Top Ten Hidden Gems In Contemporary

I really love contemporary novels when they’re more than just contemporary novels. It doesn’t make sense, but that’s how it is for me. What makes a contemporary novel more than just a contemporary novel is when I can look back at them and think, wow, I read that and I could never regret how it made […]

Great Books by Great Canadian Authors

As a fellow Canadian, I’ve got to shout out my Canadian books and authors so all the other Canadians can know and read about them with their Canadian pride because we all know its the place to be. This One Summer by Mariko Tamaki The art in this book is absolutely gorgeous, I love its monochrome colour […]

Books That Make Me Want To Drop Everything And Travel

I thought we read books to travel without the extra cost and the whole getting out of bed part, not to make us want to actually spend lots of money and go places! This week’s Top Ten Tuesday prompt is books that give you the travel bug, so here are ten books that make me […]

Bookish Worlds I’d Never Want to Live In

As bibliophiles, we often get asked if we would want to live in the world of our favourite books, in an independent study done by myself I can confirm that if your favourite book is dystopian, the answer is heck no! Often enough historical fiction have settings in which you’d never want to visit, sometimes […]

When Characters’ Names Made Their Character Perfect

Characters always have really cool names, the author gets to be all creative because they pick their own rules for their characters they can  make a decent one and then when they find a better one all they have to do is Ctrl+F to Find and Replace Name A with Name B and continue with Name […]

The Pantone Colour of The Year That Elevates These Gorgeous Covers

Honey, I’m in an arts program! I don’t have ONE favourite colour, that’s just like me asking YOU if you have a favourite book! In beat with my major, I’ll just go with the Pantone colour of the year… Ultra Violet Purple! I couldn’t find ten books that had exactly Ultra Violet Purple 18-3838 on the cover, not […]

Ten Books It Felt Like A Chore To Finish

I am not a quitter, I take pleasure in completing a task, I hate giving up in the middle of something. Yet, these books made me really want to. Some of them were finished, some of them were just too terrible too. Some of them I even would give a second chance to me and […]

A Book You’ll LOVE Based On Of Your Favourite Chocolate Bar

Wow, this sounds like it came from BuzzFeed. Well, it came from my very chocolate craving personality that is turning the house upside down because she just finished a Chrunchie and can’t find anything else chocolatey. This top ten Tuesday is a love freebie, and chocolate is love, and who’s got time for anything other […]