

I feel I picked this book up at a good time. It’s a brilliant, feel good, summer read. I really enjoyed reading about these lovely characters.
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I Heart London – Lindsey Kelk Book Review

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I Heart London – Lindsey Kelk ★★★★★

This was a really nice, easy, summery read. It’s been a while since I read the previous book in the I Heart series. The book got off to a good start. The beginning is full of happiness for Angela and Alex…
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Perks of Being a Wallflower – Stephen Chbosky Book Review

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The Perks of Being a Wallflower – Stephen Chbosky ★★★

Charlie is such a cute guy! The characters deal with so many issues in this small-ish book.

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Who’s Afraid of Mr Wolfe? – Hazel Osmond Book Review

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Who’s Afraid of Mr Wolfe? – Hazel Osmond ★★★

A book that starts off funny and light hearted, but then takes you on a wonderful journey in the lives of Ellie and Jack. Continue reading “Who’s Afraid of Mr Wolfe? – Hazel Osmond Book Review”

The Girl Who Played With Fire – Steig Larsson Book Review

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The Girl Who Played With Fire – Steig Larsson ★★★

A really gripping story with many revelations and a huge climax!

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Through volunteering I met this wonderful lady who supported me massively throughout my time there. I left the role last summer. After sending her Easter greetings I was informed today that she had passed away over a month ago. This was such a shock, she was a lovely woman who treated me with kindness and encouraged me greatly to achieve what I want to in my studies and in life. Every week, I looked forward to serving drinks and sandwiches and having a chat with her. I keep remembering things that she used to ask me to do, including untangling her headphones :). This news has been upsetting to me, but I hope she is well. I am so thankful for having had a chance to meet and befriend her in these past 3 years of my life.

James Blunt @ O2 Apollo Manchester ~ 18th April 2014

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I became a fan of James Blunt when I first saw him on Top of the Pops singing “You’re Beautiful” (which was a long long time ago, when I was 10?). So I was really really excited to go and see him on his Moon Landing tour.

The support act was “Shake Shake Go”. I’d never heard of them before but they were rather good! Especially the drummer! The singer had one of those unique voices.

The space concept of the concert was so cool. James and his band came out in flight costumes ^^ The visuals at the back were great!

There was quite a lot of interaction between James and the audience. Didn’t know how funny he was! One highlight was James counting to 10 in cantonese haha. Quite amazing.

He sang a couple of his classics including “You’re Beautiful” and “Goodbye my Lover”. So wonderful to hear those sang live. 😀 And also some of my favourites including “Carry You Home” and “So Far Gone”. The songs he played on the piano were beautiful…