This is How You Smash That Goodreads Challenge

Some love it. Some absolutely hate it. I haven't figured out where I stand yet. Another year, another Goodreads challenge. I feel you. Some of you are already pumped thanks to your previous success at reading 100 books in a year (and I wanna ask you: hooooow??) and some of us are absolutely te…

The Sunday Post 4

Happy Sunday! How is February treating you? Do you have enough tea in the cupboard for this week? Just checking. Oh, Sundays. I've always hated them. I always think of them as a pre-Monday and the thought alone freaks me out. Now, I love Mondays so I don't know where exactly I'm going …

THOUGHTS ON BLOGGING AND WHAT YOU NEED TO START ONE

Whether we like it or not, blogging is a thing. More and more people today, as in right now, are thinking about starting a blog and the majority of them are thinking about starting a career out of it. Yes, you can make money blogging and yes, you can work full time by yourself, for yourself, and do t…

BOOK REVIEW | ARISTOTLE AND DANTE DISCOVER THE SECRETS OF THE UNIVERSE

Words were different when they lived inside of you.Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents and his family that he has never asked before.

I read this book for the …

BOOK REVIEW | I HOPE MY VOICE DOESN'T SKIP BY ALICIA COOK

First thing first, let me start by saying a huge thank you to Andrews McMeel Publishing for sending me a copy of this marvellous little book of treasures, you guys rock!
And to Alicia, who's been always nice to me and was kind enough - no but really, she's the best! - to choose me as her int…

BOOK REVIEW - STUFF I'VE BEEN FEELING LATELY BY ALICIA COOK

How do you talk about a poetry book? You don't. You can't.  You see, if you'd asked me to do a review of this book years ago, I would have done it; I would have collected all my pretentious words and put them all real nice on a blank page, hoping they'll do justice.  But now it's …

BOOK REVIEW - DARE TO FALL BY ESTELLE MASKAME

I've never known why Monday gets all the credit for being the worst day of the week. I disagree entirely. Sundays are.
And just like that, this book pulled me in. 
The first time I heard about Estelle Maskame was on Twitter, way back to that Summer when everyone was talking about the DIMILY serie…

BOOK REVIEW - THIS SAVAGE SONG BY V.E.SCHWAB

To the strange, and the mad, and the monstrous.Imagine a city divided in two, where violence has created deadly monsters, not the kind that hide under your bed.
Imagine two families: the Harkers, ruthless, powerful, who let the monsters roam free; and the Flynns, who are willing to do anything to ke…

BOOK REVIEW - FORBIDDEN BY TABITHA SUZUMA

You can close your eyes to the things you do not want to see, but you cannot close your heart to the things you do not want to feel.I've been thinking about how to start this review a hundred times I feel like, and none of those was the right one.
However I was putting it, it felt wrong and it d…