HAPPY HALLOWEEN!!! I hope everyone eats lots of candy and watches lots of horror movies! I thought today in honour of Halloween I'd do the Halloween Creatures book tag! Rules: Follow the categories You must be honest You must answer all questions to the best of your ability You must tag at least 3 people … Continue reading The Halloween Creatures Book tag!
I was nominated (approximately 100 years ago) by the lovely Annie @ Annie Likes Words and more recently by the lovely Katie @ Read with Katie! Thank you very much for the nominations 🙂 Rules: Thank the person who nominated you. Answer the 11 questions they gave you. Nominate 11 blogs. Give them 11 questions … Continue reading The Liebster Award!
Woman of the Month is a feature on my blog where each month I highlight a woman in the world who I think garners recognition. I started this mainly to increase Girl Power and empowerment, and because there's a lot of women I feel are overlooked and I wanted to bring attention to them. This … Continue reading Woman of the Month: Toni Morrison
I thought it would be fun every so often to highlight books that I think are underrated and need more attention. I've structured it like a mini review, with bullet points about why you should read the book. To start, I'm highlighting the Beka Cooper Trilogy by Tamora Pierce Paraphrased from Goodreads (for the first … Continue reading Underrated books: Beka Cooper
Find out more about Thursday’s Top 4 here! It’s basically a meme I started mainly for myself, but anyone can participate! Visit this page for the upcoming topics This week’s topic is authors where you liked one of their books but not the other (aka the longest title ever).
This was started by Lia @ Lost in a Story and is a good way to go through your Goodreads to-read list! It works like this: Go to your goodreads to-read shelf. Order on ascending date added. (I didn't do this the first couple of times, sorry!) Take the first 5 (or 10 (or even more!) … Continue reading Decluttering my Goodreads TBR
Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! This week is Top Ten Unique Book Titles. I recently did a post on my favourite book titles, which you can read here! I tried hard not to copy every title from that post and instead do the ones I thought were unique (as the prompt suggests haha) 1Q84 by … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday October 24: Top Ten Unique Book Titles
Read-a-thin is a readathon created by Jessica at JessicaMarie, Amanda at ACourtofBooksandLove and Chelsea at AVeryBookishGirl, and round 2 is happening this November! I'm super excited as I haven't been reading much because of school and hopefully this will help me read some more. You can see the Goodreads group here and my first go here! Rules You will have … Continue reading Read-a-thin: round 2!
I don't know if this is just a me thing (most likely not) but I love reading negative reviews. I actively seek out the 1-2 star reviews on Goodreads, the ones where people are fuming about how bad a book is. The ones where the review drags the plot, the writing, the characters, the author, … Continue reading Discussion: negative reviews
Find more about T5W here! The prompt was our favourite paranormal creatures, but I don't really read a lot of paranormal books tbh, so I did my favourite non-human characters! 1017 from the Chaos Walking Series by Patrick Ness 1017. How we love to hate to love you. A from Everyday by David Levithan Okay … Continue reading Top Five Wednesday: Books Featuring Non-humans
Thanks so much to Charlotte and Naty for the tags! This tag was harder than I expected, but I still had lots of fun doing it! Rules: Thank the person who nominated you and add a link to their blog Answer the ten questions asked on this post Nominate at least five people to do it … Continue reading Book Blogger Test
I don't do monthly TBRs because I find it too hard to read doing school, but I still wanted to talk about which books I want to read before the end of the year. Hopefully, if I write this down it'll keep me somewhat accountable. Need to Finish The Beauty Myth by Naomi Wolf - I'm … Continue reading Books I want to read before the end of 2017