Weekly Digest

This is what I’m digging this week. She’s Gotta Have It (TV Series) I’m trying not to binge this one too quickly because I’m finding it really enjoyable. DeWanda Wise‘s Nola Darling is mesmerising to watch, so it’s no wonder she’s juggling three very different men at once. Not only that but the show addresses […]

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40 Books

40 books that have shaped my life. We Need to Talk About Kevin – Lionel Shriver // Hollywood Wives – Jackie Collins It – Stephen King // Geek Love – Katherine Dunn The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – Stieg Larsson // Never Let Me Go – Kazuo Ishiguro Filthy: The Weird World of John Waters – Robrt […]

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Final Girls (Book) Review

I love me a Final Girl. The trope is one of my favourites, even though the rules of being a true FG could make your head spin clean off your neck. Someone who hates the label though is Quincy Carpenter, the third survivor to join the infamous trio of the media dubbed Finals Girls. Comprised […]

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Winter Reading List ❄️

I didn’t do so badly with my Autumn Reading List, crossing off all but one of the books I’d planned to read. I’ve been reviewing them where I can on the #onewomanbookclub tag (which you can access via the menu up there at the top, if you wish). And now it’s Winter and that means […]

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The King & I

I didn’t grow up with Stephen King, which seems odd to me now. I liked horror alright but I just never got around to plundering SK’s catalogue. In place of his classics I was all over Judy Bloom, Jilly Cooper and Jackie Collins. I guess I was a precocious kid in my reading tastes, I like the feeling […]

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Carrie (Book) Review

Carrie White is no ordinary girl Carrie is one of those stories I’ve been aware of since the beginning of time because of the Brian De Palma adaptation. It was a terrifying movie as a teenager and is still eerily sad today. I’d never picked up the book but as mentioned here, I was inspired to do […]

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The Snowman (Book) Review

In the spirit of Fall, colder evenings and crispy clean duvet covers, I added this crime thriller to my Autumn Reading List. It’s recently been adapted for the big screen which could be interesting, though I’ll probably wait to stream it at home. There’s talk of it not really living up to the book – […]

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