NEW BLOG SITE!

Hello everyone! So I decided to redo my blog and make it so as the colour scheme is similar to my Instagram feed—black & red. I wasn't particularly interested in doing the refurbishing here. Hence, I made a new site from scratch. I've come to realize that this current blog of mine doesn't fit the …

#T5W: BACKLIST BOOKS

This week's Top 5 Wednesday is all about 'Backlist Books,' or books that you've been eyeing for a while but still haven't read. To be completely honest, 5 books just isn't enough to list down all my backlist books, but we'll do our best to pick the ones that I have really been wanting to …

ARC REVIEW: MALIBU RISING by TAYLOR JENKINS REID

Malibu: August 1983. It's the day of Nina Riva's annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talented surfer and supermodel; brothers Jay and Hud, one a championship surfer, the other a renowned photographer; and their adored baby sister, Kit. Together the siblings …

ARC REVIEW: STRONGER, FASTER, AND MORE BEAUTIFUL by ARWEN ELYS DAYTON

For fans of television shows Black Mirror and Westworld, this compelling, mind-bending novel is a twisted look into the future, exploring how far we will go to remake ourselves into the perfect human specimen and what it means to be human at all. Set in our world, spanning the near to distant futures, Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful is a novel …

BOOK REVIEW: HOUSE OF LEAVES by MARK Z. DANIELEWSKI

Years ago, when House of Leaves was first being passed around, it was nothing more than a badly bundled heap of paper, parts of which would occasionally surface on the Internet. No one could have anticipated the small but devoted following this terrifying story would soon command. Starting with an odd assortment of marginalized youth—musicians, tattoo artists, …

#T5W: FAVOURITE TROPE

This week's Top 5 Wednesday is all about our favourite tropes! It would have been a more simple of a choice if we're to pick tropes that we didn't like, but oh well! More than anything else, these are more at the top of my head "favourite" tropes. Disclaimer: The books mentioned in this list …