Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Hope to Find Under the Christmas Tree

Happy Tuesday and MERRY CHRISTMAS!! I'm back to blogging now that I'm on break in between semesters, which means it's time for my first Top Ten Tuesday in a while. This week we're asked to share the top ten books we hope to find under the Christmas tree. I actually didn't ask for any books this … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I Hope to Find Under the Christmas Tree

The Bookish Naughty List Tag

Long time, no see! It's been a while since I last posted something (since Halloween?!), but I'm here today with a festive tag to jump back into things. Norees @ No Reads Too Great tagged me in the Bookish Naughty List Tag, which I had never seen before. Let's get right to it! Read an … Continue reading The Bookish Naughty List Tag

DECEMBER 2017 | Wrap-Up

December is... done?! Where did this month (and YEAR) go?!?! Decembers always tend to be whirlwinds of celebrations, seeing friends and family, and frantically trying to wrap everything up before the new year comes around once again. In case you're curious, here's what I was up to in December: In December I read a total … Continue reading DECEMBER 2017 | Wrap-Up

Spreading Blogger (and Christmas!) Cheer

Recently Michelle @ The Writing Hufflepuff created this post in which she highlights bloggers as a way to spread blogger cheer during this festive season. Seeing as Christmas will be here before we know it (TOMORROW?!?!) I thought I would take the time to pass on Christmas cheer through a few blogger shoutouts. Here are … Continue reading Spreading Blogger (and Christmas!) Cheer

OXMAS | Holly Goes Abroad

The festive fun might just be beginning with the start of December, but Oxmas is actually already over.... But what is Oxmas, you ask? Oxmas is Oxford's version of celebrating Christmas much, much earlier than everyone else. The vast majority of students move out of their accommodations during the first few days of December (I'll … Continue reading OXMAS | Holly Goes Abroad

DECEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

The last month of the year has come to an end, meaning it's time for another monthly wrap-up! All in all, December was a pretty great end to a tumultuous and rocky year. Not only did I read several fantastic books, but I had a blast celebrating the holiday season with a plethora of Christmas … Continue reading DECEMBER 2016 | Wrap-Up

A Merry Message…

To all those who celebrate it, I hope you have a lovely Christmas! Eat some sweets, sing lots of carols, and enjoy time with family and friends. After all, it's the most wonderful time of the year! Yours, HOLLY P.S. Enjoy this GIF of Hugh Grant dancing. You're welcome.  

more books: Christmas!

Christmas has come and gone yet again, but I'm happy to say that I received some fabulous books from good ol' Saint Nick. Let's get started, shall we? Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Great Expectations by Charles Dickens Last of the Gaderene by Mark Gatiss Dreams of Empire by Justin … Continue reading more books: Christmas!

Book Review: SKIPPING CHRISTMAS

Author: John Grisham Number of Pages: 177 Publisher: Arrow Release Date: 2001 "Imagine a year without Christmas. No crowded shops, no corny office parties, no fruitcakes, no unwanted presents. That's just what Luther and Nora Krank have in mind when they decide that, just this once, they'll skip the holiday altogether. Theirs will be the only house on the … Continue reading Book Review: SKIPPING CHRISTMAS