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!
Normally, this tag, at this time of year, is circulating like wildfire. (I don't think that simile worked). I actually haven’t seen anyone do it this year which is like...wow. Is the book community...changing? GASP. So to maybe start the trend of everyone doing this tag, I’m going to be answering five questions from The… Continue reading The Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag (2019 edition)
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!)
she protecc, she attacc, but most of all, she bacc! i'm very happy to be back to blogging! i have so many new ideas for posts, and i'm feeling very positive about this all! i've been kinda busy while i was gone? so here's a recap. (i'm going to try and not talk about books… Continue reading hi! i’m back from my hiatus. what i got up to while i was gone.
One of the saddest feelings a bookworm can experience is when a very anticipated release becomes on of your least favourite books. And that's precisely what happened with The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman. This was pitched as perfect for fans of Stranger Things & The Raven Boys. I LOVE BOTH OF THOSE THINGS… Continue reading 4 Reasons The Devouring Gray became one of my most disappointing reads of 2019! (ft. boring characters and my salty rants)
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!!
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!)
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