The word March begins with M, and you know what else does? Mess. Which is exactly what this month was. You know after the weird catastrophe of February, I thought hey! March is gonna be MY month. Well, I was wrong. Several things happened including me not posting FOR A WHOLE MONTH. I swear, I… Continue reading March Whispers // Blogging Slump, Reading Slump but hey? I went to Spain!!
One of the main thing that always makes me want to leave the blogosphere and take a break from it is jealousy. Every time I come back to this internet space, I always remember why I leave in the first place. Because I feel inadequate; my stats, the number of books I own, how much… Continue reading jealousy in the book blogging community!! (yikes)
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)
So I freak out about a loOOoooOoOoooOoot of things. (like a lot) And the fact that it is ALREADY THE MIDDLE OF 2018!! YES!! I AM FREAKING OUT!! All those books I STILL haven't read?? FREAKING OUT. All the bad things I've done this year? FREAKING OUT. That chocolate cake right there? FREAKING OUT. I… Continue reading The Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag // New releases, 2018 = rubbish reading year, and beautiful book covers!
May was a "meh" month for me. Nothing particularly GOOD happened. But nothing REALLY bad happened?! I think it's like May was a prequel novel to the REAL novel, June. I did a lot this month in preparation for next month so I feel like June will be so much more eventful!? I did read… Continue reading May Whispers // Lots of reading (!!), lots of studying (!!), lots of speaking out (!!) but not much book mail, oops.
So it's nearly 2018 and holy socks, there are some delicious books coming for our souls in the new year. They are here to claim our hearts, make us swoon in appreciation and live in gingerbread house built of our pain and anguish. WHICH IS EXACTLY why I'm a bookworm. BECAUSE I WANT THESE EMOTIONS OKAY?! And… Continue reading 2018 YA Releases That We’re All Excited For!! (ft. me throwing a lot of books at your TBR)
THIS BOOK IS A PIECE OF AUGUST FLYNN’S MUSIC AND IT STOLE MY SOUL. Today I'm doing MY FIRST EVER collaboration with the one and only Cake Queen, Lu. You can check out her post over here. And OBVIOUSLY, GO FOLLOW HER IF YOU HAVEN'T ALREADY. She has an amazingly fabulous blog + cake + fangirling,… Continue reading Duet Discussion About Our Dark Duet With Lu and Ilsa // The Queens Unite To Review Monsters, Darkness and Soul Stealing.
So in case you didn't know, I am Muslim Teen. This book features a Muslim Teen main character. IM PRETTY SURE YOU CAN HEAR MY SQUEALING ALL THE WAY OUT ON JUPITER for those who live there. Let's make this clear, I've never read a YA book with a Muslim main character. And that's partly because there… Continue reading REVIEW: Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed // more like love, hate and other mixed feelings
Let's be real, book reviews aren't the most interesting things to read. Especially if you haven't a) read the book b) heard of the book. They're just...irrelevant? Why are you going to read a review of a book you have no interest in? It's like ordering an icecream flavour...that you don't like? WHY WOULD YOU DO… Continue reading Should book reviews get more attention? + How to spice up your own reviews AND MAKE THEM INTERESTING
As an organised blogger™, I eat chocolate eclairs, scroll through Twitter and practice dark magic in my bedroom. me @ exposing myself Oh yes, I forgot, I also manage to flail --> I am a penguin. An organised penguin, if you want to be specific. OKAY NOT ORGANISED AT ALL. I Just took an unannounced… Continue reading How I organise my book blogger life because it’s busy!! hectic!! catastrophic!! (ft. dragons under my bed)