Wrap Up

August Wrap Up, ft. Books, Films, and an Important Blog Update

Hello friends! Look at us, we've conquered another month of this dreadful year. (Not that I think 2021 is going to bring us better things, but you know, we do have to look forward to something, right?) From this point, we'll choose one world issue to highlight in each monthly wrap up and we ask… Continue reading August Wrap Up, ft. Books, Films, and an Important Blog Update

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Ranking & Reviewing Alice Oseman’s Novels

Hello people of the internet! Earlier this year, I discovered Emma Mills and her wholesome YA contemporaries. My decision to read all five of her books led me to write a post in which I ranked her novels, from my least favorite to my most favorite. (Click here to read it!) Not only did I… Continue reading Ranking & Reviewing Alice Oseman’s Novels

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Extremely Specific Tropes I Like and Dislike

Hello friends! I know I'm not the only blogger who has strong feelings about extremely specific tropes in books. In most cases, these are not 'big' tropes that influence the whole novel or the character arc - like the chosen one trope does, for example - rather, they are smaller instances or are just more… Continue reading Extremely Specific Tropes I Like and Dislike

Bookish Discussion

{Getting Wordy} Am I A Bad Reviewer?

Have you ever asked yourself this question? I sure have, and not necessarily for the most obvious reason. I mean, of course I worry about the quality of my reviews. The book blogging world is filled with people who are able to share their thoughts in such unique ways; these bloggers are funny and smart,… Continue reading {Getting Wordy} Am I A Bad Reviewer?

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The Best Opposites Attract Couples

After two parts of this makeshift series, I still love sharing recommendations for my favorite tropes, so here we are today, with part three: opposites attract couples. In the previous installments we had: Excellent Hate to Love RomancesSunshine + Grumpy Character Pairings When I was working on the sunshine post, I realized that I had… Continue reading The Best Opposites Attract Couples

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Did The Hunger Games Hold Up After Our Reread?

Hello friends! With the new Hunger Games novel being published in May, more and more bloggers could be seen rereading the original trilogy, and I, ever the hype-follower, became interested in rereading the trilogy, as well. I read The Hunger Games for the first time around six years ago, so my memories were hazy at… Continue reading Did The Hunger Games Hold Up After Our Reread?

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My All Time Favorite Pieces of Media

At the beginning of the month, Caitlin tweeted something really incredible that ultimately inspired me to write this post. Her tweet, as seen below, compares a person's all time favorite pieces of media to horcruxes. For those who're confused: in the Harry Potter universe, a horcrux is a on object in which a wizard or… Continue reading My All Time Favorite Pieces of Media

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How I’d Gotten Into Audiobooks (Tips & Recommendations)

For years and years, I kept moaning about audiobooks. I always knew that there is nothing wrong with them - and, fyi, they 1000% count as reading - but I had trouble paying attention to them. I kept getting distracted, even if I was sitting at home, quietly staring ahead. After many a failed attempt,… Continue reading How I’d Gotten Into Audiobooks (Tips & Recommendations)

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2020, March: Frightening News, Underwhelming Books and Incredible Music

Hello friends! Another month has come to an end, and this one was a weird/terrible one for many of us. 😫 I've been panicking about covid-19 since I read the first article about it back in January, and things have progressively gotten worse since then. I hope you're safe, friends - both health and job-wise.… Continue reading 2020, March: Frightening News, Underwhelming Books and Incredible Music

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Specific Things I Want To Read Less Of

Hi there!  It’s Sabrina!  In my last post, I discussed a few things that I am now actively looking for in books, and I thought today would be a good time for me to talk about the opposite: things I want to read less of. These things are neither inherently good or bad (when part of… Continue reading Specific Things I Want To Read Less Of