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Heart-warming, sweet, and uplifting books to read in times of stress

These are strange times. Across the world people are working from home, distancing themselves, avoiding travel, and trying to safeguard their loved ones. We’re all trying to do our bit to keep each other healthy and minimise risk, but it’s a worrying, stressful time for a lot of people. Which is why I wanted to… Continue reading Heart-warming, sweet, and uplifting books to read in times of stress

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // YA contemporaries with big romantic finales

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: March 24: Genre Freebie For this week’s theme,… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // YA contemporaries with big romantic finales

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The Harley in the Sky // Circus book tag

I absolutely loved Harley in the Sky so, I was excited to be nominated to do this tag by Charvi @NotJustFiction. Make sure to check out her post here! The tag was originally created by Jemma  @Fantastic Books and Where To Find Them. I’ll be reading Harley shortly for my stop on the blog tour… Continue reading The Harley in the Sky // Circus book tag

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog tour: Harley in the Sky // A soaring YA contemporary that reaches new heights

Yes, I did just make an aerialist joke in the title of this post. That’s because today is my stop on the Harley in the Sky blog tour. I’m excited to be sharing my review of this wonderful book that I simply couldn’t put it down. Harley Milano has dreamed of being a trapeze artist… Continue reading Blog tour: Harley in the Sky // A soaring YA contemporary that reaches new heights

Blog Tours · Book Reviews

Blog tour: Tweet Cute // A tasty tale of food and romance

Friends, today is my stop on the Tweet Cute blog tour and I’m really excited to be sharing my review of this sweet contemporary. Meet Pepper, swim team captain, chronic overachiever, and all-around perfectionist. Her family may be falling apart, but their massive fast-food chain is booming ― mainly thanks to Pepper, who is barely… Continue reading Blog tour: Tweet Cute // A tasty tale of food and romance

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // Book-related Discoveries I made in 2019

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: January 14: Bookish Discoveries I Made In 2019 I… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // Book-related Discoveries I made in 2019

Top Ten Tuesday · weekly features

Top Ten Tuesday // YA characters I want to befriend

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: August 13: Book Characters I’d Love to Be Besties With… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday // YA characters I want to befriend

Book Features · LGBTQIA

7 new LGBTQIA+ contemporaries for your summer reading list

For me, summer is the perfect time for fun, light-hearted contemporaries, with soft romances. And there have been a lot of great LGBTQIA+ contemporaries that have hit shelves in the last couple of months. So I’ve rounded up seven that I think would be ideal for the warm summer weather, and you might just want… Continue reading 7 new LGBTQIA+ contemporaries for your summer reading list

Book Reviews

Book review: Love, Hate & Other Filters // Challenging racial ideologies and dismantling stereotypes

Author: Samira Ahmed Pages: 255 Edition: UK paperback Publication date: January 16th 2018 Read: 19th February – 24th February 2018 Rating:  American-born seventeen-year-old Maya Aziz is torn between worlds. There’s the proper one her parents expect for their good Indian daughter: attending a college close to their suburban Chicago home, and being paired off with… Continue reading Book review: Love, Hate & Other Filters // Challenging racial ideologies and dismantling stereotypes

Top Ten Tuesday

Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’m no longer going to read

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. February 20: Books I’ve Decided I’m No Longer Interested In Reading There have… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Books I’m no longer going to read