Book Features

Least favourite books of 2018 // The books I just didn’t fall in love with

This year, as always happens, I read some books that I absolutely loved and, unfortunately, some that I just didn’t get on with. After sharing my favourite books of 2018, I thought it was time to spill the tea on those I really didn’t enjoy. The Beast’s Heart Rating: 2 stars I was hoping to… Continue reading Least favourite books of 2018 // The books I just didn’t fall in love with

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog Tour: What If It’s Us // One of the sweetest queer romances of 2018

Authors: Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera Pages: 448 Edition: Paperback ARC Read: 19th – 23rd August 2018 Rating:  CWs: homophobia, racism, cheating, panic attacks Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it. Ben thinks… Continue reading Blog Tour: What If It’s Us // One of the sweetest queer romances of 2018

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I almost had to DNF

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: June 5: Books I Decided to DNF (did not finish)… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I almost had to DNF

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Striking character names

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: May 22nd: Best Character Names Sometimes, character names come… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Striking character names

Book Features

A Darker Shade of Magic merchandise wishlist

It’s not exactly a secret that I’m a big fan of the A Darker Shade of Magic trilogy, and that I love all of V. E. Schwab’s work, but I don’t think I’ve ever posted about the merch relating to her books that I often lust after. In general I’m a big fan of merch,… Continue reading A Darker Shade of Magic merchandise wishlist

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I liked in books I disliked

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s theme is: April 3: Characters I liked That Were In Non-Favorite/Disliked Books… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Characters I liked in books I disliked

Book Features

Celebrating World Book Day: Books I loved as a child

To celebrate World Book Day, which has been going for 21 years now, I wanted to look back on some of the books I loved when I was younger. World Book Day is an annual UK event that happens every March to celebrate reading. Many schools across the country take part by having group reading… Continue reading Celebrating World Book Day: Books I loved as a child

Blogmas · Book articles · features

Blogmas Day 23: The worst books I’ve read in 2017

  With only 8 days left of 2017, I was ruminating on the poetry, graphic novels, short stories, and novels I’ve read this year. Some of them have been wonderful and uplifting. Some have been exciting and action-packed. But some have been pretty poor. So as we all do towards the end of the year,… Continue reading Blogmas Day 23: The worst books I’ve read in 2017