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 13: Bookish Items/Merchandise I’d Like to Own A couple… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Bookish subscription boxes I’d like to try
We’re just over a week into the Tome Topple readathon, and I thought I’d post a brief update of how my reading is going. Despite my best intentions to read at least two tomes between working, commuting, and going to visit my boyfriend for the weekend, I haven’t read very much. I’m behind, guys. Very… Continue reading Tome Topple Readathon // Week one update
Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman Pages: 352 Edition: Paperback ARC Publication date: April 5th 2018 Read: February 24th – March 11th 2018 Rating: Kiko Himura has always had a hard time saying exactly what she’s thinking. With a mother who makes her feel unremarkable and a half-Japanese heritage she doesn’t quite understand, Kiko prefers to keep… Continue reading Blog Tour: Starfish review
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: March 27: Books That Take Place In Another Country For… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books that inspire wanderlust
Author: Nora Sakavic Pages: 237 Genre: Contemporary, Sports, Thriller Publication Date: 15th January 2013 Read: April 4th – April 14th Rating: Hope was a dangerous, disquieting thing, but he thought perhaps he liked it. (TW for mentions of slurs and abuse.) Neil is on the run from his murderous father, never staying in one place… Continue reading Book review: The Foxhole Court by Nora Sakavic
(Alternative titles include: ‘Why are our American pals constantly outdoing us with their beautiful cover designs?’ And ‘This is all a ploy so Kate can have a rant about some of her least favourite UK covers’.) It’s well known in the bookish community that book covers can often make or break a novel. A stunning… Continue reading UK vs. US book covers: Who does it better?