I love having a nosy at other people's bookshelves so here is a little tour of mine! My bookshelves are my favourite thing about my tiny apartment. They're the first pieces of furniture I ever put up by myself and they instantly made the room look more cosy. The shelves aren't quite big enough to hold all… Continue reading A Tour of My Bookshelves
A review of Attachments by Rainbow Rowell... Book: Attachments Author: Rainbow Rowell Pages: 368 (Paperback) Genre: Young Adult Age Recommendation: 15+ Published: 2/2/2012 Publisher: Orion ISBN: 9781409120537 ★★★★ “Do you believe in love at first sight?”... “Do you believe in love before that?” Attachments is a story about the quiet and caring Lincoln, whose job is to read… Continue reading Attachments
I think we've already established I love Etsy. It takes over my life, one shop at a time until suddenly hours have passed and I have to drag myself away from hundreds of gorgeous items. It's an emotional time. Today I have decided to share with you my latest favourite shop that has just moved to… Continue reading My Clockwork Castle
2016 is here and with it I have had a wave of new ideas for my blog! Here's a little note of just a few of the changes I will be making this year... 1) A new name! My name, Shannon, means 'wise one' or 'little wise owl' and therefore, I have chosen The Little… Continue reading New Year, New Ideas!
In 2015, I read a lot of books. I didn't get to read as many as I would have liked, but I definitely discovered some new favourites! Here is my top 5... 5. The Maze Runner - James Dashner The Maze Runner was a book I'd wanted to read for ages and just never had… Continue reading My Top 5 Reads in 2015
“A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies” ― George R.R. Martin, A Dance with Dragons. This year I read at least 26 books and each of those little lives I lived were pretty amazing. Here's a breakdown of my year in books... January 1. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell 2. My True Love Gave To Me… Continue reading 2015 in Books
For me, the countdown to Christmas starts in the last week of November. My birthday is the last day of November and putting up the Christmas decorations has become a birthday tradition. After a long cozy weekend of family, Christmas movies, tree decorating and plenty of wine - I am definitely feeling ready for the… Continue reading Countdown to Christmas!