The Tea Cupboard Chronicles | Lara Jean Song Covey

Hello everyone! This post is meant to introduce you to a new feature on this blog where I play matchmaker with two of my favourite things - books and tea. Each post will feature a book, book series, or character, along with a tea that I think suits either the theme of the book or … Continue reading The Tea Cupboard Chronicles | Lara Jean Song Covey

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Waiting on Wednesday: Two Dark Reigns by Kendare Blake

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly event hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine.  In this prompt we discuss books that have yet to be published that we’re excited about! Head over to her blog to learn more. Title: Two Dark Reigns Author: Kendare Blake Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: HarperTeen Publication Date: September 4, 2018 Links: Goodreads | Book Depository Synopsis: Queen Katharine … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Two Dark Reigns by Kendare Blake

Sunshine Blogger Award

What is the Sunshine Blogger Award? The Sunshine Blogger Award is given to those who are creative, positive and inspiring while spreading sunshine to the blogging community. The Rules Thank the blogger who nominated you by linking their blog Answer the questions Nominate 11 blogs with 11 questions List the rules as well as display … Continue reading Sunshine Blogger Award

Down the TBR Hole #2: The One Where I Change it Up a Bit

Down The TBR Hole was created by Lost in a Story in 2016. It is a prompt that revolves around cleansing your TBR of all those books you’re never going to read and sort through it all to know what’s actually there. Go to your Goodreads to-read shelf. Order on ascending date added. Take the first … Continue reading Down the TBR Hole #2: The One Where I Change it Up a Bit

BOOK REVIEW: The Emperor of Paris by C.S. Richardson

Like his father before him, Octavio runs the Notre-Dame bakery, and knows the secret recipe for the perfect Parisian baguette. But, also like his father, Octavio has never mastered the art of reading and his only knowledge of the world beyond the bakery door comes from his own imagination. Just a few streets away, Isabeau … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: The Emperor of Paris by C.S. Richardson

Top Ten Tuesday: Character Crossovers

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. Happy Tuesday everyone! Today is the first Tuesday that I'm going … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Character Crossovers

BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Eleanor Oliphant has learned how to survive - but not how to live. Eleanor Oliphant leads a simple life. She wears the same clothes to work every day, eats the same meal deal for lunch every day and buys the same two bottles of vodka to drink every weekend. Eleanor Oliphant is happy. Nothing is … Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman

Top Ten Tuesday: Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. I love this prompt because reading popular books that are super-hyped … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Popular Books that Lived Up to the Hype

July 2018 Wrap-Up!

July was an okay month. I hit my Goodreads reading goal for the year (70 books!) which means I have that weight off my chest and can read as leisurely and whatever I choose (I realise I had no reason to worry seeing as it's only July, but try telling my brain that). It's also … Continue reading July 2018 Wrap-Up!

Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

I finished reading Heart Berries a few days ago and I feel like I am a deeper person because of it. There are many books out there, but not that many that truly dig deep into uneasiness and force you to look in the face of that uncomfortable feeling. There are some books out there … Continue reading Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot