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  • Danish
  • French*
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish*
nov 17 2017 ∞
dec 9 2018 +
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  • books I own and need to read *
  • books on hold *
  • kindle library *
  • manifestos *
  • my Agatha Christie collection *
  • Russian books on my to read list *
  • signed books I own *
  • wishlist *
nov 21 2018 ∞
dec 11 2018 +
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  • Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  • Jane Austen
  • Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Agatha Christie
  • Matt Haig
dec 7 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
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alternate title: call me grandma

  • I like sitting out in my garden, reading and watching the birds
  • I've started buying a lot of bird food
  • I own a lot of plants
  • big, cosy cardigans are my thing
  • I hate loud music, it disturbs my quiet time
  • I am somewhat out of touch with current popular culture
  • I love shopping in charity shops, for books and mugs mainly
  • I naturally wake up early and I go to bed early
  • I also love naps
  • I sometimes forget that I have a cup of tea to drink until it's gone cold
  • I have conversations with my pets
  • I carry snacks around and sometimes flasks of tea
  • the members of my favourite bands are all...
jul 7 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
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  • A is for Arsenic: The Poisons of Agatha Christie by Kathryn Harkup
  • A Sting in the Tale: My Adventures with Bumblebees by Dave Goulson
  • Bee Quest by Dave Goulson
  • Circe by Madeline Miller
  • I Capture the Castle by Dodie Smith
  • I'll Be Gone in the Dark by Michelle McNamara
  • Jane Austen at Home by Lucy Worsley
  • Lagom: The Swedish Art of Balanced Living by Linnea Dunne
  • Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
  • Pachinko by Min Jin Lee
  • The Inner Life of Animals: Surprising Observations of a Hidden World by Peter Wohlleben
  • The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gowar
  • The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark
  • The Secret History by Donna Tartt
oct 30 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
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  • The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
  • Breakfast at Tiffany's by Truman Capote
  • A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker
  • The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  • The Humans by Matt Haig
  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • The Princess Bride by William Goldman
  • Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh
  • The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa
may 15 2018 ∞
dec 4 2018 +
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  • I take my coffee strong and very milky.
  • I take my tea strong and with a splash of milk.
  • I love dunking biscuits in my tea/coffee.
  • I cannot choose between dogs and cats.
  • I save greetings cards and cinema, theatre and train tickets.
  • I cannot stop buying books.
  • I never fold the pages of my books.
  • I used to have pet rats named Antigone 'Tiggy' and Calypso 'Cally.' I miss them terribly.
  • my accent is a mix of Yorkshire and London.
  • I was a featured user on listography years ago.
  • I hate the taste of coconut, but love the smell.
  • I love listening to classical music, but can name hardly any pieces.
jun 17 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +
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  • reading: A Game of Thrones by George R. R. Martin; A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
  • watching: Sabrina the Teenage Witch
dec 7 2018 ∞
dec 11 2018 +
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  • Abba
  • Benny Andersson
  • The Doors
  • Fleetwood Mac
  • Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
  • George Ezra
  • Janelle Monáe
  • Queen
dec 7 2018 ∞
dec 11 2018 +
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  • Animal: The Autobiography of a Female Body by Sara Pascoe
  • Eat Up! by Ruby Tandoh
  • How to be Champion by Sarah Millican
  • Is It Just Me? by Miranda Hart
  • The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well by Meik Wiking
  • A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled by Ruby Wax
  • Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig
  • Sane New World: Taming the Mind by Ruby Wax
  • Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race by Reni Eddo-Lodge
jun 29 2018 ∞
dec 4 2018 +
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  • born 19/06/1996
  • northern English
  • in a relationship
  • vegetarian
  • literature graduate
  • bookseller
dec 4 2018 ∞
dec 7 2018 +