Sunday, 2 July 2017

These Books Have Made Me Who I Am Today | Book Blogger Hop

Q: Name a book that changed your life.
There is no singular book that has changed my life, however there have been a whole load that made me into the person that I am today. This i…
Thursday, 29 June 2017

Six Signs I'm Getting Older

Candles are funny things. They’re used to celebrate life, yet could potentially set fire to someone’s hair and burn the entire place down. Sorry, was that a little dark? Anyway, m…
Monday, 26 June 2017

I'm Frickin' Lazy | Book Blogger Hop

Q: If you are at a really good point in a book and the phone rings or the door bell rings, do you stop reading or let the phone or door bell go unanswered?
Friday, 23 June 2017

Confession: I'm a Part of the Luminati | Starstruck by Cyn Balog

Here's a tip: If you think you might want to read this, please skip over the blurb. It is literally the entire story in three summarised paragraphs. Then again, the blurb is t…
Monday, 19 June 2017

3 Ingredients Books Must Have

I'm going to be using real ingredients that kind of make sense in context, but would be a terrible meal in reality. Like, vomit inducing. It would be something that youtubers…
Thursday, 15 June 2017

How Can I Convince You To Watch Wonder Woman?

I went to watch Wonder Woman last week with one of my best friends, and let me tell you, it was one of the best movies that I have watched in a looongg time. I really didn't …
Thursday, 8 June 2017

Music to My Eyes | The Rehearsal by Eleanor Catton

The Rehearsal is a literary novel that deals with the loss of innocence, the reinvention of oneself and revelations of the human psyche. However, it is far from boring or overly …
Sunday, 4 June 2017

Books To Take On A Long Flight

Summer holidays are coming up. While it isn't exactly a holiday for me, I'll have to study for pretty much all of it, I will be spending 26+ hours on a plane. Which means…
Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Fandoms And Characters That Have Been Left Behind

I've never really been an avid stan of anything, but I have done my fair share of scrolling through the tags of Tumblr and Instagram.So when this week's top five wednesday…
Sunday, 14 May 2017

Overpriced Food Saved Me During Exam Week

I spend a lot of money on food. Sorry, let me rephrase that. I spend a lot of money on CHEAP food. Sure it's the good kind, but it's still hella cheap. Which I suppose can…
Wednesday, 10 May 2017

UGH, Poetry Books Annoy Me

Alright, alright, you got me. I don't actually hate poetry books. While I am terrible with money, I'm not terrible enough to spend 40+ on books just so I can create nice …
Saturday, 6 May 2017

Links That You'll Probably Adore #1

The internet is huge. No, the internet is massive. It's a never ending being, that just doesn't know when to stop. It's the biggest of the big. Well not really, but y…
Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Book Covers That Scream "Don't Mess With Me"

Books covers, dust jackets or the thing in which words are wrapped in. Generally they're the first things you see when pondering about whether or not you should pick up a book…
Friday, 28 April 2017

13 Reasons To Avoid 13 Reasons Why

Warning: tw for suicide, rape, depression, underage
I was going to call this something like 'Why You Shouldn't Watch 13 Reasons Why' or '13 Reasons Why Is A Danger…
Wednesday, 26 April 2017

5 Authors We Both Need To Read More Of

I'm not sure if you know this about me, but I have over 100 unread books on my shelves. Yeah, it's a nightmare.
Sunday, 23 April 2017

1 Year Anniversary + Giveaway! // I Changed My Blog URL!

I'm finally a one year old! Well, my blog is finally a one year old. That is, if you don't count the month long absences, the constant forgetting to post and the week tha…
Wednesday, 19 April 2017

LGBTQ+ Book Recs!

This is a Top Five Wednesday. If you’re interested in joining in, and doing your own top five Wednesday - feel free to look through this group for the topics!
Tuesday, 18 April 2017

Things That Make A Book Desirable To Me

Yeah yeah, I know. Top ten Tuesday and I only have seven things on my list. It's terrible! However, given that I have a multitude of exams coming up, it's also quite real…
Saturday, 15 April 2017

The Easy Way to Get Free Books!

I want free books. I know, I know – most of the time thats just not the reality. We have to pay for books, even the really crappy ones that slut shame and have terrible world bui…
Monday, 10 April 2017

Yo, Mosquitoland – Get Yourself Together.

I'm going to be honest, I actually enjoyed around 80% of this book. Then I got met with a few key chapters and we went on a rollercoaster ride straight down into the land of …
Thursday, 6 April 2017

8 Things I Love About Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

To be completely honest, I only picked up this book from the library because I have the second book lying on my shelf and I really wanted to read it. Thank goodness I didn't d…
Monday, 27 March 2017

If You Do This, We Can't Be Friends

I thought I'd take a little break from the books (I mean, aside from my other break that I haven't really addressed. I was volunteering in Thailand, sorry! ) and have a l…
Monday, 13 March 2017

Percy Jackson Sucked

I watched the movie before I read the book, and wow they got a lot of things wrong. I have to say, I did enjoy the book more than the movie. Not as much as some people seemed to …
Thursday, 9 March 2017

How to Patiently Wait for an Upcoming Release

I’m not sure if you’ve seen it, but the cover for A Poison Dark and Drowning ( A Shadow Bright and Burning #2 ) just came out and it is quite possible, the most gorgeous thing I’…
Sunday, 5 March 2017

Do You Discriminate Against Old Books?

I’ve noticed this ‘trend' going around where people HAVE to have perfect books. It doesn’t matter that the dent is a 1/5 size of your pinkie fingernail, they wont have it. Th…
Wednesday, 1 March 2017

I'm Bad at Saving Money! Haul

I’m mean I’m not that bad. Still, I realise that some of the books I bought weren’t exactly needed, but hey! It was only $25 total so I think I’m kind of in the clear? I bought t…
Saturday, 25 February 2017

Stupidity of The Winners Curse

War runs through Valorian blood, just as art runs through the Herrani. Yet something sets our two heroes aside. They have something else running through their veins, something th…
Tuesday, 21 February 2017

10 Books That Were Crushingly Disappointing

Disappointment is something we all dread. Whether it be from books or our parents ( you know what I'm talking about ) it's never a good feeling. So here's a post of m…
Saturday, 18 February 2017

Book Breakups 01 :(

We can't like every book we read, no matter how much we dearly want to. Sometimes you and a book just don't mesh that well. That was what happened with me and these two b…
Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Let's Talk Love ( Tropes )

I'm going to be completely honest, I generally don't look for romance in books. The only ships that I can remember having are 'Drarry' , Lara Jean & Peter and…
Thursday, 9 February 2017

Unfinished Reviews | Alice & Three Dark Crowns

I've was feeling kind of lazy and decided to not flesh these out anymore. I'm sorry! You're probably able to get an idea of what the book was like through reading the…
Sunday, 5 February 2017

Dropping A Man Off A Building | Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo Review

I’m sure you’ve heard of Crooked Kingdom. If you haven’t, then I’m sure you’ve been living under a rock (no offence meant to people who do actually live under rocks *cough* patri…
Wednesday, 1 February 2017

5 Reasons The Graces is Problematic

I have so much to say about this book, but the thing is, I've forgotten all of it. Thats what overloading on christmas dinners will do to you kids. I may seem a little ranty …
Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Dripping with Blood | 2 Graphic Novel Reviews

I got both of these for christmas, the list of which you can find here. I hadn't been reading a great deal of graphic novels, which I thought was a shame. I used to have so m…
Friday, 20 January 2017

5 Reasons Why I Hate Goodreads

Although I might seem like a huge grouch in this post and the title is super misleading, I actually really love goodreads. Promise. However, as with all things we love, we have to…
Tuesday, 17 January 2017

Underrated Books You NEED to Read

There are so many wonderful books out there. Too many, actually. I just searched it up and apparently there are 129, 864, 880 books in the entire world. That’s nearly 130 million!…
Thursday, 12 January 2017

Sorcerers, Witches & Magicians | A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess

A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess “It's easy to poke fun at the world and think yourself clever, but it's much harder to stand silent and endure.”
Sunday, 8 January 2017

Why You Should Read D4rk Inside

The other reviews for D4rk Inside are WRONG. Well, not wrong but they mislead me a little. See, all the reviews that I’ve read from people that I follow, are negative. They made …
Saturday, 7 January 2017

I Nominate You! | Mystery Blogger Award

Thank you so much to bookspoemsclouds for nominating me for this! It really makes me feel like part of a community C: Thanks also to Okoto Enigma for creating this.

Wednesday, 4 January 2017

11 Movies I'm Looking Forward to in 2017

This is me taking a little break from books and diving into the cinema. Sometimes I think I go to the big screen more than I read, much to my parents displeasure. It's really…