Hello, gals and pals! How is everyone holding up? Today, I thought I'd talk a bit about the books I have on hold from the library. I've been using my library a ton in the past year, and am so glad I am. I've saved so much money and read so many books from my … Continue reading Books I have on hold from the library
Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you are all staying safe and healthy in these trying times. Today, I thought I would give some recommendations for some low-stress, entertaining books to help keep you mind off things. These are all books that will hopefully keep your mind off things if you've been stressed about the news and … Continue reading Some low-stress books to read if you’re feeling stressed
Hello, friends and fellow book lovers! I hope you are staying safe and well during these times. I, like most sensible people, have been self-isolating the past few days, which has actually resulted in not much reading, if we're being honest. I still have my full course load, so I have to write papers and … Continue reading A (quarantined) reading and life update + what to watch if you are bored and self-isolated
Sabrina by Nick Drnaso From Goodreads When Sabrina disappears, an airman in the U.S. Air Force is drawn into a web of suppositions, wild theories, and outright lies. He reports to work every night in a bare, sterile fortress that serves as no protection from a situation that threatens the sanity of Teddy, his childhood … Continue reading Book review: Sabrina
The Only Girl in the World by Maude Julien Paraphrased from Goodreads Maude Julien’s childhood was defined by the iron grip of her father, who was convinced his daughter was destined for great deeds. His plan began when he adopted Maude’s mother and indoctrinated her with his esoteric ideals. Her mission was to give him … Continue reading Mini review: The Only Girl in the World
Hi, friends! February is over, so it's time for my February wrap-up. Books Read The Only Girl in the World by Maude Julien: 4.5 stars Vita Nostra by the Dyachenkos: 4 stars Text Me When You Get Home by Kayleen Schaefer: 3.5 stars Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot: 4 stars Sabrina by Nick Drnaso: 4.5 … Continue reading February wrap-up!
Howdy, gals and pals! Today I'm doing a recommendations post, but a bit of a different kind of recommendations post. Recently, in class, my friend Shenille texted me saying "I need book recommendations" So of course I made a whole post about it! Idk I thought it'd be a fun and different post, and if … Continue reading Recommendations for… my friend Shenille
Happy Friday, gals and pals! This is very late. BUT I never write reviews anymore. Or I often don't write reviews. And I wanted to share my thoughts on the books I read in 2019 because I read quite a few books I want to talk about. So, here are one or two lines about … Continue reading Reviewing every book I read in 2019
AKA me being very, very late with my reviews. Hello, gals and pals! Happy Valentines Day! In the spirit of love, today I have some more mini reviews for you, this time of three five-star books that I loved. I often struggle to write these types of reviews because I don't have much more to … Continue reading Mini reviews of some books I’ve loved recently
Hello, friends and book lovers! Yes, today I am doing an anticipated releases post. Do I read new releases? Rarely. Do I know when books are being published? Never. Do I add books to my TBR because I like the title? Absolutely. Have at least a third of these books already been published? Yes. But … Continue reading An anticipated releases post (???)
Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney From Goodreads Frances is twenty-one years old, cool-headed, and darkly observant. A college student and aspiring writer, she devotes herself to a life of the mind--and to the beautiful and endlessly self-possessed Bobbi, her best friend and comrade-in-arms. Lovers at school, the two young women now perform spoken-word poetry … Continue reading Book review: Conversations with Friends
Hi gals and pals! January lasted about 57 weeks but it is finally over! Books Read Fall on Your Knees by Anne-Marie MacDonald: four stars Wilder Girls by Rory Power: four stars The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline: four stars Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado: four stars Hunger by Roxane Gay: … Continue reading January wrap-up!