I spotted this book on the desk of one of my friends at work and was instantly grabbed by that blurb so went straight to Book Depository to order my own copy. And I was so glad I did!
So we've just come to the end of another fantastic YALC (Young Adult Literature Convention) which always signifies one thing for me, and lots of others... It's Harry Potter's birthday! Yes, I'm a huge Harry Potter fan - no big surprise there. When I first started reading Harry Potter, only the first three were... Continue Reading →
I know you shouldn't judge a book by its cover, but the first thing that drew me to Homegoing was the spectacular dust jacket on the hardback. I spotted it straight away, practically glowing from its stand in the Falmouth Bookseller. It was love at first sight. However, I've been burned by this shallow attitude to book buying before and was keen to read a little of the first chapter before taking it home with me.