Hi all! Today I have some exciting news to share – I have joined NetGalley! For those of you that don’t know, NetGalley is a website dedicated to book bloggers, professional readers, publishers, booksellers, librarians, authors and content creators. It allows you to request digital ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies) of books that have not yet … More I Joined NetGalley!
Hi all! Welcome back to another Top 5 Wednesday! Today I want to discuss my best tips to overcoming a reading slump. If you don’t know what that is, it’s basically a period of time where you have no desire to read whatsoever. It’s awful! All readers go through this at some point in their … More My Top 5 Tips To Overcome Reading Slumps! (Top 5 Wednesday)
Hi all! Today I am back with another Top 5 Wednesday! This post will feature my favourite LGBTQ+ books. If you aren’t sure what that stands for, it’s: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer/Questioning and Others. In my firm opinion, this genre is incredibly important to represent, particularly in the YA community. It helps readers embrace … More My Top 5 Favourite LGBTQ+ Reads! (Top 5 Wednesday)
Hi all! Today I am back for another Top 5 Wednesday! Before I begin, I just want to make a disclaimer. If I mention one of your favourite series, please don’t be offended. This list stems purely from my personal taste and what I’ve heard from reviewers, not because I believe these books to be … More The Top 5 Book Series I Won’t Ever Read! (Top 5 Wednesday)
Hi all! Today I am doing the Greek Mythology Book Tag! If you know me at all, you know I adore ancient history and mythology. Earlier this year I was fortunate enough to travel through Greece and learn even more about this fascinating subject in museums, temples and ruins. I sourced these questions from The … More The Greek Mythology Book Tag
Hi all! Welcome to my Reading Quest Wrap-Up! If you aren’t sure what the Reading Quest is, please click here for more information. This Readathon ran from August 13th to September 10th and in that time, I read a total of 6 books! I had so much fun devouring some incredible novels and earning lots … More The Reading Quest Wrap-Up!
Hi all! I am back today with another book review that I just had to write. This entire post is spoiler-free – only touching on the basic plot, characters, writing-style and my overall star-rating. On August 27th (yesterday) I attended Angie Thomas’s “YA and Activism” event at the Melbourne Writer’s Festival. She gave an emotional … More The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas (Spoiler-Free) Book Review