BLOG TOUR: amazing muslims who changed the world, by burhana islam (an love letter to a fictional character i fell in love with)

throughout my life, it was hard for me to see myself represented in any form of fictional media. i usually had to deeply look for stories depicting characters who are like me, and even if i find any, it would usually be produced/written by someone who is very far and uninformed of any part of …

adult romance books to read for people who don’t usually read adult romance (and people who do!)

so you don’t read adult romance, do you? are you looking to dip your toe into the genre? if that’s the case, then you have come to the right place! today i’m here to share all the books that, in my opinion, can be a good start for you in the field! of course, even …

it’s time for the mid-year freak out book tag! (in which i scream about all the books)

it’s that time of the year!! when we freak out about all the books!!! though i do that everyday, i was still looking forward to this tag so i can watch everybody’s videos/read everyone’s posts. i wasn’t sure if i was going to do the tag though, but because i was doing absolutely nothing today, …

6 books/series to read instead of watching 365 DNI (ALL by women of color!)

if you don’t know what 365 DNI is...it’s trash, to say the least. in other words, it’s a weak (but funny) attempt at erotic romance, with questionable behaviors and quite frankly, absolutely no plot. of course, i watched it and...i had a great laugh. it was just...THAT. i thought that instead of wasting two hours …

the bookish Muslim™ experience: six bloggers on what it’s like to be muslim in the book community

after almost 30 days of fasting, praying and looking back at our actions, ramadan has finally come to an end. was it like other ramadans? no, at least not for me. i spent it alone instead of with my family since i could not join them. it’s sad, yes, but what can i do? nothing, …

i finally read the dimple and rishi series by sandhya menon, and these are my thoughts

since i am stuck home and clearly not studying because i’ve decided to live in total denial of something called college, i spend most of my days reading books and/or talking about them. i also spend a lot of time on booktube, watching vlogs which are my favorite thing ever. so yeah, my life pretty …

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 …

april 2020 wrap up

how come march was the longest month in the whole history yet april flew by like that? i still even have processed that april is here and now it’s gone. someone tell me how. april wasn’t even a busy month for me. i mostly studied, read books, blogged and watched shows and movies on netflix. …

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 …