Life can be very stressful for many people at the moment and so its nice to take a step back to appreciate the books that provide us comfort in these unprecedented times. God, why do i sound like every email sent in the past few weeks “we recognise these are difficult times but we WILL… Continue reading my fave comfort readz!!
welcome to my 100th post! (this post a mess and my writing voice is all over the place and what is grammar and coherency?? i don't know. please excuse me writing posts is so foreign! and also i've kinda stopped holding my blog to this high standard and just let myself write half-formed sentences and… Continue reading i’m back!
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)
So look. Contemporaries and me? We're not exactly best friends. I like contemporaries! I normally give them 3 or 4 stars but they rarely BLOW me away. It takes SO much for me to give contemporaries 5 stars because I'm hardly ever completely impressed with them (which is why i've read like 2 contemporaries this… Continue reading REVIEW: The Boy Who Steals Houses by CG Drews // aka the book that stole my heart!!
I'm glad that this month is over because it was a mess and I was a mess. I procrastinated endlessly, was stressed 100% of the time, and felt like trash! I'm hoping March will be a little bit better in terms of everything. BOOKS I read 7 books (2346 pages) in February!That's the same amount of… Continue reading February Whispers // unusual sunny weather, i procastinate + am a general mess, but Call Down The Hawk has a cover + release date!!
As you MIGHT know, I am obsessed with The Folk Of The Air series by Holly Black. Jude and Cardan fill me with so much love I cannot even begin to explain how much they entirely own my heart!!! So in celebration of how much I LOVE these characters (as well as the world, the… Continue reading Are The Cruel Prince & The Wicked King Worth The Hype?? (collab with Kerys!)
I'm only just realising now that in January I read a fantasy, a thriller, a mystery and a poetry collection! Like...what? I'm branching out into so many different genres lately and I'm lowkey living for it! I've found some new favourites and am mostly enjoying what I'm reading. Normally I just stick to YA FANTASY… Continue reading mini reviews // books with red on the cover edition (poetry, hufflepuffs & I drown in all the genres)
Good morning penguins and humans alike, it's time for the first recap of 2019!!! Your fave is back. I mean I haven't been gone for long - I mean, I literally haven't been gonna at all but please kindly shut up because I love being dramatic like a certain character from The Cruel Prince (locke,… Continue reading January Whispers // New Year, Happier Me; Snow, New Blog Design is LIVE, + an AWESOME blog survey for YOU to take!!
Yes, I'm Asian and yes, I love Asian books with my whole heart. When this reading challenge was announced, I knew that I wanted to do it but I was hesitant, because if you've been following me for some time, you'll know that I want 2019 to be stress-free reading-wise. But, peer pressure, exciting reading… Continue reading Year Of The Asian Reading Challenge // my heart = Asian books, my TBR & signup/update post
One of my 2019 goals is to read books I REALLY want to read. I mean one of my own unwritten goals is to like find out how this new WordPress editor works...and we know that's not gonna happen but, whatever. I know this seems like a really EASY goal. Like everyone reads books they… Continue reading Books/series I MUST(!!!) read – or I will be eaten by a dragon (maybe) – in 2019