Book Hauls

August + September 2018 book haul // Book buying bans and V. E. Schwab

(Disclaimer: this post contains spoilers for the Illumicrate Magic+Mayhem box.) I picked up a lot of books at YALC in the last weekend of July, so I was on something of a book buying ban in August. I still ended up with two new books in August, but I was sent them, rather than buying… Continue reading August + September 2018 book haul // Book buying bans and V. E. Schwab

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 Hauls

Birthday Book Haul // I accidentally got duplicates of two V. E. Schwab books

It was my birthday last month, and I was lucky enough to get some incredible books as presents. Some of these are books I’ve been looking forward to for ages so I can’t tell you how happy I was to open them. Because they know me so well, both my boyfriend and my parents got me… Continue reading Birthday Book Haul // I accidentally got duplicates of two V. E. Schwab books

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 Hauls

(Belated) Christmas and January Book Haul

It seems like a long time since Christmas now, but I realised recently that I hadn’t hauled any of the books I got as presents. I don’t know how I managed to miss doing this, since the veritable mountain sitting on my bedside table includes a lot of the books I got for Christmas, but… Continue reading (Belated) Christmas and January Book Haul