Olympic Games Readathon TBR

Today it’s just the one of us writing this, as it’s just me who’s decided to take part in the Olympic Games readathon. I’m a little late to this readathon as it started at the beginning of the month, but when I saw that Ishi, Ally, Nicole and Sasha were hosting a Percy Jackson themedContinue reading “Olympic Games Readathon TBR”

Are Star Wars Novels Worth the Read?

Today we’re looking at a collection of novels set in one of the most well-known and celebrated fictional universes ever – Star Wars. The first ever film, A New Hope, directed by George Lucas, was released in the December of 1977 and launched a huge franchise that’s still going today, since being bought by Disney.Continue reading “Are Star Wars Novels Worth the Read?”

The Magical World of The Odyssey

Today we wanted to talk about the Odyssey! Now, hold on, I know what you’re probably thinking… That ancient book? Isn’t that just for old scholars? Or PhD level Classicists? Yeah, we had our doubts too! But when one of us recently began reading it as part of a Classical Civilisation A Level, we realisedContinue reading “The Magical World of The Odyssey”