Daily Archives: February 22, 2015

Monthly Round-Up: January 2015

2015

Here’s what I posted in January, sorry it’s late:

Year in Review

OPINIONS

REVIEWS

Savvy Auntie: The Ultimate Guide for Cool Aunts, Great-Aunts, Godmothers, and All Women Who Love Kids by Melanie Notkin
★★☆☆☆

The History of Mary Prince: A West Indian Slave by Mary Prince
★★★★★

The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman
★★★☆☆

Memento Mori by Jonathan Nolan
★★★☆☆

Le Duc de L’Omelette by Edgar Allan Poe
★☆☆☆☆

Project Shakespeare: The RSC William Shakespeare Complete Works

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark by William Shakespeare, and David Tennant on playing him
★★☆☆☆

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
★★★★★

Hansel & Gretel by Neil Gaiman
★★★★☆

CHALLENGES

Thank you for reading!

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Dear libraries, can I pay my fees with books?

library fees: paid in books or cash?

Fees, so many fees. Reservations are the only way to get your hands on a book from my local library system, and at £0.80 per adult title, the balance is regularly more than several cups of coffee per month at your local coffeehouse.

Continue reading Dear libraries, can I pay my fees with books?