Monthly Wrap-Up

Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2021 Books

Hello! In August, I finished 9 books and made progress on 5! The books that I finished are: The Desolations of Devil's Acre by Ransom Riggs; The Case of the Missing Treasure by Robin Stevens; The Case of the Drowned Pearl by Robin Stevens; Once Upon A Crime by Robin Stevens; Noughts and Crosses by… Continue reading Monthly Wrap-Up: August 2021 Books

First Lines Friday

First Lines Friday – 27th August 2021

Hello! First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the… Continue reading First Lines Friday – 27th August 2021

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 25th August 2021

Hello! This weekly feature used to be hosted by by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and is now hosted at Taking on a World of Words. The three Ws are: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? What are you currently reading? I am currently reading Checkmate by Malorie… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 25th August 2021

Tags

Mid Year Freak Out Tag!

Hello! Thank you to Hassan's Book Corner for tagging me! I believe that this tag was originally created by Chami. Best Book You Have Read So Far in 2021? Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon! Best Sequel You Have Read in 2021? The Desolations of Devil's Acre by Ransom Riggs! New Release You Have Not Read… Continue reading Mid Year Freak Out Tag!

First Lines Friday

First Lines Friday – 20th August 2021

Hello! First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the… Continue reading First Lines Friday – 20th August 2021

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 18th August 2021

Hello! This weekly feature used to be hosted by by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and is now hosted at Taking on a World of Words. The three Ws are: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? What are you currently reading? I am currently reading Harry Potter y… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 18th August 2021

Reviews

Review: Once Upon A Crime – Robin Stevens

Rating: ⭐⭐⭐⭐ Trigger Warnings: Murder; Racism Once Upon A Crime is the final installment in Robin Stevens' Murder Most Unladylike series. It contains short stories from various points in the series' timeline, and I really enjoyed reading about The Detective Society's, The Junior Pinkertons' and May Wong's new adventures. Two of the short stories in… Continue reading Review: Once Upon A Crime – Robin Stevens

First Lines Friday

First Lines Friday – 13th August 2021

Hello! First Lines Fridays is a weekly feature for book lovers hosted by Wandering Words. What if instead of judging a book by its cover, its author or its prestige, we judged it by its opening lines? Pick a book off your shelf (it could be your current read or on your TBR) and open to the… Continue reading First Lines Friday – 13th August 2021

WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday – 11th August 2021

Hello! This weekly feature used to be hosted by by MizB at A Daily Rhythm and is now hosted at Taking on a World of Words. The three Ws are: What are you currently reading?What did you recently finish reading?What do you think you’ll read next? After no WWW Wednesday post last week, today's post is about the… Continue reading WWW Wednesday – 11th August 2021

Reading Advice

Tips For Reading In A Foreign Language

Hello! Something that I have recently started, and enjoyed, is reading books in Spanish. Therefore, I thought that I would share my tips for reading books in a foreign language! 1. Choose a book that is within your abilities It is really important that when reading in a foreign language, you are reading books that… Continue reading Tips For Reading In A Foreign Language