Why I’m No Longer Blogging About My Mental Health

Why I’m No Longer Blogging About …

As someone who has been blogging on and off for seven years, as I have grown and entered different times in my life, my blog has too. The name What Amy Did was born in…

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Mini Review: A Ladder To The Sky by John Boyne

Mini Review: A Ladder To The Sky …

Every once in a while, I (re)discover an author whose writing I fall in love with and suddenly, I’m down a rabbit hole desperate to read absolutely everything they’ve ever written. My first literary encounter…

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July Reads

July Reads

Another cliche monthly wrap up introduction but July was hands down the quickest month of 2018 so far. It has been a bit of an up and down month in my personal life but it…

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Review – The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

Review – The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang

The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang Even though I say I will read pretty much any genre of book, romance is one I never reach for.  I’ve never been a huge lover of romcoms, purely…

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Mini Review – The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai

Mini Review – The Great Believers by Rebecca …

The Great Believers – Rebecca Makkai* This year, I’ve found myself gravitating towards books that I would have been intimidated by in 2017. By that, I mean books that are longer than 300ish pages and…

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June Reads

June Reads

July is here and we are currently experiencing a heatwave. It is so refreshing to have the sunshine sticking around for more than three days in Scotland – is this what others would call a…

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Review – Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

Review – Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot If you read my recent Mid Year Reading Goals post, you’ll know that reading more non-fiction is high on my agenda for the rest of 2018. It was a genre…

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Mid Year Reading Goals

Mid Year Reading Goals

My first blog post of every year is usually my goals for the year ahead. This year was an exception as I decided at the beginning of January to have a real social media detox.…

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My Six Summer Book Picks

My Six Summer Book Picks

Summer is the season of reading for me and I seem to get through more books in the next few months compared with the rest of the year. Reading outdoors is one of my favourite…

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May Reads

May Reads

2018 has been flying by recently but my god, wasn’t May a long month? I don’t know if it is just me who feels this way, but I felt like May went on for an…

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