The Best and the Worst of 2019

Happy New Year everyone! I'm finally back and ready to read more, write more, talk more, and enjoy myself more. I stopped blogging in October as I just felt like I put too much pressure on myself to keep up with a strict blogging schedule, making sure I write something about every book I read, …

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September 2019 Wrap-up

Books I've Read in September 2019 September has been a busy month traveling and works wise, so I struggled to find as much time as I'd like to read. I also started focusing on my art a bit more because I really want to get better at it, so I'll have to find a healthy …

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Review: “Before the Coffee Gets Cold” by Toshikazu Kawaguchi

I spent a year living in Tokyo and studying, which was one of the most interesting and difficult years so far. Therefore, I have a soft spot for everything Japanese, especially quirky books by Japanese authors (looking at you Mr. Murakami). I came across this one on NetGalley and requested for early access because the …

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Review: “Iron Gold” by Pierce Brown

After devouring (and recently rereading) the original trilogy, the Red Rising Saga, I could not wait to get my teeth into the fourth book that takes place 10 years after the last one. However, I was weary of what implications could this cause, as the trilogy on its own was fantastic, with phenomenal world building, …

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The Man Booker Prize 2019 – The Shortlist

Follow my blog with Bloglovin It's been just a bit over a month since the Longlist was announced and here we are now, the Shortlist has finally been unveiled! The six authors that have been nominated are Margaret Atwood, Lucy Ellmann, Bernardine Evaristo, Chigozie Obioma, Salman Rushdie, and Elif Shafak. We have the six time …

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