Films that were better than the book

This post is part of Top 10 Tuesday, run by Jana from That Artsy Reader Girl.

While we sit crying into our large Coke, it might be easy to forget that there are so many other great adaptations that have been just as good, if not maybe better, than their literary basis.

Yes, I did really say that. Sometimes, the movie completely does the book justice.

Image via Not on the High Street

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Review: The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary

This book did not fit any of my challenge criteria.


Tiffy and Leon share a flat
Tiffy and Leon share a bed
Tiffy and Leon have never met…

Tiffy Moore needs a cheap flat, and fast. Leon Twomey works nights and needs cash. Their friends think they’re crazy, but it’s the perfect solution: Leon occupies the one-bed flat while Tiffy’s at work in the day, and she has the run of the place the rest of the time.
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Books I Bought In 2018 But Haven’t Read Yet

This post is part of Six for Sunday, run by Steph from A Little but a Lot.

I am the absolute worst for heading into a bookshop, buying books I’ve promised myself I’ll read in a month or two, and they stay on my TBR for at least a year. It’s something I’ve hoped to stop in 2019, but old habits really do die hard it seems. There are loads of books I bought last year but still haven’t touched, and I’m really going to have to get around to them soon.

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