When books give the best Life Advice

“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.” ― Charles William Eliot What's up guys? People read for a whole load of different reasons; sometimes it's to escape reality for a little bit, sometimes it's to feel as though [...]

19 Things that Harry Potter taught me.

"After all this time? Always." - J.K Rowling *CLICHE HARRY POTTER POST ALERT* (I don't even care, I'm Harry Potter obsessed and proud) It goes without saying that the Harry Potter series defined a generation. Actually, that doesn't even do it justice, because it defined more than one. Being born in 1994, Harry Potter and [...]

The Curse of the English Degree

"The real purpose of books is to trap the mind into doing its own thinking." - Christopher Morely    Before I went to university (even though I had obviously studied English for both GCSE and A Level) there was a clear difference in the way I read books that I was studying, and books that [...]