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Top Ten Tuesday #30 | Favorite Books I Read In 2019

2019 was a good year with lots of great reads. I can't really narrow them down ūüė≠. Here's what I have in no particular order: Educated by Tara Westover The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker Born a Crime by Trevor Noah Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo Everything Beautiful is Not Ruined by… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #30 | Favorite Books I Read In 2019

Bookish

Blogmas #8 | Books that made me cry

It's my birthday! So it's kind of funny that I'm sharing a list of books that made me cry, but since being dramatically emotional while reading books is what I love doing, I thought this post would be suitable. Song of Achilles by Madeline Miller Greece in the age of heroes. Patroclus, an awkward young… Continue reading Blogmas #8 | Books that made me cry

Life

Blogmas #6 | Favourite Christmas Foods

Hey guys! Now that it's so close to Christmas, I thought it would be perfect to share some of my favourite foods that I often eat during the holidays season.   Pecan Pie The nuts and butter are worth the cavities. Apple Cider Cookies During one of our college study breaks, I tried Trader Joe's… Continue reading Blogmas #6 | Favourite Christmas Foods

Bookish · Life

Blogmas #1 | Changes in My Reading Habits

I think over the course of writing on this blog and taking part in bookstagram, I've realized how much my reading habits have changed. Some are smaller, others are more profound. But I guess I wanted to share with you guys some of my thoughts! Big changes = existential crisis? Branched out of contemporary With… Continue reading Blogmas #1 | Changes in My Reading Habits

Reviews

Review: Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined by Danielle Younge-Ullman

Title: Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined Author: Danielle Younge-Ullman Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers Date published: February 21st 2017 Format: Paperback Page Count: 368 Rating: 5/5 Then Ingrid traveled all over Europe with her opera star mother, Margot-Sophia. Life was beautiful and bright, and every day soared with music. Now… Continue reading Review: Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined by Danielle Younge-Ullman

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Dream Cast #2 | Six of Crows

Hey guys! Since Netflix is going to be producing a TV series for the Grisha Trilogy and Six of Crows, I thought I would share my own dream cast before they declare the cast. I've used Kevin Wada's art for some inspiration and reference. Kaz Brekker - Richard Harmon Inej Ghafa - Naomi Scott Jesper… Continue reading Dream Cast #2 | Six of Crows

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Top Ten Tuesday #26 | Favorite Things to Eat/Drink While Reading

  Top Ten Tuesday, originally created by¬†The Broke and the Bookish¬†and now hosted by¬†That Artsy Reader Girl, is a weekly meme. Thank you for the prompts! Matcha Green Tea - a teaspoon of matcha powder and some hot water Chrysanthemum tea - really refreshing and I love the scent!! Korean Honey Lemon Tea - it… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #26 | Favorite Things to Eat/Drink While Reading

Reviews

Review: To Drink Coffee With a Ghost by Amanda Lovelace

Title: To Drink Coffee with a Ghost (things that h(a)unt #2) Author: Amanda Lovelace Genre: Poetry Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing Date published: September 17th 2019 Format: Paperback Page Count: 161 Rating:¬†5/5 "You cannot have a funeral for your mother without also having a funeral for yourself." This book poses the ever-lingering question: What happens when… Continue reading Review: To Drink Coffee With a Ghost by Amanda Lovelace

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Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff

Title: Gemina (Illuminae Files #2) Author: Amie Kaufman, Jay Kristoff, Marie Lu (Illustrator) Genre: YA Fiction, Sci-fi Publisher: Knopf Books Date published: October 18th 2016 Format: Hardcover Page Count: 659 Rating:¬†5/5 Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna‚Äôs social life. Nobody said… Continue reading Review: Gemina by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff