Five More Mins | Life, health & bookishness… Anything goes!

Amazon Beauty Box


I have to say, I’m not convinced the Amazon Beauty Box is worth the price. Maybe I’m not the best judge though seeing as I’m not really a beauty product kind of girl, but most samples were really small… like TINY.  It was all nicely packaged though and you do[…]

Blog Overhaul


We’re currently in the process of revamping the blog and swapping to a more general blog theme.  While we’ll still be including our bookish posts, we’re also expanding to include bits about life, creative/crafty stuff, health etc…  We aim to include non bookish reviews too. We should be up and[…]

REVIEW: Did You See Melody? by Sophie Hannah

Adult, Mystery/Thriller

Synopsis Pushed to breaking point, Cara Burrows abandons her home and family and escapes to a five-star spa resort she can’t afford. Late at night, exhausted and desperate, she lets herself into her hotel room and is shocked to find it already occupied – by a man and a teenage[…]

REVIEW: This Careless Life by Rachel McIntyre

Contemporary, Teen/YA

Synopsis Four best friends with perfect lives. A once in a lifetime opportunity. Who can resist the call of fame and fortune? Liv, Hetty, Jez and Duffy are auditioning for a new reality TV show. Producer Cassandra has warned them the process might be tough, but they are excited and[…]