Mini reviews of some books I’ve loved recently

AKA me being very, very late with my reviews. Hello, gals and pals! Happy Valentines Day! In the spirit of love, today I have some more mini reviews for you, this time of three five-star books that I loved. I often struggle to write these types of reviews because I don't have much more to … Continue reading Mini reviews of some books I’ve loved recently

Favourite books of 2019

Hi friends, and welcome to my first wrap-up post of the year! Today, I'm going to be discussing my favourite books of 2019. I read a lot of mediocre books this year, honestly, but I also read a lot of books that I really enjoyed. So here are my top ten (eleven) books of the … Continue reading Favourite books of 2019

Book reviews: Shanghai Girls and Dreams of Joy

Shanghai Girls and Dreams of Joy by Lisa See Shanghai Girls, paraphrased from Goodreads In 1937, Shanghai is the Paris of Asia, a city of great wealth and glamour, the home of millionaires and beggars, gangsters and gamblers, patriots and revolutionaries, artists and warlords. Thanks to the financial security and material comforts provided by their … Continue reading Book reviews: Shanghai Girls and Dreams of Joy

Discussion: books I loved but would hesitate to recommend

I love books (obviously) and I love recommending books (also obviously). But, there are some books that I would hesitate to recommend. I understand that not everyone has the same taste as me, and that not everyone wants to read heavy things. Reading is so subjective, and sometimes my favourites won't be everyone's favourites. So … Continue reading Discussion: books I loved but would hesitate to recommend

Top Ten Tuesday July 31: short stories and novellas

Happy Tuesday everyone!! Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! This week is supposed to be Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype, which I switched to fit with Popular Opinion Week. So today I'm doing the topic that I missed that day, Favourite Novellas/Short Stories! I know short stories and novellas can be hit or miss, … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday July 31: short stories and novellas

Top Ten Tuesday July 17: Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype

Happy Tuesday everyone!! Learn more about Top Ten Tuesday here! This week is supposed to be Favourite Novellas/Short Stories, but I'm switching it to fit with Popular Opinion Week. So instead I'm doing the topic for later this month, Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype! I'm so excited to talk about some popular books I loved. … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday July 17: Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype