Hello everyone! In the past months, I've really begun to fall in love with MG (and did I mention that I am also writing a Middle Grade novel?) Today I want to tell you guys what drew me to this age category and what made me want to read more. First things first, what is… Continue reading Let’s Chat // 6 Reasons Why I Love Middle Grade
Hi everyone! I've been a strong advocate for audiobooks for some time, ever since I discovered audiobooks two years ago. There's been phases when I've recommended audiobooks left and right. There was a point in time when I was reading two or more audiobooks a month. But... let's just say that my feelings for audiobooks… Continue reading Why I’m Taking a Break From Audiobooks
Hey everyone! I've been thinking about spoilers recently. I used to dismiss spoilers as bad and I always did my best to avoid spoilers in my reviews and my posts (I still do) but these days I've been reconsidering. First of all, what is a spoiler? Here is the Wiki definition: A document, review or… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Spoilers… Yay or Nay?
Hey everyone! Are you a fan of re-reading? To be honest, I haven't been the most faithful re-reader. I am impatient so I'm always chasing the next shiny book on my TBR. When I hear about a book that sounds super interesting that I haven't read yet, I want to read it right away. There… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Bring on the TBRR! (To-Be-Re-Read)
Hey everyone! These past few weeks I've been in a mini-review phase. No matter what book I read, even if it is a book that I enjoyed, I can't seem to sit down and write out a full 750-word review. So... Today I want to open the discussion about mini-reviews and hear you guys's thoughts.… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Mini-Reviews… Yay or Nay?
Hey everyone! How is it going? Today I want to talk about something that has been on my mind for a while. I don't know about you guys, but my reading tastes change from time to time. A couple of years ago, I'd say that I am a contemporary fan, but now I am more… Continue reading Let’s Chat! How my reading evolved
Hey guys! So last week I finished reading East of Eden by John Steinbeck, and I sat in front of my laptop, contemplating whether or not to write a review about it at all... Because what right do I have to review a book by John Steinbeck, who was one of the best American writers… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Should we review classic books??
Hello everyone! Today I thought I'd sit down and be honest, to myself and to you guys. A bit of a disclaimer before I get started: I don't want to offend anyone with this post. It's not my intention to say that this is the "right" approach or even that there is a right approach… Continue reading Let’s Chat // Re-Thinking Reading Goals
Hey everyone! I've been reviewing books for a while now, and over time I've developed a mental scheme of how I would evaluate the books that I read. Today I want to share with you guys the stuff that goes through my head when I review books. I'll also share my (very very super scientific)… Continue reading Let’s Chat! How I Review & Rate Books
Hey everyone! Recently I read this really fun series of tags by Kaleena @ Reader Voracious about good reading habits and bad ones. (By the way, Kaleena has a super fantastic blog so be sure to check it out!) It really got me thinking about my own reading habits, because I guess I never really… Continue reading Let’s Chat! Good & Bad Reading Habits