Would you believe it’s been over 3 years since I wrote about this? You know the ones – the books that touched you in some way or another. The ones that you kinda wish you could read again – but read for the first time. Because they gave you something, and you just kinda want… Read More Weekly Lists #190: 5 More Books to Rediscover
One of those things that I like in principle, but don’t actually seem to act on that often? Graphic novels – they can be so fun to read! It’s just that it doesn’t really happen all that often that I find myself actually reaching for them. These examples, though? Well, they have proven themselves to… Read More Weekly Lists #188: Favourite Graphic Novels
It’s Valentine’s week and you know what that means! I’m reading all the romance. Whether they be stand-alones, series, adult or YA, or even an entire author’s work? Here are some of my absolute favourite Valentine’s books – also known as: this week’s TBR! 1. The classic: Persuasion (Jane Austen) First of all, this is my… Read More Weekly Lists #167: Valentine’s Books
Fun fact: I’m trying to spend a little less money on books this year. You know, not quite a buying ban – because, let’s be real. That would never work. But, just… Not spend quite so much time dreaming about all the books I want to own, maybe? And, in general, it’s been going fine.… Read More Weekly Lists #166: Auto-Buy Authors
I feel like it’s been a while since I did one of those “Youtube Made me Do It” posts, but here you have it. The series booktube made me read! 1. Percy Jackson and the Olympians This is immediately the most recent addition to this list. As in: I’m still reading it. You see, G-Swizzel… Read More Weekly Lists #154: Series BookTube Made Me Read!
Quite often, when they hear “the big classics”, they think of the British classics. Hah, the Jane Austens and Charles Dickens’ of this world… But here’s the thing – and it’s something that’s been made very clear from taking a couple of classes on American Literature – the norther part of the America’s? They have some serious… Read More Weekly Lists #150: Favorite American Classics
As a literature major, reading classics sort of comes with the territory. I mean, whether I liked it or not? I was going to read the major classics of the languages I was studying. Now, mind you – that didn’t necessarily mean I actually read all of these books for college. Or, at least… Not when my… Read More Weekly Lists #148: Favorite British Classics
Okay, so, I love Jane Austen. Well, every book of hers that I’ve finished at least. And the only thing I (maybe) love as much as I love Jane Austen? Well, that’s these must read Jane Austen-retellings! So, for the sake of brevity throughout this post: I’m opting to just go for books I’ve actually read and finished. I… Read More Weekly Lists #146: Must Read Jane Austen-Retellings