I love doing tags, they make me think about my book reading style. So how about we do a little tag now! What was the last book you read?Lock Every Door (Riley Sager!)Was it a good one? Wait for my review! ;)What made it good?I always enjoy Riley Sager books.Would you recommend it to other people? Heck … Continue reading 50 Bookish Questions Tag
I just wanted to take a hot minute to share something with everyone. It’s becoming more and more popular every month and I’ve even seen the big book chains start to sell them.Book Sleeves!I’m personally not a fan of the ones sold at Indigo (they’re a bit flimsy and don’t usually have an envelope flap … Continue reading Book Sleeves
How I shop for books! Yes, that’s right. I have a strategy. It’s pretty time consuming, but on my rare days off I follow this exact plan.First, I come up with a list of books I want to buy, then I immediately go to Book Outlet and search the list. Any books I can purchase … Continue reading My Book Buying Strategy
Earlier in the week I went to a meet and greet (stay tuned for my full account of that, coming soon!) with EL James. And she briefly mentioned Freed. This is essentially what she had to say about it: While there's no 100%, concrete plan to write Freed (from Christian Grey's perspective), she didn't completely … Continue reading Is EL James Going to Write Freed (from Grey’s PoV)?
Yikes. Alright, this month I’m taking on the extremely difficult task of not buying any more books. I’ve gone through my shelves and counted about 75 books that I’ve bought and have not read. So I need to make a considerable dent in my TBR pile before I can justifiably allow myself to spend ridiculous amounts … Continue reading No Spend June!
Let's not just be negative here, people. We did Words I Hate last time, now let's get positive with some words I love! Meander: I think it’s something in the way it’s pronounced. The “me” part. It just sounds awkward but in a nice way that makes it still sound like a real word. I … Continue reading Words I Love
Is anyone else obsessed with scrolling through quotes on Pinterest the way that I am? I've literally destroyed hours or my life doing this. And I spiral. Because the quotes I read always depend on the mood I'm in. Which is great if I'm in an empowering mood, but terrible if I'm in a self-loathing … Continue reading Favourite Pinterest Quotes
My entire collection is just Harry Potter Pops. I'm trying to get my hands on some Sailor Moon ones (nostalgia!) but for now it's all Harry Potter (and I don't mind one bit!) I have their monthly Harry Potter subscription box, which is always a nice treat since I can always only find the same … Continue reading My Funko Pop Collection
Plain Jane Gets Her ManUgh! I cannot stand these plain, average girls with zero personality, qualities, or features. They don't have big personalities or intricate description. And I truly understand the reasoning behind it and why authors tend to use it. If the female character (especially in a romance novel) is a Plain Jane then … Continue reading Tropes I Hate
Let's chit chat a little bit about tropes in novels and more specifically the ones I like to read. No matter how cliche or played out they may be, I always gravitate towards books that include some of these gems! These are my top five picks; let's go ... Off Limits RomanceYes please! Okay, I'm … Continue reading Tropes I Like