Mini Reviews: 2013 Clean-Up

Mini Reviews: 2013 Clean-Up

Hi guys :) It has been 2014 for nearly four months now (still think it’s 2012), and I still have a couple of books left from 2013 that I have yet to review. This fact has really been bothering me lately, since I don’t feel like I can fully move on until I have done so, … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: March

Five Favourites of the Month: March

I know I’m a couple of days late, but anyway, here it is… Five Favourites of the Month: 5. The Scorpio Races First of all, this month, I’ve been listening to the audiobook of The Scorpio Races, and man, it sure reminded me of how gorgeous this book is! The voices are perfect, and I … Continue reading

Reading Update: March

Reading Update: March

Hi there :) I am, as you might guess, back from Mexico (and back to school), and as I hoped, I got the chance to read some very lovely books while I was away. :) And since there’s no need to beat around the bush, let’s take a look. :)   Novels: 8 Novellas/short stories: … Continue reading

Review: Angelfall

Review: Angelfall

Title: Angelfall Author: Susan Ee Published: August 28th 2012 Pages: 283 (Paperback) Series: Penryn and the End of Days #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: It’s been six weeks since angels of the apocalypse descended to demolish the modern world. Street gangs rule the day while fear and superstition rule the night. When warrior angels fly away with … Continue reading

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“Words, I think, are such unpredictable creatures. No gun, no sword, no army or king will ever be more powerful than a sentence. Swords may cut and kill, but words will stab and stay, burying themselves in our bones to become corpses we carry into the future, all the time digging and failing to rip … Continue reading

I’m Going to Mexico!

Hi guys :) This is going to be really short since I’m on my phone, but in case you didn’t read my reading update for february, I just wanted to let you know that I’m going to Mexico tomorrow for two weeks :D. This means that I won’t be able to post anything, or reply … Continue reading

Five Favourites of the Month: Febuary

Five Favourites of the Month: Febuary

Five Favourites of the Month 5. IT’S FREAKING MELTING! Oh, sorry about the enthusiasm, but I’m just so happy that the snow is finally going away! :D Sure, it’s super wet and you can’t take two steps without the fear of slipping and falling to your own death, but it is warm, the air smell … Continue reading

Reading Update: February

Reading Update: February

Hi there reader…person January was one of the best reading months in my blog-life…too bad this one ended up being one of the worst… I’m not entirely sure what happened these past weeks to make February so slow book-wise, but I didn’t like it. I know it’s pretty inevitable to have bad reading months, but … Continue reading

Book Haul: February

Book Haul: February

Hi there people :) I know, I know, I know, I’ve been more or less gone for three consecutive weeks, but let’s not talk about that. Let’s talk about books. :) First of all, I got Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi, the third and final book in the Shatter Me-trilogy. I have already read this and I … Continue reading

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“That’s the secret. If you always make sure you’re exactly the person you hoped to be, if you always make sure you know only the very best people, then you won’t care if you die tomorrow.”  – Carol Rifka Brunt (Tell the Wolves I’m Home)

Five Favourites of the Month: January

Five Favourites of the Month: January

Top Five Favourites of the Month 5. The Book Thief Movie Yes, yes, yes! After so long, I have finally watched The Book Thief for myself, and now I can gladly say that I think they did a fantastic job with this movie. It was so beautiful and sad, and while I would have wanted a little … Continue reading

Reading Update: January

Reading Update: January

I don’t know if you can tell, but January has been one great reading month for me. ;) Since the new term in school has only just begun, I haven’t had that much homework or tests yet (though, all hell will break loose in February…) = I have had lots of time to spend on … Continue reading

Review: Throne of Glass

Review: Throne of Glass

Title: Throne of Glass Author: Sarah J. Maas Published: August 7th 2012 Pages: 404 (Hardcover) Series: Throne of Glass #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness. In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her … Continue reading

Book Haul: January

Book Haul: January

Hi guys, are you ready for some books? :) Okay, admittedly I didn’t get that many books this month (only four), so there’s no need to get too excited. ;) To tell you the truth, it could have ended up being a lot worse. Like, A LOT. You see, I this was the month when … Continue reading

Quote of the Day

Quote of the Day

“The right belief is like a good cloak, I think. If it fits you well, it keeps you warm and safe. The wrong fit, however, can suffocate.” – Brandon Sanderson (The Final Empire)

Review: The Final Empire

Review: The Final Empire

Title: The Final Empire Author: Brandon Sanderson Published: July 17th 2006 Pages: 647 (Paperback) Series: Mistborn #1 Synopsis from Goodreads: A thousand years ago evil came to the land. A dark lord rules through the aristocratic families and ordinary folk labor as slaves in volcanic ash fields. A troublemaker arrives. A rumored revolt depends on … Continue reading