8 Books That Made Me Cry

I can't be the only one here who loves a book that makes them cry. If you're like me and agree that the more heartbreaking the better, here are my recommendations.


‘Eleanor and Park’ by Rainbow Rowell: Mini Book Review

A short review of 'Eleanor and Park', by Rainbow Rowell.


‘A Court of Mist and Fury’ by Sarah J. Maas: Book Review

If you thought I had some mixed feelings about 'A Court of Thorns and Roses', just you wait to hear what I thought of the sequel.


‘A Court of Thorns and Roses’ by Sarah J. Maas: Book Review

I realise I'm a little late to the party, but I just finished Sarah J. Maas' A Court of Thorns and Roses, and I definitely have feelings about it.

Books, Geek Culture

‘Geekerella’ by Ashley Poston: Book Review

"Look to the stars. Aim. Ignite."


‘Everything, Everything’ by Nicola Yoon: Book Review

Lately, I seem to have hit the contemporary young adult jackpot. Last month I read Adam Silvera's History Is All You Left Me and I loved it. This month, I discovered Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon, and it was stunning. “Love is worth everything. Everything.” Everything, Everything is a contemporary young adult novel about love, family and what it means to… Continue reading ‘Everything, Everything’ by Nicola Yoon: Book Review


Top 5 Wednesday: Book Trends I’m Tired Of Seeing

It's Wednesday once again, so here are the five book trends I'm getting tired of.

Gaming, Geek Culture, Podcasts & Videos

The Geek Show: Valentine’s Day, Games Modding, and Being an Independent Creator

Happy Valentine's Day, followers. Here's my gift to you: the latest Geek Show podcast. This week, we discussed some last minute geeky Valentine's Day ideas, and gave you a run-down of some hilariously geeky cards and chat-up lines. We were also joined by this week's guest, James Baillie, to talk about online community Exilian, game modding,… Continue reading The Geek Show: Valentine’s Day, Games Modding, and Being an Independent Creator

Science, Science and Technology

“The Love Hormone”

In anticipation of Valentines Day, I thought I'd write something a little topical. But instead of giving you my "top 10 tips to find the one" or some horribly generic dating ideas, I thought I'd tell you a little bit about a hormone that may well help make the romance happen, oxytocin. In my quest… Continue reading “The Love Hormone”