Bookish List

14 Books I Read Because of Veronika

Hey everyone, it’s Sabrina and today I’m talking about a bunch of books that I’ve only read because Vera recommended them. Some were recommended directly to me, and some were just recommended in general - and I am so grateful for it.  As we’ve both mentioned before this year, we tend to enjoy the same… Continue reading 14 Books I Read Because of Veronika

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5 Signs You Should Take a Reading Break

Hi, it’s Sabrina and as you may know, I have been experiencing a reading slump for the last few months.  I go through slumps every now and then, which I think is pretty normal, so I thought I could share with you today some of the signs that it’s time to stop forcing yourself to… Continue reading 5 Signs You Should Take a Reading Break

Bookish List

Miscellaneous Matches: Pairing Books With Anything Else

Hello everyone!  Sabrina here again.  I know the title is a bit of a weird one, but essentially I am recommending you eight books to try based on other things - but those things aren’t other books (um, for the most part anyway).  I didn’t necessarily love all these books - in fact, I didn’t… Continue reading Miscellaneous Matches: Pairing Books With Anything Else

Movie and TV Show · Seasonal Event

We Watched Four Different Horror Movies

Hey everyone - we hope you are going well and that you're enjoying Spooky October! Today's instalment was teased way back in our August Wrap Up and finally it's time for us to post it! As you've probably already surmised from the title, Vera and I have watched and reviewed four horror movies - each… Continue reading We Watched Four Different Horror Movies

book review · Seasonal Event

Two Perspectives on Smashed by Junji Ito

Hi, it’s Sabrina and today I have another Spooky October post!  This time, I’m interviewing my dad and my sister, Allison, about a horror graphic novel I forced them to read - Smashed by Junji Ito.  I got the book out from the library and then decided I was too afraid to read it, so… Continue reading Two Perspectives on Smashed by Junji Ito

Book Recommendation · Bookish List · Seasonal Event

Books For Every Kind of Paranormal Being

Hello everyone, and welcome to our second Spooky October post!  It’s Sabrina here today talking about a bunch of books about or featuring paranormal creatures!  We have some basic paranormal staples here as well as some more unique beings and admittedly some options that veer more toward fantasy.  For some categories I have a few… Continue reading Books For Every Kind of Paranormal Being

book review

My Library Surprised Me! Did It Work?

Hey, it’s Sabrina again!  I’ve been planning this post for quite some time now, but it has turned out vastly different to what I was hoping it would be.  A couple months ago, my library gave the option for its members to have boxes of books delivered to their home, since we weren’t allowed to… Continue reading My Library Surprised Me! Did It Work?

Bookish Discussion

My Reading Taste: A Walkthrough of My StoryGraph Stats

Hey everyone!  It’s Sabrina and today I am doing a very self-centred post, because I’m talking you through my stats and information that The StoryGraph website provides me with.  I know I love seeing people’s reading stats, no matter whose they are, so hopefully this will be somewhat interesting to some people! *Also, I feel… Continue reading My Reading Taste: A Walkthrough of My StoryGraph Stats

Wrap Up

September Wrap Up, ft. Being Tired, YA Lit and Some Movies

Great news everyone - we’ve made it through September!  October always means to me that we are nearing the end - and in my opinion, the most exciting part - of the year.  In Australia, October signals to me that summertime is on its way and that I have sunshine to look forward to soon.… Continue reading September Wrap Up, ft. Being Tired, YA Lit and Some Movies

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My Favourite Books With Under 1000 Ratings

Hi everyone, it’s Sabrina 🙂  Today I wanted to talk about some underrated books that I’ve really enjoyed.  Specifically, I’ve picked books on Goodreads that have less than 1000 ratings* - so though you may have heard a few people talk about these, the numbers are still really low!  I’ve grouped the books into a… Continue reading My Favourite Books With Under 1000 Ratings