A lot of us are introduced to Shakespeare at school. Some of us will fall completely in love, some will be indifferent and some will end up downright hating it (I think it has a lot to do with the teacher but that’s a whole other blog post). So I wanted to write a quick…… Continue reading Simply Shakespeare #16 – 5 Tips To Get Into Shakespeare!
I was tagged by Kelly to do this fun little challenge and thought I would give it a go! 1. Food I really enjoyed this when I read i and food plays a big part in it. I love the body-posi vibes too! 2. Transportation I love collecting these editions! I must say we do…… Continue reading The I Spy Book Challenge!
This week I thought I would do something fun ad something I do in my head all time! I love sorting my faves into Hogwarts Houses and then it hit me, why not sort Shakespeare characters! I’ve chosen two characters per house so let’s get into it… Viola from Twelfth Night: I adore Viola. She is…… Continue reading Simply Shakespeare #12 – Sorting Shakespeare Characters In To Hogwarts Houses!
Today is THE DAY ladies, time to celebrate US! In honour of this day, I’ve got a book review of a wonderful little book I was sent by Stripes Publishing. Amazing Women 101 Lives To Inspire You is a lovely book by Lucy Beevor and Sarah Green and it’s a great source full of wonderful…… Continue reading INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY – Amazing Women 101 Lives To Inspire You Review & I Add A Few Of My Own!
This week for Simply Shakespeare, we have one of my favourite people, #SundayYA host and @_sectumsemprah on twitter, my fab bookish buddy Rachel talking about one of my fav ever themes in Shakespeare! I can’t wait for you all to read it… When Rosie first asked about Simply Shakespeare, I knew straight away that I…… Continue reading Simply Shakespeare #5 – Macbeth: The Struggle And The Power by Rachel!
I’m lucky to live in a town that has a whole street full of amazing charity shops! I love getting books in a charity shop. I get to add to my collection and the money goes to a good cause. This trip was particularly successful! So let’s see what I got my hands on last…… Continue reading A Charity Shop Book Haul!
I’ve wanted to do a Shakespeare section on my blog for the longest time. I love it so much and it was my favourite thing to study at university. After the buzz about the idea on Twitter I decided that Simply Shakespeare was a go! But why? I’m a huge believer in Shakespeare being accessible…… Continue reading SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Simply Shakespeare!