Reading Wrap Up: May 2019

I'm a bit late with this one, but hey, let's get started! Books read: 7 (classics: 1, non-fiction: 4,  middle grade: 1, picture book: 1) Pages read: 735 Stars: 1 (0), 2 (0), 3 (2), 4 (3), 5 (2) Castle Rackrent by Maria Edgeworth  I gave this book 3 stars on Goodreads, but I feel [...]

Review: Addicted to Americana by Charles Phoenix

Review: Addicted to Americana by Charles Phoenix

If there's anything you need to know about me, I love kitchy 50s stuff. This book seemed right up my alley! Let's have a look: Title: Addicted to Americana Author: Charles Phoenix Pages: 176 Published:  October 10th 2017 by Prospect Park Books ISBN: 9781945551192 Raised on a used-car lot, Charles Phoenix was destined to become [...]

Review: 100 Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman

Review: 100 Years of Fashion by Cally Blackman

Did I get this book because Audrey Hepburn is on the cover? Maybe. Do I regret it? Not at all! Title: 100 Years of Fashion Author: Cally Blackman Pages: 400 Published:  May 16th 2012 by Laurence King Publishing ISBN: 9781856697989 This book documents in pictures the most exciting and diverse period in fashion: from 1900 [...]