Hello, gals and gays! I hope all is well. Today, I wanted to do a follow-up to a fun post I did a little while ago. A few months ago now, I did a blog post where I talked about some trends in book covers. It was a kind of dumb post where I poked … Continue reading Most original book covers pt. 2
The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton From Goodreads Camellia Beauregard is a Belle. In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orléans, the people are born gray, they are born damned, and only with the help of a Belle and her … Continue reading Book review: The Belles
Happy Wednesday, everyone! Today I thought I would do a bit of a check-in for my 2020 goals, see how I'm doing and whether they need to be updated. I often find that my goals shift throughout the year, and especially with the pandemic, things have shifted. So, without further ado, lets get into my … Continue reading 2020 goals check-in
Happy Monday, y'all! I hope all is well and you had a great weekend. Today I thought I would talk a bit about my August reading plans, because I've made some tentative plans. This is not a TBR because I don't like TBRs because I'm stubborn and don't like being told what to do, even … Continue reading August reading plans (not a TBR)
Hi friends and fellow book lovers! July is over, August is upon us, and I am once again asking where the weeks have gone. Books Read Big Water by Andrea Curtis: 3.5 starsThe Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates: 3 starsThe Stone Collection by Kateri Akiwenzie-Damm: 3.5 starsCatch and Kill by Ronan Farrow: 5 starsKindred by … Continue reading July wrap-up!
Hey, gals and pals, I hope all is well! I think we all know the struggle of not knowing what to read, or not being able to find something that fits our mood. So, I made a flow chart! Below, you'll find a flow chart I made recommending what to read based on your mood. … Continue reading What to read next: a flowchart
Hi pals and gals, happy Friday! I hope you've been having a great week so far. I love talking about my favourite books, obviously. And I've talked about them a ton, so I feel like it's pretty obvious what my favourite books are. So, I thought today, I'd try a bit of a different but … Continue reading You guess my favourite books!
Spellbook of the Lost and Found by Moïra Fowley-Doyle From Goodreads One stormy summer night, Olive and her best friend, Rose, begin to lose things. It starts with simple items like hair clips and jewellery, but soon it’s clear that Rose has lost something bigger; something she won’t talk about. Then Olive meets three wild, … Continue reading Mini review: Spellbook of the Lost and Found
Happy Friday, friends and foe! Today I thought I would talk a bit about my Top To-Read, or Top TBR, list on Goodreads. I've talked a bit about it here, but essentially it's a list I made on Goodreads for books I want to get to soon. This list started as a combination of books … Continue reading Reassessing my Top TBR list
Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay From Goodreads In these funny and insightful essays, Roxane Gay takes us through the journey of her evolution as a woman of color while also taking readers on a ride through culture of the last few years and commenting on the state of feminism today. The portrait that emerges is … Continue reading Mini review: Bad Feminist
Happy Monday, everyone! I hope you had a great weekend! Today, I thought I would recommend some queer books, as well as talk about some queer books on my TBR. As you likely know, June was pride. But, I think it's important that we read queer books all the time, not just in a designated … Continue reading Some queer book recommendations because even though pride might be over, reading queer books never is
Happy Monday, gals and pals! I've now done a couple of posts where I predicted some books I thought would be five-star reads, which you can read here and here, as well as a post revisiting those predictions, which you can read here. It's been a while since those posts, so today I thought I'd go … Continue reading Revisiting my five-star predictions + more predictions!