Blogmas · Book Features

Blogmas Day 10 // Favourite blog posts of 2018

I follow a lot of other book bloggers in the community, and I really enjoy reading other people’s posts. I love features on community topics, salty reviews, incredibly excited reviews, recommendations, list posts, and more. Since I’ve read some really thought-provoking and fun blog posts this year, I thought it was finally time to do… Continue reading Blogmas Day 10 // Favourite blog posts of 2018

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Blogmas Day 5 // The Christmas Stocking tag

For the fifth day of Blogmas, I decided to create my own original festive book tag, all about the things you’d sometimes find in a Christmas stocking. This is the first tag I’ve ever created, so I’d be thrilled if you decided to do it. Rules Link to the person who tagged you Link to… Continue reading Blogmas Day 5 // The Christmas Stocking tag

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Queer books I’m thankful I added to my TBR

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and 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: November 20: Thanksgiving/Thankful Freebie For this week’s theme, I’m going… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Queer books I’m thankful I added to my TBR

TBRs and Wrap ups

No TBR November // For one month only, I’m not setting myself a reading list

Yep, I said it. As much as I love TBRs and they give me structure and goals for each month, during November, I’m not making one. I know this might seem out of character for me (it is), since I’ve been religiously setting myself a TBR each month since mid-2017, but I wanted to have… Continue reading No TBR November // For one month only, I’m not setting myself a reading list

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog tour: The Girl in the Broken Mirror // A powerful, moving tale of assault and recovery

Author: Savita Kalhan Pages: 322 Edition: UK paperback Publication date: 29th March 2018 Read: 25th – 30th October Rating:  TWs: Rape, assault, attempted suicide, emotional manipulation, PTSD, death of a parent (not on-page) Jay’s creative writing exercise is to write a fairy tale, to end with ‘they lived happily ever after’. But the way her… Continue reading Blog tour: The Girl in the Broken Mirror // A powerful, moving tale of assault and recovery

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: The best contemporaries set in school

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: August 28: Back to School/Learning Freebie For this week’s theme, I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: The best contemporaries set in school

Book Hauls

July/YALC 2018 book haul // Biggest book haul of the year

July is always a big month for books because three days of YALC is enough to ensure I come home with a suitcase full of books. And guys. This is definitely my biggest haul of 2018, but it might also be my biggest book haul…ever? I’ve counted them up and in total, I hauled 19… Continue reading July/YALC 2018 book haul // Biggest book haul of the year

TBRs and Wrap ups

Top Ten Tuesday: Books to help you slay that reading slump

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: August 21: Books to Pull You Out of a Reading… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books to help you slay that reading slump

Book Features · Little Life Updates

Announcement: Stay Bookish zine have a new issue out (and I’m in it!)

Over the last few months, I’ve been lucky enough to be involved in working on Stay Bookish magazine’s latest issue, and I’m excited to announce that issue 5 has just been released today! Stay Bookish zine is exactly what it sounds like – an online zine all about YA books. The zine includes news, reviews,… Continue reading Announcement: Stay Bookish zine have a new issue out (and I’m in it!)

TBRs and Wrap ups

July 2018 Wrap Up // Readathons, YALC, and learning how to contour my face

July was fun, exciting, and hot. Summer is my favourite season of the year, and July always ends up being one of my favourite months. This month was no different. I only read four books this month because I was taking part in Tome Topple, the aim of which was to read 500+ page books,… Continue reading July 2018 Wrap Up // Readathons, YALC, and learning how to contour my face