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7 ways to get out of the black hole that is called the reading slump (+ book recommendation)

THE READING SLUMP. or, as i like to call it: THE BLACK HOLE. because it’s really hard to get out of it. in fact, sometimes it’s nearly impossible. and, not to brag or anything, but i survived THE BLACK HOLE many times. that’s why i decided to share a post about how to get out… Continue reading 7 ways to get out of the black hole that is called the reading slump (+ book recommendation)

bookish · monthly recaps

A MONTHLY RECAP: march ’17/april ’17

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

bookish · reviews

REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough

+ 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

bookish · discussions

what’s the cure to problematic books?

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?

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REVIEW: queens of geek, by jen wilde

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

bookish · monthly recaps

A MONTHLY RECAP: january + february ’17 / march ’17

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

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love-a-thon: on the road (trip)!

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. let’s go on a road trip! as traveling is one of my favorite topics ever, i decided to be productive and… Continue reading love-a-thon: on the road (trip)!