i add books to my TBR all the time, but whether i end up reading them is another question altogether. writing this post is yet another reminder of the books i really wanted to read last year but i didn’t hahaha. i put this post together in like half an hour (??) because i’ve been really busy since school started (it’s literally only been a week and a half and i’m starting to complain already). there are more books i wanted to include but i guess i’ll save that for another day!!Continue reading
the last book in the folk of the air series!! after everything that went down in the wicked king, i was EXTREMELY excited to read the queen of nothing. for the most part, it didn’t disappoint: i love cardan and jude (the romance in this book is everything i could ever ask for) but the plot was a little underwhelming. i still feel like i’m not over the world and these characters
(okay fine it really is just cardan).
the wicked king is as amazing as its predecessor, if not better. i enjoyed both the plot and the characters (and of course the relationship between cardan and jude). this review contains spoilers for the first book in the series (the cruel prince) so proceed with caution!! also, in case you missed it, i posted a review for the cruel prince so feel free to check that out.Continue reading
i can’t believe i’m actually doing this…i know halfway through writing this post i’m going to regret it because it’s going to be a pain in the ass adding all the book cover photos. and yet i’m still doing it. when i could have been studying.
i was originally going to just do a “top books of 2020” post but in the end, i decided to just include everything i’ve read in 2020 so here’s a really long post haha. also, writing this made me regret not reading more because there are sooo many books i want to read now.Continue reading
i went into reading this without knowing much, except that there’s a murder and a hella toxic friendship. all i can say is I LOVE IT. it’s so much more dark and haunting than i expected. it sure is one hell of a rollercoaster that i binged this in one sitting.Continue reading
i was drawn in by the whole premise of the book, which sounded really unique when i first read the blurb. and for the most part, it did deliver all that i expected. i don’t usually pick up contemporaries with magical realism so the secret of a heart note was a refreshing read. also, it has this kind of escapism feel to it which i really like.Continue reading
compiling this list made me realise how many anticipated releases i have, especially for the first half of 2021 haha. but
i’m kind of lazy i wanted to stick to the “top ten” part of top ten tuesday so it’s just ten books i’m looking forward to!
it took me so long to read the cruel prince because i used to think it was overhyped and not that good (remind me not to give up books that easily just because of bad reviews lmao). well, after reading this, i take it back, it’s really good. more than good, actually. and now i want to read more books about faeries, or just fantasy books in general because i’m in a fantasy mood thanks to this haha.Continue reading
it’s 2021! honestly it doesn’t feel like 2020 is over, probably because it doesn’t feel particularly eventful for me due to covid—kind of feels like we’re just going through the motions (especially when lockdown hit). nonetheless, here’s to a better year (hopefully).
i didn’t read a lot this month. i did watch quite a bit of stuff though (that’s probably where all my time went). overall, december was quite unproductive for me. oh but i managed to finish my goodreads reading challenge of 50 books so yay.Continue reading
i honestly never thought i’d pick this up, but i saw the trailer for dash and lily on netflix and i knew i HAD to watch it. since the book itself is pretty short, i decided to read this before watching the show. plus, i think it’s more than appropriate to read this in december given that christmas is coming up soon. and this book takes place during christmas. (p.s. i know it’s january at the time of publishing this but i wrote this in december haha)Continue reading