Shelley Wilson

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Shelley is an author and award-winning blogger. She writes for two genres: Her sensible and professional side writes non-fiction books for the self-help/personal development genre, and her cheeky and playful side loves to write young adult fantasy fiction.

Alongside her personal development blog (motivatemenow.co.uk) Shelley also writes an author blog (shelleywilsonauthor.com) where she shares reviews, author interviews, and anything to do with writing, reading, and book related events.

Shelley is a single mum to three teenagers, a very old goldfish, and a crazy black cat called Luna. Her favourite things (apart from her children) are vampires, fantasy and sci-fi, Tudor history, The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, and Netflix marathons. She lo
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Book Review Title: Children of Blood and Bone Author: Tomi Adeyemi Category: YA Fantasy Rating: 4 Star Blurb: They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise. Zélie remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. When different clans ruled – Burners igniting flames, Tiders beckoning waves,… Continue reading #BookReview Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeye... Read more of this blog post »
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What an incredible debut! I watched the author on the Jimmy Fallon show and loved hearing about her inspiration for this series. She knew she wanted to celebrate West African culture and she does this in abundance. You are transported from harbours, ...more
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The cover is a great hook for any fan of young adult occult fiction, and the book blurb certainly draws you in for a closer inspection.

After the Last Battle kicks off with a promising Prologue where the author shares the backstory around the Angel an
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It’s not an easy task to hook a reader and terrorise them within a short story, but West has an incredible knack of doing just that. I’ve read (and loved) other work by this author, Drive and The Factory are my favourites, so I jumped at the chance t ...more
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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying by Marie Kondō
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Browsing for something to watch on Netflix I came across Marie Kondo’s The Art of Tidying show. Having decided that this was the year I would start sorting my home I thought I’d give it a watch.

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I thought I’d burnt myself out on writing books over the years, but it appears I was wrong. Adam’s conversational style of writing meant I had this unpacked and read within a few hours. As a personal development author and blogger, I have a huge affi ...more
Oath Keeper by Shelley Wilson
"I had a while to wait for the sequel to Oath Breaker to arrive, and when it did, I was not disappointed!
Reading about Mia and her turmoil during her discovery of her own from was so realistic, I was feeling the pain at times!

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“Take a moment to think about something you’ve always wanted to do, have or learn. If you’d started working towards it twelve months ago it could be yours now.”
Shelley Wilson, How I Changed My Life In a Year: One Woman's Mission To Lose Weight, Get Fit, Beat Her Demons, And Find Happiness …In Twelve Easy Steps!

“I make a vision board every New Year and fill it with all the things I hope to achieve in the coming year; hanging it up where you see it every day affirms your wishes and helps you to action them. You”
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“Now get out in that kitchen and rattle those pots and pans”
James Herbert

“The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.”
Nicolas Chamfort

“I went to a bookstore and asked the saleswoman, 'Where’s the self-help section?' She said if she told me, it would defeat the purpose.”
Steven Wright

“I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.”
Groucho Marx

“My life has a superb cast, but I cannot figure out the plot.”
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Shelley Wilson G.K. Moore wrote: "Thanks for the friend invite Shelley :)"

You're welcome! Thanks for accepting, happy to connect :)


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G.K. Moore Thanks for the friend invite Shelley :)


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Jill Lovely to meet you here on Goodreads, Shelley, and thank you for your friendship.


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