This is a slightly humorous, but terrible (for me) story about a recent purchase I made on The Book Depository (TBD from now on). I love TBD, you can get so many great deals, and it’s a way of me getting some of the more beautiful editions of books, rather than being restricted by the … More I Experienced the Worst Thing a Book Lover Can.
It’s been almost a year since I wrote my last blog post. And I’m very sorry for that. I have missed writing on here very much and sharing my thoughts on books, but I have several reasons why this blog has been so inactive. Firstly, school has been insane. Since I last wrote, I did … More Update: Where I’ve Been & What I’ve Been Reading
My enjoyability of this series does increase for every book, although there were some issues I found with this one that I haven’t really found before. Writing quality: 4/5 Pacing: 4/5 Characters: 4/5 Enjoyability: 4.5/5 Ease of reading: 5/5 Thought-provoking: 4/5 Merit and originality: 3.5/5 Overall love: 12.5/15 83% DO NOT READ ON … More BR: Warleggan by Winston Graham
I’ve spoken about my book journal before, and a book journal is a very common thing, especially in the bookie community! But when doing my research before starting the book journal, hoping to find some needed inspiration, I could find none (except for some pinterest boards of children’s ones). So now I’m just going to … More My Poetry Journal
When you’re burning through two books a week, it can feel very strange to start slowing down your reading to one book a week, then two books a month, then one, then… None. It’s been happening to me over the past few months. At the end of last year and at the beginning of this … More Why I’m NOT In a Reading Slump (and neither are you)
Writing quality: 4.5/5 Pacing: 4.5/5 Characters: 5/5 Enjoyability: 5/5 Ease of reading: 5/5 Thought-provoking: 4.5/5 Merit and originality: 4.5/5 Overall love: 14/15 94% DO NOT READ ON UNLESS YOU HAVE READ THE BOOK – SPOILER ALERT! This book was so magical! It is definitely one of my favourites of the series … More BR: Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C.S. Lewis
Writing quality: 4.5/5 Pacing: 4.5/5 Characters: 4/5 Enjoyability: 3.5/5 Ease of reading: 4.5/5 Thought-provoking: 3/5 Merit and originality: 4/5 Overall love: 12/15 80% DO NOT READ ON UNLESS YOU HAVE READ THE BOOK – SPOILER ALERT! The last book in the Lunar Chronicles, I can’t say that I was disappointed. My favourite … More BR: Winter by Marissa Meyer