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
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
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
The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbøl and Agnete Friis From Goodreads Nina Borg, a Red Cross nurse, wife, and mother of two, is a compulsive do-gooder who can’t say no when someone asks for help—even when she knows better. When her estranged friend Karin leaves her a key to a public locker in the … Continue reading Mini Review: The Boy in the Suitcase
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
Happy Sunday, pals! I hope you've had a great weekend so far! Today, I'm doing another award post, this time the Sunshine Blogger Award. Thank you so much to Sailor @ A Wicked Reader and Alexandra @ Reading by Starlight for the nominations! The rules Thank the blogger(s) who nominated you in a blog post … Continue reading The Sunshine Blogger Award!
Howdy, friends. Before we get into the post, this is my 666th post, which is fun. Anyway, today, I decided to undertake a large task: rank every single three-star book I've read. Why did I decide to do this? Good question, I have no idea, please don't ask me. But, I did, and here's the … Continue reading Ranking all my three-star reads
Happy Thursday, everyone! Welcome to this week's Thursday Discussion. Essentially, this is a biweekly meme where you write a post based on the prompt for that week. The post can be as long or as short as you want, and you can talk about as much or as little as you want. Visit this page … Continue reading Thursday discussion: least favourite tropes
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)
Happy Saturday, everyone! Today I'm starting a new series and I'm super excited for it. A little while ago, Bella @ All Things Annabelle commented something along the lines of "I'd love to know what's on your best-of-the-best shelf on Goodreads!" and it gave me the idea for this series. Essentially, every other week, I'll be … Continue reading Goodreads Bookshelf Tour: intro
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?
Happy Wednesday, friends! Today I'm talking about some of the books on my TBR list with the fewest ratings. I thought this could be interesting to see which books I have on there, and maybe talk about why I want to read them even though they have so few ratings. For this, I only did … Continue reading Books with the fewest ratings on my to-read list