This is a series on my blog where I read hyped books and decide whether, in my opinion, they deserve the hype they get. You can read my posts for Fable and Six of Crows in this series as well. I know I said I was never going to read Shadow and Bone, but I… Continue reading Does the Shadow and Bone trilogy Deserve the Hype?
If you don't know DNF stands for 'did not finish' here in the book community. While some readers find it impossible to DNF and push through even the books they hate, I am not one. I DNF books all the time. If I am not feeling it, why waste my time reading it? So today… Continue reading Books I DNFed in 2020
About two months ago, I posted a list of The Books I NEED to Read in 2020. Now I bring you my follow up post, how many of those books did I actually read? So I am going to go through the list from the first post and explain whether or not I actually read… Continue reading How many of my “Books I NEED to read in 2020” did I actually read?
"Don't judge a book by its cover." This age old saying holds a lesson within a metaphor, but taken literally it is the book lovers' worst pitfall. Let's admit it. We all judge books by their covers. Why do you think publishers spend so much time designing, editting, and revising them? But, of course, the… Continue reading How I choose what books to read
It's that time again, the time to wrap up our month and see how we did. In September I read 7 books; 1 five star, 4 four stars, and 2 three stars. This totaled to 2,804 pages. September was a pretty good reading month for me, I usually average 6 books a month so I… Continue reading My September Wrap-up: mini reviews of all the books I read in September
(Alliteration am I right?) One of my favorite things to read about in any kind of book is royalty. Something about the extravagant castle lifestyle combined with the complexity of court plush a dash of powerful rulers just draws me in like nothing else. On my recent Instagram post I asked my followers for their… Continue reading Royal Recommendations
Struggling with thinking of the perfect gift for the reader in your life? Look no further. As a reader myself, I can help you navigate the world of bookish merch. If you know a reader, you're in the right place. If you are a reader, send this to your friends and family so they know… Continue reading Gift Ideas for the Book Lover in Your Life
Look, I'm not one for drama but this needs to be talked about. If you are not aware of the issues surrounding JK Rowling lately, allow me to sum it up for you. JK Rowling has been tweeting incredibly controversial, offensive, and hurtful things for years. Recently she decided to tweet some incredibly harmful transphobic… Continue reading What to Read (And Recommend) Instead of Harry Potter
Hello all! Today I will be sharing my TBR for an exciting new readathon I am participating in for the month of August. This readathon is so cool! The creators have made a whole story behind this readathon which is literally the most amazing thing I’ve ever heard of. Basically each participant in the readathon… Continue reading Magicalathon TBR
Welcome to my July wrap up! In this post I’ll be talking about every book I read in the month of July. I’ve decided to do a mini review of each, including my rating and my most prominent and relevant thoughts about the book. Click on the picture of the book to view it on… Continue reading July Wrap Up: Mini reviews of all the books I read in July