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
Hey everyone! So, today I'm going to broach a topic that comes up once in a while on the blogosphere, though it is something that I haven't talked about officially here on Sophie's Corner. Until today. First things first: Guys, a little mini confession here. I'm a... *gulp* Adult? (Psst.... the question mark is there… Continue reading Let’s Chat! Reading YA as an… adult?