Let's Talk Bookish weekly meme hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion. Today's prompt is: APRIL 16: WHAT MAKES YOU PICK UP A BOOK? (SUGGESTED BY RAFAELA @ THE PORTUGUESE BIBLIOPHILE) Prompts: What makes you pick up certain books? Is a pretty cover enough? Do you check for good reviews? Is the synopsis important? Do … Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish – 16th April – What do you look for in a book?
Let’s Talk Bookish is a weekly meme hosted by Rukky @ Eternity Books and Dani @ Literary Lion. When I saw this meme, I was quite keen to get involved as I like thinking about books and reading outside of just reviewing. One of the reasons I started this blog was to explore literature more, so … Continue reading Let’s Talk Bookish – February 19th: Are Big TBRs a Result of Abibliophobia?
It's that time of the week again where I let you know all about my recently reads. This is my first WWW Wednesday of the month as I was so busy last Wednesday that I didn't have time to write this post. I normally write it on the day rather than schedule so I was … Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 10th February
After having selected the 21 books I wanted to read in 2021, I realised that my physical books only represent a small portion of the books I have to read. I've been on a massive book buying binge on my Kindle due to the sale and being able to get so many books I've longed … Continue reading 21 eBooks I Want To Read in 2021
Happy New Year! I really excited to see what this year has in store for my reading. Last year I read 115 books, which is more than I've ever read before! I'm setting my goal this year at 52, which amounts to one book a week. As I listen to quite a few audiobooks, I … Continue reading 21 Books I Want To Read in 2021
Welcome to my second installment of WWW Wednesday! I hope you enjoyed reading it as much as I enjoyed writing it. It's been a busy last week, especially with work as it always is this time of year but I've managed to finish a couple books since last week and pick up a new ARC. … Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 18th November
I recently found this wonderful blog post by Books Nest entitled "Are smartphones distracting us from reading more books faster?". In the post, Beth talks about giving herself a personal challenge to put down her phone in order to spend more quality time reading and the results were amazing for her. "I am for sure … Continue reading Reading, Smartphones and Mental Health