MINI REVIEWS: THE BRIDE TEST | WITH THE FIRE ON HIGH | SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOW

Title: The Bride Test Author: Helen Hoang  Pages: 296 Genre: Adult: Romance, Contemporary Format: Paperback  Publication Date: 7th May 2019  My Rating: 3.75/5 stars Goodreads synopsis: Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big, important emotions—like grief. And love. He thinks … More MINI REVIEWS: THE BRIDE TEST | WITH THE FIRE ON HIGH | SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOW

MINI REVIEWS: RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE | ELIZA AND HER MONSTERS | WE HUNT THE FLAME

Title: Red, White & Royal Blue Author: Casey McQuiston Pages: 423 Genre: New Adult: Contemporary Format: Paperback Publication Date: 14th May 2019 My rating: 5/5 stars Goodreads synopsis: A big-hearted romantic comedy in which First Son Alex falls in love with Prince Henry of Wales after an incident of international proportions forces them to pretend to be best friends… … More MINI REVIEWS: RED, WHITE & ROYAL BLUE | ELIZA AND HER MONSTERS | WE HUNT THE FLAME

MID-YEAR CHECK IN

Hello hello! I feel like I haven’t done a tag in so long, so here I am, doing this tag because it’s fitting. I can’t believe that half of the year has gone by. To be honest, I feel like it has been unproductive for me, and I want to make the most of the … More MID-YEAR CHECK IN

MINI REVIEWS OF ASIAN BOOKS: NOT YOUR BACKUP | GIRLS OF PAPER AND FIRE

Title: Not Your Backup Author: C. B. Lee Pages: 320 Genre: Young Adult: Sci-Fi, Superheroes  Format: e-ARC Publication Date: June 4th 2019 My Rating: 4.5/5 stars Goodreads synopsis for Not Your Sidekick (first book in this series): Welcome to Andover… where superpowers are common, but internships are complicated. Just ask high school nobody, Jessica Tran. Despite her heroic lineage, Jess … More MINI REVIEWS OF ASIAN BOOKS: NOT YOUR BACKUP | GIRLS OF PAPER AND FIRE

JUNE WRAP UP AND HAUL | THE MONTH WHERE I ATTEMPTED TO READ EVERYDAY

Hello my lovely friends! June is over and I’m finally free from uni for a month. I had an amazing reading month, despite having exams as well. Oops, I may have read more than I should considering the amount of study I did hehe. In June, I tried to read a few pages a day. … More JUNE WRAP UP AND HAUL | THE MONTH WHERE I ATTEMPTED TO READ EVERYDAY

MINI REVIEWS: ALL THAT IMPOSSIBLE SPACE | I WISH YOU ALL THE BEST

Title: All That Impossible Space Author: Anna Morgan Pages:  Genre: Young Adult: Contemporary Format: Paperback ARC Publication Date: June 25th 2019 My Rating: 4/5 stars Goodreads synopsis: Amelia Westlake meets My Favorite Murder in this debut from a terrific new voice in Australian YA. Combines a realistic story about high school drama and toxic friendship with true crime – … More MINI REVIEWS: ALL THAT IMPOSSIBLE SPACE | I WISH YOU ALL THE BEST

[STEPH RECS] | BOOKS FEATURING CHARACTERS WITH LGBTQIA+ REP

Hello, hello my lovely friends, and happy Pride Month! I hope you’re all well. Today, I’m going to be recommending some of my favourite books with LGBTQIA+ rep, since it’s Pride month and we should all try to at least read one book with LGBTQIA+ rep in June. So without further ado, here are some … More [STEPH RECS] | BOOKS FEATURING CHARACTERS WITH LGBTQIA+ REP

THE GILDED WOLVES BY ROSHANI CHOKSHI REVIEW

Title: The Gilded Wolves Author: Roshani Chokshi Pages: 388 Genre: Young Adult: Fantasy, Historical Fiction Format: Paperback Publication Date: January 15th 2019 My Rating: 4.5/5 stars “I protect you…Remember that promise? I said I’d protect you. I said I’d make a paradise of our own.”  Goodreads synopsis: No one believes in them. But soon no one will forget them. It’s 1889. … More THE GILDED WOLVES BY ROSHANI CHOKSHI REVIEW

SUMMER BIRD BLUE BY AKEMI DAWN BOWMAN

Title: Summer Bird Blue Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman Pages: 384 Genre: Young adult: Contemporary  Format: Paperback  Publication Date:  September 11th 2018 My Rating: 5/5 stars “I use the sandwich method. A compliment, followed by my real thoughts, follwed by a compliment.”  Goodreads synopsis: “Rumi Seto spends a lot of time worrying she doesn’t have the answers to everything. What to … More SUMMER BIRD BLUE BY AKEMI DAWN BOWMAN