march + april + may 2021 wrap up (more mangas than ever!)

to be quite honest, 2021 hasn’t been a good reading year so far... i am eight books behind on my goodreads reading challenge (of 50 books), and i have yet to discover a new fave... to sum it up, 2021 has been disappointing, to say the least. i have also fallen into one of the …

a chill chat about my plans for the summer (what i plan to read, watch and do)

*brushes dust off the blog* well, it’s been a while, hasn’t it? i have been...busy, to say the least. life has unexpectedly taken all my motivation and will to blog away, and college would not let me go. like,,,literally. i feel like all i’ve been doing for the last month was study, study and then …

a good ol’ list of my favorite reads of the summer! (aka my comeback post)

*dusts off blog* well, hi. it’s been a while. in the last two months, life has been pretty...hectic. i finally got to see my family after five months of that being impossible, and with everything i had to do (see family, read, prepare for college, start college, move from my old appartment to a new …

BLOG TOUR: Crowning Soul, by sahira javaid (interview with the author)

i am so incredibly excited today to have Sahira Javaid, the author of Crowning Soul, a YA fantasy inspired by multiple cultures, for an interview about her book! the novel itself is one i am very excited to read, and i hope this interview ignites your interest for it! hi! i'm so happy to have …

a very late blogiversary post: answering your questions! (on favorite books, hobbies and inspirations)

well, hi. in case you didn’t know, my first blogiversary was three days ago. i have procrastinated writing this post for almost a week now, but let’s act like today is june 13th because!! blogiversary!! i can’t believe it’s been over a year since i started this blog. book blogging has become a huge part …

a chill chat about what i’m currently reading, watching, etc. (+ my very optimistic TBR)

i realized it’s been a while since i’ve sat down and just chatted about what i’ve been up to on my blog, since, you know, i’ve been doing monthly wrap-ups. but i wanted to do one of these because i like writing them!! this last week was a chill one for me, even though my …

a busy bee’s guide to being a busy bee – studying, blogging, reading, etc. (aka how to keep up with the mess that is life) + ANNOUNCEMENT

as a fellow busy bee, i can safely say that it’s not an easy job. busy-beeing usually recquires a lot of work and effort. and between all the activities, it’s hard not to just abondon everything and lay down (which is still something we should also do). i personally always have this very bad habit …

let’s talk about five upcoming releases by muslim authors i am excited for!

while 2020 isn’t the best year, it’s still full of amazing book releases, amongst which you can find a number of novels by muslim authors. since it’s ramadan, and i’m fasting so i can’t seem to concentrate on studying, i decided to compile a list of five books by muslim authors i am looking forward …