Book Beginnings Battle #3 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?

Book Beginnings is a weekly meme hosted by Gilion @Rose City Reader. The idea is to share the beginning of a book each week. You pick up a book and read the first few sentences. Will it hook you straight away? Does it have significant meaning that will be revealed later? Good. Book. Beginnings. Are. … Continue reading Book Beginnings Battle #3 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?

WWW Wednesday #23 || My first DNF of the year

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @Taking on a World of Words. The aim is to give an update on your reading accomplishments and future plans. The three W's are: What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? The Gentleman's Guide to Getting … Continue reading WWW Wednesday #23 || My first DNF of the year

Top Ten Tuesday #27 || The most recent additions to my shelf

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by Jana @That Artsy reader Girl. She provides us with prompts to write a bookish list. Personally, I don't participate every week, just when I like a certain prompt or can twist it in some fun way. This week we got "The Ten Most Recent Additions to … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #27 || The most recent additions to my shelf

Illuminae || I can’t believe I let this book sit on my shelf for 4 years

* This review does not contain any spoilers* Genre:  Science fiction Publishing Date: October 20th, 2015 Point of View:  Multiple pov, Mixed media Pages:  599 (UK paperback) Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the worst thing she'd ever been through. That was before her planet was invaded. Now, with enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and … Continue reading Illuminae || I can’t believe I let this book sit on my shelf for 4 years

Book Beginnings Battle #2 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?

Book Beginnings is a weekly meme hosted by Gilion @Rose City Reader. The idea is to share the beginning of a book each week. You pick up a book and read the first few sentences. Will it hook you straight away? Does it have significant meaning that will be revealed later? Good. Book. Beginnings. Are. … Continue reading Book Beginnings Battle #2 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?

6 Popular YA Series I Will Finally Give a Try This Year

Hi, my name is Nikki and I don't read series. I mean... I do. But rarely. Sometimes I enjoy series, but often I get bored, lose interest, don't like where it's going, and so on. You'd think that means I just don't buy series. But Nikki from 4 years ago was too stubborn and just wanted … Continue reading 6 Popular YA Series I Will Finally Give a Try This Year

WWW Wednesday #22 || Finally Reading a Popular YA Book I’ve Owned for Years

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @Taking on a World of Words. The aim is to give an update on your reading accomplishments and future plans. The three W's are: What did you recently finish reading? What are you currently reading? What do you think you’ll read next? Illuminae (#1) by Amie Kaufman … Continue reading WWW Wednesday #22 || Finally Reading a Popular YA Book I’ve Owned for Years

Top Ten Tuesday #26 || Authors I’ve Discovered in 2019 (The Books I Read & Those Up Next)

Top Ten Tuesday is a meme hosted by Jana @That Artsy reader Girl. Every week Jana provides us with prompts to write a bookish list. This week we got "Bookish Discoveries I Made in 2019 ". I've already done a 2019 reflection post talking about things I have discovered and learned last year, so I wanted to … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday #26 || Authors I’ve Discovered in 2019 (The Books I Read & Those Up Next)

Book Beginnings Battle #1 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?

Book Beginnings is a weekly meme hosted by Gilion @Rose City Reader. The idea is to share the beginning of a book each week. The way a book begins is so important. Will it hook you straight away? Does it have significant meaning that will be revealed later? I have this weird thing for a … Continue reading Book Beginnings Battle #1 || Which of These First Lines Do You Prefer?