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)
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 AM TRASH FOR DARK AND WEIRD AND ATMOSPHERIC AND CREEPY BOOKS. And The Wren Hunt was exactly that. I am forever pleased. You know those books that are just twisty and wacky and dark and your soul just squeals in delight? Yeah, that was this book. I absolutely adored this book and I shall drown… Continue reading REVIEW: The Wren Hunt by Mary Watson // Creepy Premise, Irish setting (!!) and Marvellously Magical
Let us just all agree that BOOK SUBSCRIPTION boxes are beautiful wonderful things. *this is a scheduled post I am truly on hiatus and will be back in Febuuary There are so many reasons why I love book boxes and that is because 1) MORE BOOKS 2) so many little surprises and 3) normally get… Continue reading NOVEMBER YA PAGE HABIT UNBOXING // Annotated Book, Epic Bookmarks and Lots of Surprises (!!) + Why I love book boxes
Holy Batman! THAT WAS SOME EPIC STUFF RIGHT THERE. I'm not even kidding, THAT WAS SO GOOD. It's subtly mind-blowing and incredibly enjoyable. I did not expect to love this so much. But, I mean it's MARIE LU FOR GOODNESS SAKE, of course, I loved it. Thank you to Penguin Random House for the review copy! All opinions are… Continue reading REVIEW: Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu // epic characters, thrilling writing but a little underwhelming.
So it's time to see how successful I was and prepare myself for a hopefully epic 2018! The year is already over?! WHEN DID THIS HAPPEN?! I swear it was 2016 like 2 minutes ago. I am NOT ready for 2018 but also really glad that 2017 is going to be over! Like, I am… Continue reading Did I Achieve my 2017 Goals? + My 2018 resolutions (my year in review!)
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
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)