Book Gift Guide

Christmas is around the corner and we’re probably all trying to figure out what we want to give to our loved ones. I find Christmas to be the perfect opportunity to share my favourite books with my relatives and friends, even if they’re not perennial readers. Some of them probably haven’t met with a book […]

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A slice of literary goodness

If there’s one thing that I love almost as much as books is a huge slice of cake! I could forever boast about my self-control when offered a bite of double chocolate cake…but alas, that is not the case. So I thought, if I cannot restrain my sweet-tooth self, might as well indulge my fancies […]

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III. Favorite Book Quotes || First Lines

“The snow in the mountains was melting and Bunny had been dead for several weeks before we came to understand the gravity of our situation”. – The Secret History || Donna Tartt x “The king stood in a pool of blue light, unmoored.” -Station Eleven || Emily St. John Mandell x “The circus arrives without […]

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I. Classics

One of my main resolutions of 2018 was to read more classics. Now I know that it sounds absolutely cliched, especially considering how this goal has been cropping up in every yearly resolution while never showing any inclination to do anything about it. However, something has changed this year. I guess you could say that […]

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II. Book Menus

After a whole week of binge-watching The Great British Bake-Off and Chef’s Table, I can safely say that my diet is officially cancelled! I just find these shows and documentaries so interesting to watch, and not to mention extremely appetising! I also love it when food is mentioned in a book. Reading about food in […]

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Spring Favourites

Now that Spring is almost over I thought I’d share with you some of the things that I’ve been loving recently. Spring was absolutely exceptional. I got to travel to London, read some amazing books, discover new coffeeshops and eat some great food! So grab a cup of coffee and some snacks because this post […]

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World War II – Book Recommendations

Historical fiction books are the closest things we have to a time machine.  It is incredible to think that these ink-stained pages could transport us to another time and place, allow us to meet different people and experience events that we’ve only read about in textbooks. I especially love books set during the Second World […]

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25 Bookish Facts About Me

After almost two years on this blog, I think it’s high time to finally share some random bookish facts about myself! I love to read these kind of posts because they are a great opportunity to get to know that person just a bit more. I hope you enjoy reading it! x I do not […]

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Spring is blooming

She wore her yellow sun-bonnet, She wore her greenest gown; She turned to the south wind And curtsied up and down. She turned to the sunlight And shook her yellow head, And whispered to her neighbour: “Winter is dead.” -A.A. Miller What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when you think of Spring? […]

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January.

Where has this month gone?! My mind still cannot process that we’re already a month into the new year…in fact I’m still scratching out that number seven on my notebooks! It hasn’t been such a great month health-wise, but one thing I promised myself to do this year is to focus on the things that […]

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