Summer Classicsathon Diary

The lovely Lucy from @lucythereader [both on Youtube and Instagram] hosts a summer readathon that focuses solely on classics.  The only challenge for this year was to read at least one classic during the month of August. I am happy to say that I managed to read more than one and enjoyed most of them! […]

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IV. Favourite Book Quotes

It has been such a wonderful reading year so far and my notebook is already brimming with beautiful and inspirational quotes, so I thought I’d share with you a couple that have truly resonated with me. ☆ “If someone asks you how you are, you are meant to say FINE. You are not meant to […]

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2018 in Books

What a year! These 365 days have passed like a blur and I cannot seem to fathom how time is speeding by when the clocks are still ticking in their slow hypnotic way! It’s been an incredible year, full of new experiences, adventures and obviously some wonderful books as well! 2018 is the year that […]

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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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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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II. Favourite Book Quotes

• “I apologize for anything I might have done. I was not myself.” “I apologize for shooting you in the leg. I was myself entirely.” -VE Schwab || A Darker Shade of Magic  • “A lifetime isn’t enough to know how a person will behave.” -Jessie Burton || The Miniaturist • “Someone needs to tell […]

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I. Favourite Quotes

Your favourite book quotes stay with you forever. They can be simple words of advice or a perfectly thought out knee-slapper. Words of inspiration or unvarnished revelations about the difficulties of life. Words that remind you of the most beautiful and sentimental moments in the book that you want to cherish forever. They paint a perfect […]

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