Find out more about the Goodreads group here! This month is books with mental illness representation. Okay, being totally honest, I did a post similar to this last year so I literally just duplicated that post and took the books and added a couple more. sorry not sorry Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky … Continue reading Monthly recommendations: mental illness representaion
Thanks Katie for the nomination and prompt! Sorry this took me forever to get to, it was harder to find books that deal with grief than I thought. RULES: Create your own listicle tag, using the prompt from the person who tagged you. Tag the creator of the post (not-so-modern-girl!) so that she can read all your … Continue reading The Listicle Tag
Found here! This month's topic is required reading, or books you think everyone should read! This is similar to a couple recent Top Ten Tuesday's I've done, which you can read here and here! I think required reading is a tricky thing, because on the one hand I think there are books everyone should read … Continue reading Monthly Recommendations: required reading
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’s topic is books that take place in high school, in honour of back to school. Coincidentally, these are all books that I read in high school too.
I'm super passionate about mental illness and breaking the stigma surrounding it. Because of this, I think it's really important to portray mental illness in a positive light. Historically, this hasn't been done in TV shows or movies. However, I think there are several books that do it well, so I wanted to highlight some … Continue reading Books that portray mental illness well
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's topic is hyped up books that I think are worth the read. I am the Messenger by Markus Zusak I adore this book. I don’t … Continue reading Thursday’s Top 4: hyped books that I think are worth it
This book follows the protagonist Charlie as he starts high school through a series of letters written from Charlie to an anonymous person. Charlie has struggled with mental illnesses most of his life and there is a lot of emphasis on his struggle with remaining heathy throughout his freshman year of high school. He meets … Continue reading Book review: Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky