why not kick off my end-of-year posts with...THE WORST BOOKS OF TWENTY NINETEEN. cus damn, there were a few. a lot of these are books i expected to be AMAZING and ended up being shit. maybe my expectations are too high. The Girl On The Train by Paula Hawkins [my review] - Look. I hardly… Continue reading the worst books i read in 2019 (oops, spilling the scalding tea)
It kinda thrills me to write this post. AHHHHH (this post will be mostly unedited, full of typos, what is grammar, what is a sentence, where is my sanity, I don't know what this is, an update post?, I don’t even know if my blog is alive anymore, is anyone reading this, okay) My last… Continue reading *melts into a puddle* // i’m not back from my hiatus, i’m just saying hi!!!
hi so school is stressful. i'm gonna take a break for a while to focus on exams and pretty much nothing else. won't be here for a while, but will check in at the end of the year for end of year bookish stats post! other than that, will be quite absent. you can catch… Continue reading hullo.
You know that feeling where you're just SO TIRED and don’t have the energy to read a proper fantasy book with actual world-building, or something that requires MENTAL ENERGY? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Here’s some trashy YA novels that are either pretty stupid or really stupid, but are either lighthearted or enjoyable… Continue reading books you need one brain cell to read (trashy recommendations!)
So I read some contemporary books and obviously none of them were five stars. I mean one of them got 4 stars!! BUT FANTASY IS STILL MY FAVE GENRE OKAY? I'm not changing my brand for anything. FAR FROM THE TREE ROBIN BENWAY3.5 STARS i haven't enjoyed a book in a while i guess? and… Continue reading mini reviews // i read some contemporary books
I mean, where have i been? Look, i know no one missed me (yes i’m writing this so i can get comments that say “oh no i DEFINITELY missed ur postss ilsa” because I'm just that sort of attention seeker. ) But honestly I have no idea where i’ve been. So Alexa, play Monopoly by… Continue reading productivity has left the chat // where i’ve been (yet another update post!!)
Did anyone really think I'd miss an opportunity to fangirl over all my fave blogs? Well, if you did, you're wrong because I'm ready to shout out all the amazing book bloggers in this community!! For a bit more context, my trashy friend, May @ Forever and Everly is hosting the 2019 Book Blogger Awards… Continue reading time to SCREAM about my fave bloggers!! // 2019 Book Blogger Awards
Unless you've been living under a rock, you would know that I LOVE fantasy books. So it comes at no surprise that I have been devouring SO MANY fantasy books lately! Also rest in peace to past ilsa who branched out to so many different genres and was proud of herself. She is dead. The… Continue reading mini reviews // feasting on fantasy fiction (ft. my first cassie clare book!)
I think everyone who knows me...knows I stan Amanda Foody maybe a little too much. Ever since falling in love with Daughter of the Burning City (that plot twist still has me shook.), I have just become a hardcore fan. I re-read Ace of Shades this year and just remembered how EXCITING it was. Today… Continue reading Ace of Shades & King of Fools by Amanda Foody // are they worth the hype?
so i'm going to be taking a break from blogging! i know i normally take hiatuses without notifiying anyone but i thought that it'd be good to let you know that i'm going to be gone for quite a while. here's why: i want to take some time to come up with post ideas that… Continue reading an official hiatus announcement! i’m going for a month and a bit.