how reading shaped me into the person i am today (a love letter to books)

it’s no surprise that reading has been a defining feature of my life. books joigned me through ups and downs, helped me form friendships and made me escape the real (ugly) world. and fortunately, they still do. not only has reading been a big source of joy, it has also helped me through hardships in …

ARC REVIEW: guarding temptation, by talia hibbert

a digital ARC was provided to me in exchange of an honest review, this doesn’t affect my opinion in any way. Guarding Temptation, by Talia Hibbert Published by Nixon House (April 22nd, 2020) Genre: Adult Romance, Contemporary, Sensual/Steamy/Hot Romance Goodreads ★★★★★ Protective. Obsessive. And rough around the edges. James Foster knows the rules: you don’t …

i share my most treasured secrets…or as people like to call them: my good reading habits

while i’m not the fastest reader (my goal is to read 50 books this year), i have learnt, throughout the years, how to keep a good pace for reading and not fall into a bad reading slump. i wish i could read more (i mean, who doesn’t), but reading 4-5 books a month is what’s …

i read chain of gold by cassandra clare and i am now in deep pain (a call for help)

♡ Chain of Gold (The Last Hours #1), by Cassandra Clare ♡ Published by Margaret K. McElderry Books (March 2nd, 2020) ♡ Genre: Fantasy, YA, Romance ♡ Goodreads ♡ Book Depository ♡ Chain of Gold is the first novel in a new trilogy that stars the Shadowhunters of Edwardian London. Welcome to Edwardian London, a time …

five things i plan on doing during self-isolation (lists! my favorite thing!)

now that we’re self-isolating, i feel like i have all the time in the world to pursue dreams i couldn’t think about before because of normal life (which, sometimes, i wish we could get back to). if you think about it, it’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to be more productive and/or to just lay down and …

a reflexion on the goodreads reading challenge (how far can it go?)

it’s that time of the year where most readers set a reading goal for the following twelve months. some want to read one book, others want to read 300. either way, the goodreads reading goal pushes you to read more... or at least that’s its initial purpose. because while it does push you to read …

the most exciting (and last) post of the year! (the one with a long title and favorite books)

it is that time of the year, where we get to take a look back at every book we read this year, and choose our favorites (which is hard). in other words, IT’S THE BEST TIME OF THE YEAR. even though i haven’t read as much as i wanted this year (because i didn’t read …