September wrap-up

It's the end of September, which is crazy! September was a really long month and it genuinely feels like October is ending to me. Books Read The Dinner by Herman Koch: 3.5 stars Social Creature by Tara Isabella Burton: 4 stars The Raven King by Maggie Stiefvater: 4.5 stars Diva by Jillian Larkin: 2 stars … Continue reading September wrap-up

Goodreads Bookshelf Tour: owned TBR

Happy Saturday, everyone! Today is the first official instalment of my new Goodreads Bookshelf series! Inspired by Bella @ All Things Annabelle, every other week, I'll be going through the different shelves I have on Goodreads, explaining what they mean, and some of the books on there. Today I'm going over my owned TBR (to be read) … Continue reading Goodreads Bookshelf Tour: owned TBR

Adaptations I’ve watched but haven’t read and have no intention of reading

Happy Friday, pals! Today I'm talking about some book-to-movie adaptations I've watched but haven't read, and am honestly not interested in reading. This was inspired by Ellyn’s post, so definitely go check hers out! I used to be so strict about always. reading. the book. first. And then, I thought one day, but why? If I'm … Continue reading Adaptations I’ve watched but haven’t read and have no intention of reading

Recommendations for… books with magical realism

Happy Monday, everyone! 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 (also Monthly Recommendations has been dead lately so). Today I'm doing recommendations for books with magical realism, because I talked about books with magical realism a couple of … Continue reading Recommendations for… books with magical realism

Some recent favourite book covers (because I literally have no idea what else to write about atm)

Happy Tuesday, gals and pals! Today I'm doing a kind of boring post where I'm talking about some book covers I really like from 2019 releases. This is inspired by the Top 5 Tuesday topic of last week, so shoutout as always to Shannah! So there are some pretty book covers from 2019! What covers … Continue reading Some recent favourite book covers (because I literally have no idea what else to write about atm)

Magical realism: when does it work and when does it not?

Happy Friday, friends! Today, I'm talking about magical realism. Personally, I tend to really enjoy magical realism. I’ve always been intrigued by the idea that there is some sort of magic in our world, we just don’t know it (or most of us don’t know it). But magical realism doesn’t always work for me. I’ve … Continue reading Magical realism: when does it work and when does it not?