6 Books That Deserve More Love

I’ve been toying with the idea behind this post for quite some time, trying to figure out how to best do it. What defines an underappreciated book? A book that deserves way more love in the YA community than it has been getting? A book that isn’t known by everyone, but everyone should read? In…

My 4 Auto-buy Authors

Every reader has their set of authors who they love so much that they just buy every new book that the author publishes. And I have to admit that even I, for whom it is more important what the story is about then who wrote it, have such a set of auto-buy authors. All the…

Words I Learned Through Reading, Part 2

I’m not a native English speaker and even though I have quite the extensive English vocabulary, I still encounter new words through reading in every book. I freaking adore it when an author uses some very big words and in Words I Learned Through Readin, Part 1, I already shared my first batch of words….

6 Series That Are Better Than Any Stand-Alone

Back in February I shared¬†6 Stand-alones That Are Better than Any Series for Single Awareness Day. And yes, it’s fun to read stand-alones, but isn’t it amazing to delve into a story and be able to live in it for multiple books? To see the characters grow and develop?¬†Today I’m sharing the exact opposite: 6…

Words I Learned Through Reading, Part 1

Sometimes I come across a word in a book I’m reading that entices some serious world love in me. I don’t always know the meaning, but the fact that the word was incorporated in the text warms my heart. In this week’s blog post, I’m sharing six of those words, their meaning and the book…

7 Feminist Books You Should Read Next

With it being International Woman’s Day today, I’ve found the most perfect excuse to share my favorite feminist reads with you all. I personally adore a good feminist book that makes me think about our world and all the books on this list definitely do this. Am I Normal Yet? by Holly Bourne Almost any…

4 Amazing Books That Were Translated from Dutch To English

Today is International Mother Language Day and as it is so often the case with these kind of days, I got inspired to create a list for you. I myself am Belgian and my mother language is actually Dutch. Perfect excuse to present you with a list of books that have been translated from Dutch…

6 Stand-alones That Are Better than Any Series

Apparently today is Single Awareness Day and to celebrate I wanted to share 6 stand-alone books that will rock your socks off! Let’s be honest, we all love a good series, but sometimes it’s just more appealing to read a book where the story is finished and you don’t have to wait a year to…

5 Books That Get A Little Bloody

This might be a weird thing to say, but I always get weirdly excited whenever the main character in a book gets or talks about her period. No matter whether it’s an adventure, contemporary, historical or whatever novel, I just love it when it is mentioned. Call me crazy, but it sometimes annoys me how…

4 Books That Will Speak To The Nerd In You

I’ve discovered this past year that I apparently LOVE a good book that speaks to the nerd in me. Throw in some science or geeky references into your story and I’m in! Wondering which books spoke the loudest to the nerd in me? Here they are: Ready Player One by Ernest Cline with geeky 80s…