Even though I participate in giving Monthly Recommendations, I thought I would start my own where every couple weeks I give recommendations for a specific topic. Today I'm doing recommendations for standalone novels! I feel like series are so popular, and a lot of people overlook standalones, so I thought I'd recommend some of my favourites! … Continue reading Recommendations for… standalones
Happy Saturday! I hope your weekend is off to a great start! Today we're doing another award, this time the Entertaining Blogger Award! I was nominated by the lovely Kelly (about half a millennia ago), so thank you so much Kelly! She's one of the best, so make sure you go check her out if … Continue reading The Entertaining Blogger Award!
So I had this discussion in the back of my mind for a while and finally decided to write my thoughts down. Can a book be a favourite and not a five-star read, and can a five-star read not be a favourite? I feel like, generally, most people rate their favourite books as five stars … Continue reading Discussion: can a book be a favourite and not a five-star read?
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 the topic is books to get you out of a slump! Reading slumps are the worst, and these are some categories of books and … Continue reading Thursday’s Top 4: books to get you out of a slump
Happy Tuesday everyone!! Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! Today the topic is longest books I've ever read. This is according to Goodreads, so the format might be different than the format I read. So just keep that in mind! Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by JK Rowling: 870 pages A Game of … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday October 9: longest books I’ve read
Hunger by Lan Samantha Chang Paraphrased from Goodreads These stories reveal the lives of immigrant families haunted by lost loves: a ghost seduces a young girl into a flooded river; a mother commands a daughter to avenge her father's death; and a woman speaks from beyond the grave about her tragic marriage to a man … Continue reading Book review: Hunger
AKA me just being petty and ranting about minor things Today's post is a bit of a mini discussion! Today we're going to be talking about really specific tropes in books and movies and TV shows that bug me. I don't even really think these could be considered tropes. They're more just things that happen … Continue reading Discussion: really specific tropes that I don’t like
Happy Tuesday everyone!! Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! Two weeks in a row with Top Ten Tuesday posts! Wooooo!! This week is Authors I'd love to meet and I'm so excited to talk about this topic! Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie I really enjoy Adichie's work and think she has some amazing things to say about feminism. … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday October 2: authors I’d love to meet
Find out more about the Goodreads group here! This month is technically creepy reads, but I don't read a ton of creepy books. So instead I did fall reads! Books that are perfect to read in the fall. The Power by Naomi Alderman I just feel like the vibe of this book is very fall-esque. It's kind … Continue reading Monthly recommendations: fall reads