REVIEW: Love, Hate & Other Filters by Samira Ahmed // more like love, hate and other mixed feelings

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

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Should book reviews get more attention? + How to spice up your own reviews AND MAKE THEM INTERESTING

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

How I organise my book blogger life because it’s busy!! hectic!! catastrophic!! (ft. dragons under my bed)

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)

[LET’S WHISPER] Are we too ‘harsh’ in our negative book reviews?

I'm back with another discussion! It feels ages since I did one (in reality, it was last month) and I think that I stopped having thoughts for a while. Mostly because of school. I mean I used to yoga and that really (somehow??) helps with inspiration. Like your doing some cool move whilst also plotting… Continue reading [LET’S WHISPER] Are we too ‘harsh’ in our negative book reviews?

REVIEW: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman – Asian MC! Art Appreciation!! Magical Writing!!! (wow this just keeps on getting better)

Hi. I read this book and I DON'T EVEN KNOW WHERE TO START??? Starfish was so incredibly beautiful. It's just that book WHERE YOU CAN'T EVEN. Words do not suffice at this point. What's the point of writing a review WHEN YOU CAN JUST READ THIS BOOK? I will try and fail, to review this… Continue reading REVIEW: Starfish by Akemi Dawn Bowman – Asian MC! Art Appreciation!! Magical Writing!!! (wow this just keeps on getting better)

Top 10 Reasons Why I Love Fantasy to the Moon and Back + 10 Fantasy Recommendations From Yours Truly // My History + A Tag

I love a bit of stabby galore, magical dragons, and wondrous spells. In case you've been living under a rock or maybe just too busy eating ice cream (which is why you haven't realised that i have kidnapped your souls and devoured them. AHEM), you would know that I absolutely LOVE FANTASY! It is by… Continue reading Top 10 Reasons Why I Love Fantasy to the Moon and Back + 10 Fantasy Recommendations From Yours Truly // My History + A Tag

[LET’S WHISPER] Why I’ve Started to Hate Book Genres (#GenreEquality)

Recently, book genres have been really bugging me.  I'm pretty sure everyone out there is about to pour melted ice cream on me which will be very sticky and messy just like my touchpad at the moment. So, to save you the trouble, just eat that ice cream and read on. I don't entirely hate… Continue reading [LET’S WHISPER] Why I’ve Started to Hate Book Genres (#GenreEquality)

Books I MUST read this summer otherwise ice cream will melt, books will burn and galaxies will explode +#ARCAUGUST

My summer is only ONE MONTH long... So I have set my standards VERY HIGH?  The UK is rude okay? I am not exaggerating in that title either! Okay, so maybe I am obsessed with hyperboles but it's only A SLIGHT obsession trust me. Do you see how much I rave about ice cream than exaggerate see? Obsession… Continue reading Books I MUST read this summer otherwise ice cream will melt, books will burn and galaxies will explode +#ARCAUGUST