Misc

The Willoughby Book Club Review

Hi everyone! Welcome back to my blog, it's great to have you here, as always. I am here today to do a review of a book subscription service I recently got for myself and really enjoyed! I rarely get book subscription boxes because international shipping is WILDLY expensive and I can never justify getting a… Continue reading The Willoughby Book Club Review

blogging tips

So You Want to Start a Bookstagram: Nailing Your Bookstagram Aesthetic

A handy guide if you’re looking to start a bookstagram account.  You might have seen my first post about Bookstagram and how to start at it. It's one of my favorite posts I've ever written and it's the single most popular post on this blog. It was published in February, and ever since, it's my… Continue reading So You Want to Start a Bookstagram: Nailing Your Bookstagram Aesthetic

fiction

Electrifying Dystopian Take on Feminism: The Power by Naomi Alderman

“One of them says, 'Why did they do it?' And the other answers, 'Because they could.' That is the only answer there ever is.”  I am sure you're well aware of this novel. It was one of the biggest releases of 2016 and went on to win the Women's Prize for Fiction. It was a… Continue reading Electrifying Dystopian Take on Feminism: The Power by Naomi Alderman

Chit Chats

Chit Chat: Different Standards for Different Books

Let's discuss valuing books differently.  So ever since I made a profile on Goodreads, I have been looking at my books through star ratings. I am someone who enjoys numbers and structure, so thinking about my books in terms of ratings really suits me. It helps me narrow down my feelings for a book and… Continue reading Chit Chat: Different Standards for Different Books

blogging tips

So You Want to Start a Bookstagram: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

A handy guide if you're looking to start a bookstagram account.  I don't know if you know this, but I love Bookstagram. I created my profile a little under a year ago, and it has been such a fun thing to do with my time. The community is wonderful, there's lots of really pretty pictures… Continue reading So You Want to Start a Bookstagram: Everything You Need to Know to Get Started

Chit Chats

Chit Chat: Reading Books at the Right Time

Let’s talk about some easy bookish topics. Chit Chats are discussions I do on some easier, more fun bookish topics. Today we're talking about reading books at the right time. I always thought that reading a book at the right time in your life is crucial to you loving it. So let's chat on it,… Continue reading Chit Chat: Reading Books at the Right Time

2018 releases · judging books by the cover

Judging Books By Their Covers: February Releases Edition

Let’s judge some books by the cover, shall we?  Every month, I pick some books with pretty covers and then I show the ones with best blurbs to you. Basically, I spend a lot of time on Netgalley, and scouring the Internet for new releases, so I am gonna do that, but pick the books… Continue reading Judging Books By Their Covers: February Releases Edition

2017 releases · YA

Fandom, Online Communities and a Bit of Awkwardness: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

Another book that left me feeling confused. I am sure all of you have heard of Eliza and Her Monsters. It was one of the biggest YA releases of last year and everyone and their mother absolutely loved it. It was compared to Fangirl (one of my faves) and a lot of people related to… Continue reading Fandom, Online Communities and a Bit of Awkwardness: Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

recent TBR additions

Weekly TBR Additions (25th of December, 2017)

A weekly feature in which I share new books I added to my TBR.  Merry Christmas to everyone that celebrates it! I hope all of you are having a wonderful time whatever you're up to. And I hope you got heaps of books as presents, because that's the only present there is, right? Anyways, I… Continue reading Weekly TBR Additions (25th of December, 2017)

reading lists

Kaz Brekker’s Reading List

A feature in which I recommend you books based on your favorite character. Welcome to the newest installment in my Reading Lists Feature, a series of posts where I compose reading lists for and inspired by different characters. These are all books that I feel fit into the character's aesthetic and personality, but also books… Continue reading Kaz Brekker’s Reading List