March Book Haul

Saturday, March 12, 2016
March Book Haul
Ok, I have a problem. Over the past couple of weeks I've bought 18 books, well 19 if you count the one that had to go back because it was SO scuffed and ripped. I know I posted a large book haul a week ago but I needed more books and Amazon prime is a dangerous thing. I hardly read at all last year and this year I'm definitely changing that. I can't stop reading, watching booktube and buying books; here's my latest book haul.

- Harry Potter and the Philosophers by J.K. Rowling: I have watched all of the Harry Potter films more times than I want to admit and I've read the Deathly Hallows book a few years ago but I haven't read any of the others *hangs head in shame*. I can't wait to read this book as I adore her writing, it's so easy to read and it's almost comforting, if that makes sense. Also I love this cover, it's so pretty and feels almost rubberised - it was less than £3 as well so I had to buy it. Obviously.

- The Shadow Queen by C.J. Redwine: I have heard so many good things about this book and the plot sounds so interesting and exciting! It's a kind of snow white retelling but it sounds so much better. Also the cover is so simplistic but so gorgeous.

- A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson: I have read a few samples of his books and I love his writing style so when I saw this book, used on amazon, I had to buy it and unlike the book I had to send back, this one came in really good condition.

- Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard: Again another book I have heard so much about on Youtube, especially by American youtubers. To me it sounds like a really interesting and new but familiar world; I can't wait to start it.

- The Queen Of The Tearling by Erika Johansen: I wanted to read this book as firstly, I've heard nothing but positive reviews and secondly it is being made into a film featuring Emma Watson - she's a fantastic actress and I can't wait for the film.

- The Silkworm by J.K. Rowling: I read the first book in this series last month and I adored it, I reviewed it a few weeks ago. I really connected to the two main characters, especially Cormoron Strike so I'm excited to see where their adventures leads them next.

Have you read any of these books? What books have you bought recently? 


  1. You're gonna love Harry Potter!! Still some of my favourite books, going on twenty years since I first read The Philosopher's Stone :)
    I love Bill Bryson, too, his writing is so funny <3

    Jess xo | The Indigo Hours

  2. I read the Silkworm some times ago and it was really good ! I had a good memory of that book :)
    Great haul and don't worry only about a year ago I read all the Harry Potter books (loved them !!) so you 're not the only one being late .:) x

  3. You haven't read Harry Potter?! That is crazy to me. I know I should probably broaden my horizons but they're really the only books I return to time and time again. I need to up my reading though, I'd love to hear some recommendations once you've read these!

    Catherine | Hey, Mama

  4. the shadow queen and the queen of the tearling sound like really interesting reads! thank you for sharing

    xo Sarah

  5. great picks, you'll love the harry potter books!

  6. Awww I want to read the shadow queen!!!It sounds interesting!!
    Amazing picture btw!

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  7. Welcome to my life :') ALL THE BOOKS!
    You're going to love the first Harry Potter. It's so cosy.
    Imogen’s Typewriter. <3

  8. I enjoyed Red Queen, I read it in January and I've read the second one too, Glass Sword, which came out in Jan too. I didn't know The Queen of the Tearling is being made into a film! I've been wanting to read it for months and I already have book two so I need to get my act together!

  9. Harry Potter is one of my favourite book series! for £3, of course you would get it!

    Angie | Chocolate & Lipstick | Beauty, Fashion & Lifestyle Blog


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