as much as being a blogger is a fun, wonderful adventure, it has some drawbacks, especially when the said blogger isn’t located in the US, or when they are, as people like to call them, an “international” blogger (even though i disagree with this name). as an international blogger, i have faced many struggles throughout… Continue reading my struggles as an “international” blogger
i was sent an Advance Review Copy of this book in exchange of an honest review. this doesn’t affect my opinion in any way. trigger warning: bullying, islamophobia Love, Hate & Other Filters, by Samira Ahmed Expected Publication by: Soho Teen (January 16th, 2018) Genre: YA Contemporary, Social Issues, Islamophobia Goodreads // Amazon // Book Depository ★★★★★… Continue reading ARC REVIEW: love, hate & other filters, by samira ahmed
An Ember In The Ashes, by Sabaa Tahir Series: An Ember In The Ashes #1 Published by: Razorbill (April 28th, 2015) Genre: Fantasy, Young Adult Goodreads // Book Depository ★★★☆☆ Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free. Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: an ember in the ashes, by sabaa tahir
if you live with me you probably know that my room is a mess. and i’m not exaggerating. that’s why when the workers at Arhaus.com encouraged me to write a post about what a dream reading nook would be, i couldn’t refuse. i chose to list five things that would make a reading nook a dreamlike (is… Continue reading the reading nook of my dreams!
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?
+ 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
to me, books and music have had a dear place in my heart for as long as i remember. both are very important to me. i’ve grown, learned and lived with them, so i can’t imagine my life without them. i’ve always been told that books are so different than music. i even had them… Continue reading because songs are just books with rhythm and music