To any bibliophile, book-buying bans suck. Majorly. But unfortunately, we sometimes have to put ourselves through a few torturous months to save money, clear some space, and read all of those unread books that are lining our shelves. Here's why book-buying bans are the bane of my (and I'm sure your) existence: When you have … Continue reading The Horrors of Book-Buying Bans
I really want to read this book. The premise of it has got me hooked, and I'm interested to find out what's lurking within it's beautiful pages. I know what you guys are thinking: this book is quite different from the books I've talked about on here before. And you're right. I've never really read … Continue reading A Major TBR: Slasher Girls & Monster Boys
An ideal day for me is going out in the morning, and then coming home and doing all the things I love the most. Which is things like reading, writing, listening to music and watching Netflix. Yes, guys, the truth is finally coming out: I'm a really lazy person. But the thing is, I don't … Continue reading On A Day Off…
It's come to that time of year again where Goodreads is terribly cruel, and asks you to cast your vote in their choice awards. Now of course, you don't have to vote, it's completely optional. I've voted for two, but I'm really struggling to decide between two books on the Best Young Adult Fantasy And … Continue reading The Choice Awards Are Here!
Any of you guys who read my last post will know I mentioned posting something to do with why I dislike it when too much hype surrounds a book, but I'm going to save it for another day, because of two reasons: I'm struggling to put into words what I feel about that matter I … Continue reading It’s About Nanowrimo, Guys
I love listening to music when I'm reading. Having something in the background is just really comforting to me. And if it's a powerful, emotional song, I find that it helps to create the feeling going on in the book. I really love music, and I really love books - so I find having the … Continue reading Music + Reading = Yay or Nay?
"I know love is fragile. And loving someone like you is near impossible. Like holding something shattered through a raging sandstorm. If you want her to love you, shelter her from that storm…And make certain that storm isn’t you." The words to describe this simply amazing book aren't coming to me. I know I say … Continue reading Review | The Wrath And The Dawn by Renee Ahdieh
I am on the highest branch. We are written in paint. I believe in signs. The glow of Ultraviolet. A lake. A prayer. It's so lovely to be lovely in Private. There is no doubt in my mind that when I think of what book everybody needs to read, it's Jennifer Niven's beautiful book, All … Continue reading A Book That Must Be Remembered
I love any book that has a supernatural/paranormal/fantasy twist on it; whether it be a mere mentioning of something like that, or a book completely in that genre, I'll read it. I'm also a big sucker for YA (Young Adult) books. Pretty much every book I read is young adult - adult books just seem … Continue reading Let’s Talk Favourite Genres
For me, the answer to this question is quite easy: hell. But I haven't tried to read a classic for a long time - I think the reason I hate classics so much is because of the fonts they use. I don't do bold fonts - for some unknown reason, I find it really uncomfortable … Continue reading Classics: A Gift From Heaven Or Hell?