Book Haul!

So finally I am able to give you a book haul.

Firstly, the books that ended up at my house in England – most due to winning giveaways – while I was away:


Super by Ernie Lindsey [GiveAway]
Heros of Ages by Brandon Sanderson [Bought]
Rain by Virginia Beron [GiveAway]
The Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Linch [GiveAway]

And now for the books I bought this last Wednesday!


A Game of Thrones Books 1 – 5 [Bought – The Works = Bargin!]

That’s all I have for you! Not bought any kindle books in the past few weeks either xD

Have a Safe and Good Sunday!

TBR Shame Part #2

And now for the e-books =/ there’s gunna be a lot! Eek! But I probably won’t read some and will turn out to be random freebies I bought just because they’re freebies xD

Public Domain Books [should always be free]

The Adventure’s of Huckleberry Finn
The Adventure’s of Tom Sawyer
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Ancient Egypt
Around the World in 80 Days
David Copperfield
Don Quixote
From Egypt to Japan
Great Expectations
Gulliver’s Travels
History of Cleopatra
It Happened in Egypt
Jane Eyre
Japanese Fairy Tales
The Legends of King Arthur and His Knights
Les Miserables
Manual of Egypt Anthology
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
Moby Dick
The Mysterious Island
The Odyssey
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner
The Religion of Ancient Egypt
The Scarlet Letter
The Secret Garden
The Strange Case of Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
A Tale of Two Cities
The Three Musketeers
Through the Looking Glass
The Time Machine
Treasure Island
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
Wuthering Heights


Freebies [could be just at the time]

24 Bones
Alexa O’Brien Huntress [4 Books]
Binary Cycle – Disruption
A Bit of Bite
Blood of Requiem
Blue Fall
The Book of Deacon
Burbon & Blood
A Cast of Stones
Choices of Fate
The Chronicles of Dragon Book 1
The Circle of Sorcerers
The Circle
City of Rogues
Claimed by the Beast
Crimson Fire Anthology [10 Books]
Crimson Night
Dark Creations: Gabriel Rising
A Dark Kiss of Rapture
Dark Space
The Dark Slayer: Wrath of the Royals
A Death Displaced
The Descent Series [3 Books]
The Devil’s Grin
Double Dare
Enchanted Secret
The Fallen Star
A Family Affair
Fire Mage
Firemancer Collection [3 Books]
First Contact
Flame Moon
Forbidden Forest
Frostborn: The First Quest
Full Moon
Gateway to Nifleheim
Ghost and the Graveyard
Ghost in the Machine
A Gift of Ghosts
The Girl in the Box Series [3 Books]
The Golden Acorn
Grimm Diaries Collection [6 Books]
The Hero and the Fiend
Hide and Seek
His Dark Empire Book 1
The Honour of the Knights
Infinite Sacrifice
Into the Darkness
A Job From Hell
Land of Shadows
The Last Praetorian
The Light Keepers
Tales of Lentari: Lost City
Magic of Thieves
The Mamluks
Out of Time
The Phoenix Conspiracy
Post Human Series [4 Books]
The Princess of Egypt Must Die
Rise of the Fallen
A Rite of Swords
Rope Enough
Ruby Celeste and the Ghost Armada
Sacrifice Me
Seasons of the Moon [4 Books]
The Settlers
The Shadow of Black Wings
Silo 49
Sora’s Quest
The Sorcery Code
The Soul Ripper
The Soul Keeper
Summer Storm
Suspending Reality [5 Books]
The Sword of Light
Shader Book 1: Sword of the Archon
Sword of the Ronin
How to Kill a Mockingbird
The Tube Riders
Twenty-Eight and a Half Wishes
The Vampire from Hell
Vampire Shift
The Walking Dead Volume 1
The White Tree
Witch Song



Ancillary Justice
The Complete Collection of Shakespeare [33 Plays Yet to Read]
The Complete Sherlock Holmes [50+ Books/Short Stories etc.]
A Game of Thrones
City of Bones
City of Ashes
Clockwork Angel
Infinity Blade
The 100 Hundred Year Old Man…
The Name of the Wind
Prince of Thorns
Shadow and Bone
Soy Sauce for Beginners

14 [Not including the stories IN the two collections]


City of Stairs
The Diamond Thief
The Falcon Throne
Heart of Dread: Frozen
The House of the Four Winds
The Isobel Journal
The Line
Outer Limits
Project Superhero
The Rain
Returner’s Wealth
Sky Pirates
These Days are Ours
Two Hundred and Twenty-One Baker Streets
The Well of Tears
The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror 2014 Edition


Total Number: 207 Books – Jesus!

O and I forgot to add a total of books for yesterday: 84 Books

TBR Shame Part #1

Now that I am back I can finally show you guys my bookcases and all my books and also help myself realise just how much I have to read – eek! Therefore, without further ado, today I will show you my physical TBR books!

So firstly, you all may have seen my now my physical TBR pile that I want to accomplish over summer – fyi: never going to happen seen as I only have about 22 days of summer left and since leaving Japan, I’ve read all of one Game of Thrones chapter =/ I got my laptop back! Which means marathoning TV! =/ Oopsies!


The Rain
A Game of Thrones
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
The Well of Ascension
Hero of Ages
Warm Bodies
Peter Jackson: A Filmmaker’s Journey

Now onto the TBR Shelf


Now for the close-ups…


Lies of Locke Lamora
Unfinished Tales
The Silmarillion
Leviathan Wakes
Harry Potter and the Order of the Pheonix – I know! Don’t kill me!!
Hyperion Omnibus


Harry Potter Collection – Quidditch Through the Ages, Fantastical Beasts and Where to Find Them.
The Last Battle
The Silve Chair
The Vampire LeStat
Thief of Time
Night Watch
Guards! Guards!
The Truth
Going Postal


The Naked God
The Reality Dysfunction
Car Fever
The Neutronium Alchemist
Sorcery! 1 – 4
The Enchanted Wood


The Wee Free Men
A Hat Full of Sky
Going Postal
I Shall Wear Midnight
Ancient Egypt: Myth & History
The Art of Harmony


The Jungle Book
Alice in Wonderland
Single Mother on the Verge
The Queen of the Damned
Treasure Island
通学途中 – Part Way Through Commuting to School
通学路 – The Road to School
Kochira Katsushika-ku Kameari Kōen-mae Hashutsujo Vol.167
Reaper Man
Soul Music


悪い子はお好き? – Do you like the bad boy? < I do apologize but translating Japanese titles… they sound better in Japanese seriously!! xD
通学時間 – The Time to School
通学電車 – The Train to School
Love&Kiss Book 2011
Death Note Volume 1 in Japanese
Honey Bitter Volumes 1 and 2
xxxHolic Volume 1
心の西季 – Kokoro no Seiki
Kami no Shizuku Volume 1
Death Note 13
Vampire Knight Official Fanbook
Bleach – Souls
OreOre/Me Me
Black Alice in Butler Land
Joker Game
Pink and Grey
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in Japanese


The Mighty Thor #1
Superman Special Edition #1
Avengers Arena #1

And that is all the physical books! Hella lot isn’t there! I guess when you split it up by Japanese and English, the piles start to even out–kinda….

So the big question is…. 

What do you want me to read? What do you recommend? Not recommend? What should I read ASAP?

Burn, Re-Read, Re-Write Tag

Another tag for y’all today! Hope you like what came up – I certainly had fun and found it difficult! xD Again I will just write them in Burn, Re-Read, Re-Write order xD and once again – like yesterday’s – I wasn’t tagged by anyone but really wanted to do it!

Round 1


StarDust – Just ugh, I was seriously disappointed with it.
Mistborn – ❤
5th Wave – this book started off amazing and creepy and I was loving it. Just wish it’d stayed that way and not focused so much on the romance, or else, I think I could’ve loved it!

Round 2


Daughter of Smoke and Bone – I really did not like this book.
A Series of Unfortunate Events – Love love love this series and wouldn’t mind re-reading even just the 13th one again.
Thief’s Magic – loved this book but it wasn’t perfect; just wish a few things were changed slightly. e.g. not being so religion-heavy.

Round 3


This one was torture!! They’re all my favourite books of all time! ='[ I don’t wanna do this one… but I must…

Half Blood Prince – I am SO sorry but I love the other two just a little more ='[
The Hobbit
The Lord of the Rings – no idea how I’d re-write it… maybe just the ending? Change it to where Hobbiton hasn’t gone to shit in the end?

Round 4


Noughts and Crosses
The Golden Compass – love love love this book and it’s series!
Eragon – again, no idea what I would change about it…but would rather re-write it than burn it!

Round 5


50 Shades of Gray – is there any other fitting section for it?
Mort – probably my favourite Terry Pratchett book so far ❤
Picture of Dorian Gray – another book I love… I think I’d re-write it and put it in modern day, that’s all xD

So what do you think? Do you agree? Any others you would want me to pick between?

I tag…. YOU!

Fuck, Marry, Kill Tag


Game of Thrones Edition!! Let’s get started!! It will literally go in order of who I would Fuck then Marry then Kill! ^_^ Enjoy!

Round One!


Jamie Lannister
Jon Snow
Theo GreyJoy

Round Two!


Ned Stark
Joffrey Baratheon

Round Three!


Bran Stark – Weird I know but I’d rather be married to him than have to either kill him or fuck him; he’s only like 12!
Robert Baratheon

Round Four!


The Hound
Rob Stark – sorry, not a fan.

Round Five!


The Mountain

Who would you choose?! Any others you want to give me to decide between?

Top Ten Tuesday #18


This Week’s Topic: Ten Books I Want to Read but Don’t Own [Yet]
This week’s topic I am loving because it’ll help me figure out what books I really want ASAP and also gives you a hint of what, when I buy books, my next haul will be 😉

The Way of Kings, Part 1 (The Stormlight Archive, #1.1)

1. Anything by Brandon Sanderson PLEASE! But this series I am dying to start! As soon as I’ve read all his other books, I promise! But the wait will kill me but at the same time, only two books of the series are out so far xD

The Lost Hero (The Heroes of Olympus, #1)

2. Rick Riordan is a genius with greek mythology! Loved Percy Jackson, now I need this series too!

Ready Player One

3. Videos games, 80s pop and a plot similar to Sword Art Online? I’m there! Give me!


4. It’s a classic, it’s a must, it sounds awesome!

The Eye of the World (Wheel of Time, #1)

5. This series is like ‘if you love fantasy, it’s a compulsory read; whether you end up liking it or not’ because everyone who loves fantasy, knows this series and it’s author and everyone’s read at least the first book – I want in!

The Giver (The Giver #1)

6. Same with 1984 – it’s a classic, must, sounds awesome and I want to read it < nothing to do with the movie coming out btw, always wanted to read it!

Assassin's Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1)

7. Again, it’s the build-blocks and in the starter pack of ‘in order to love fantasy, these books are a must’.

Prisoner of Night and Fog (Prisoner of Night and Fog, #1)

8. Had my eye on it even before it was released! Still dying for it t be in my hands and mind!

Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1)

9. The steampunk queen! I really want to read this series as I love things steampunk.


10. I recently saw the trailer for the film and was like ‘I gotta read this book!’ The only reason I never picked it up before was because I found out he was Stephen King’s son and I was like ‘that’s gunna be scary – hell no!’

What is on your lists? Link me! What do you think of my list?

Same Time, Next Week!

2014 Summer Reading Plans – British Edition!

Now that I am back in England, I am able to get around to a few more things that I want to do with Summer! Firstly the books!


Here are the physical books I want to get through:
– [Once again] A Game of Thrones
– The Rain
– The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
– Finish off the Mistborn Trilogy
– Warm Bodies
– Peter Jackson; A Film Maker’s Journey < Got about half way through this 5/6 years ago, about time I finished it! Still remember what I read crystal clear!

Now onto what I hope to post on here for you before I go back to university!

– UnHaul
– Bookcases
– TBR Shame
– Re-Reads
– What am I taking to Uni?
– Book haul
– Series/Trilogies Lists

There’s so many more things I want to post but obviously, I can post even after summer, so no need to rush at posting anything really xD

Anything you want me to do that I haven’t listed? Anything you’re excited to see?

Back Off Hiatus!!

I am back in England and have a new laptop so now I can post on the correct days and not bombard you with posts all on one day anymore! Although today I still have one more post to go, so after today there shouldn’t been an multiple post days really.

Thank you for being patient with me and putting up with my heavy posting on one day and everything!

Bout of Books Wrap Up!!

Basically I failed… unfortunately my 36 hours of what could’ve been reading time, turned into 36 hours of crying and get drunk with some people on the planes xD So yes… review time!

Books Completed: 1 – The Queen of the Tearling [Review!]

Pages Read: A Game of Thrones – 18
The House of the Four Winds – 13
The Queen of the Tearling – 106
Total: 137 Pages

Goals failed!

What Am I Reading? Airplane Edition!

My journey in Japan comes to an end tomorrow and I will be travelling from 8am – leaving my friends house – and don’t land in England until Saturday at [still using Japanese time] 3pm. So I have Almost 36 hours of reading time – I rarely sleep when I travel, even long haul flights but usually spend them binge watching all the movies they have xD – and here is what I hope to get through!

Firstly, I am currently reading: 

The House of the Four Winds (One Dozen Daughters, #1)

Unfortunately, finishing The Queen of the Tearling has put me in a slight reading slump and only read about a chapter of this book [in almost two days] so far.

That should get done during my travels, to which I have decided I really want to dig into something epic, so my next book will be either:

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1) The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)

Having already started A Game of Thrones, this seems to be the obvious choice, however, Name of the Wind is currently the book pick of the month on Sword and Laser and I really want to join in with them for the first time in the almost 2 years I have been part of the book club!

And finally, some manga I hope to get through when I am in need of a reading/movie break or not really wanting to do either xD

Gantz /15 Bakuman, Band 1: Traum und Realität Gate 7, Volume 1 (Gate 7, #1)

So still sticking with my Bout of Books TBR but with a more organised ‘okay this is next‘ kinda thing – right?

Happy, Safe Travels to Me!!
Next Time we meet will be in England! Or at least I’ll be writing from England…