Check out our exclusive interview with Lucy Powrie, a 19 year old vlogger and already an influential young author too! Lucy's book-focused YouTube channel lucythereader is a great place to get book-related inspiration. She's a young ambassador for the Bronte Society, and is the founder of weekly Twitter book event, #UKYA chat that connects readers from across the world. Not only that, but she has created an absolutely brilliant new book series, which kicks off with The Paper & Hearts Society!
To celebrate the launch of our new French-girl inspired styles, we’ve created a guide to our favourite literary spots in Paris. Make like Owen Wilson in Midnight in Paris and rendezvous along the Seine with the icons of the City of Lights! Read on for our Booklover's Guide to Paris!
Ahead of International Women's Day on Friday 8th March and in celebration of our collaboration with The Pankhurst Trust on our first charity T-shirt, we interview Tessa Chynoweth - Curator at The Pankhurst Centre.
Whether you’re cosying up with a loved one or celebrating with your best Gal Pal, Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to catch up on some romantic films. There’s everything from great heartbreak to side-splitting comedy in our best films for the most romantic time of the year. So, cosy up and fall head over heels with our best romantic...
It's that time of year again! A time to snuggle up on the sofa with loved ones, grab a hot chocolate and a mince pie and watch your fave Christmas films together. We've done the research at Joanie HQ and rounded up our top 5 Christmas films to get you in the Christmas spirit.
The nights are darker, hot chocolate is flowing and we are pretty much head to toe in cable knit; all we need now is a good selection of movies for Thanksgiving.
Many of us fear Friday the 13th associating it with bad luck and evil happenings. There is a term for the fear of the number 13 and a fear of Friday the 13th, ‘paraskevidekatriaphobia’ - try saying that after a cocktail! Here are a few superstitions and their surprising origins…
We’ve all been there. A wet weekend. There’s nothing that makes Joanie HQ want to snuggle up more than a rainy day. Grab an extra-large hot chocolate and enjoy some of our favourite rainy-day autumn films.
Welcome Cat Haines, otherwise known as @ladylawstudent to Joanie's Open Book Club! We're discussing Cat's recommendation The Book of Lost Things this week: it's a wonderful dark fairy tale - definitely a fairy tale for adults!