(an extremely long) june + july + august 2020 wrap up

yes, i am well aware of how extremely behind i am in my wrap ups. no, i have no reason. but i have decided to finally do one, so there’s that. i haven’t done a wrap up in so long and i’ve only been putting this off because i have so many books to wrap …

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 …

let’s talk fluff! i recommend the fluffiest romance novels i have read (and lose the ability to express emotions)

don’t you wish sometimes you would just read a story that will make you squeal with delight and leave you beaming and grinning with happiness? well, the superheroine that i am is here to deliver! i noticed that i have been focusing on more smutty recommendations in my last few posts, so i decided why …

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 …

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 …

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 lil update: current reads, recent ones and new faves! (another post of raving about books, what’s new)

with everything that’s been going on in the world right now, i thought of writing a little update post to lift everyone’s mood (especially mine). i know it’s been hard for a lot of us, and hopefully everything will be soon behind us and we’ll go back to normal. to be quite honest, my only …