reasons of following a blog (or following someone in general) vary from one person to another. it usually depends on the topics discussed, the writing style, and, believe it or not, graphics/theme. yes, as much as we try not to judge something by its looks, a blog theme does have a role in attracting people. it… Continue reading what do you look for in a blog?
march ’17 i literally don’t know how march passed by. i feel like we skipped this month. it passed in a blur, and i wasn’t that productive. but honestly? that’s the result when you set too many monthly goals. also, i broke my phone. and now i have to wait until may to get new… Continue reading A MONTHLY RECAP: march ’17/april ’17
+ thank you to chronicle books and netgalley for providing me a review copy of this book. this doesn’t affect my thoughts in any way. + p.s. this book is ALREADY published in australia as THE FLYWHEEL. however, it’s finally getting published in the u.s. as GET IT TOGETHER, DELILAH! in april 2017. + p.p.s. it has come… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough
if you’ve been on twitter or goodreads, you’ll know that a lot of popular books are, in reality, quite problematic, which means they either feature erasure of diverse elements (replacing a diverse character by a white straight cisgender mentally stable one*) , or insulting acts/words about a certain marginalized community. *for example, riverdale’s tv show, erasing the… Continue reading what’s the cure to problematic books?
thank you to swoon reads and netgalley for sending me a digital review copy of this book. this does not affect my point of view in any way. Queens of Geek, by Jen Wilde Published by: Swoon Reads (March 14th, 2017) Genre: Young Adult, Romance, LGBT, Contemporary Pages: 288 Goodreads // The Book Depository ★★★★★ When BFFs… Continue reading REVIEW: queens of geek, by jen wilde
january + february ’17 busy two months it has been (as you can see from the lack of my productivity on here). i had a lot of homework and exams before going on a two-weeks holiday, then traveled, and didn’t get the time to relax from everything when school started again. so i couldn’t balance… Continue reading A MONTHLY RECAP: january + february ’17 / march ’17
love-a-thon is a yearly event hosted by alexa at alexa loves books, cee at the novel hermit, kristin at super space chick, and mel at the daily prophecy, mainly about spreading positivity among bloggers/bookstagrammers/booktubers/etc. aaaand it’s the end! love-a-thon has come to an end, and let me tell you, it was amazing! i loved every… Continue reading love-a-thon: the end