24 in 48 Readathon January 2019

Aaah, the 24 in 48 readathon, the illusive readathon I will be attempting for the third time, and hope to finally complete and hit that 24 hour mark. I had a lot of problems during my July 2017 and July 2018 tries, but have learned so much that I was able to write a specific…

3 Tips On How To Survive A 24 in 48 Readathon

I’ve shared my 5 Tips On How To Survive A Readathon ages ago, but with the 24 in 48 readathon coming up this weekend, I wanted to share some specific tips I’ve learned in the past editions. Basically all the tips in that previous post also apply to a 24 in 48 readathon, but there…

Magical Readathon 2018: Christmas At Hogwarts

Initially I was planning on sitting my NEWTs in December as I had only taken my OWLs so far, but after seeing that Book Roast was hosting a Christmas edition, I couldn’t pass up on that one. So I turned around my plans and started planning a lovely Christmas at Hogwarts. The preparations First off,…

My 2019 Reading Resolutions

After wrapping up my 2018 reading resolutions, it was time to think about my 2019 reading resolutions. How do I want to challenge myself? Which goals do I want to reach? What do I want to accomplish? Goal 1: Continue my book buying budget Look, if I don’t keep an eye on my book buying expenses,…

My 2018 Reading Resolutions, How Did I Do?

We’re over the half of December, and that’s a good moment for me to check how I did during my 2018 reading resolutions as I’ll be writing up my 2019 reading resolutions soon. Yeah, I still have a few days to make sure I complete my goals, but that’s not really going to be a…

The November 2018 Clever Ruse Illumicrate Unboxing

After the amazing surprise of the September box, I got an even bigger surprise when I learned that I was also getting the November box as a gift! EVEN MORE SCREAMING HAPPENED. The only clue I wanted to know (and I stayed away from all other clues) was that the book featured had was inspired by…

Why I Am Waiting For The Bookly Android App

Today I’m sharing a post that is a bit different than my usual posts so bear with me. Oh and this is absolutely not sponsored. (Please keep reading…) I’ve discovered a few weeks ago that if I don’t read on a regular basis, it messes with my mental health, and if I don’t read before bed…

Young Adult Tropes I’m Not Taking Anymore

With it being Cliche Day today, I couldn’t help but think about the YA tropes that are so overdone it isn’t even funny anymore. There are some tropes or cliches that annoy me (especially in the romance-department), but I think that I’m not that easily bugged either. Still here are 4 tropes that I’m honestly not…

To DNF Or Not To DNF

For as long as I can remember, I haven’t been able to DNF (Do Not Finish) a book to save my life. It doesn’t matter than I’m struggling, even hating the book, I will not put it down until I reach the ending. Why you ask? I know it’s ridiculous to keep reading a book that…

The August 2018 Oh So Criminal Illumicrate Unboxing

I’ve had multiple book subscriptions in the past, Owlcrate, The YA Chronicles, Illumicrate, I’ve had and loved them all. Unfortunately I stopped all my subscriptions in 2016 after buying a house as I couldn’t justify the cost any more. And it was so, so sad to not have these boxes waiting for me on a…