Top 5 Books to Read During Back to School

September usually marks the beginning of a new school term, and I honestly didn’t think I’d be going to school this year, but life has a way of driving on my plans with a bulldozer.

For a couple of weeks, and against all my survival instincts, I swear, I’ve been really interested in a course with the University of Toronto that’s only available in class, and I decided to scream: I’M HERE, DEBTS, FIRE AWAY!

I registered. Continue reading “Top 5 Books to Read During Back to School”

June Wrap-Up + July Book Club


June was kind of a pain in my ass. New job, new flat, so many shitty things to take care of! But now I’ve got my own place and it’s becoming THE awesomest Reading/Writing Oasis ever, so it’ll all be worth it.

Whining aside, here’s what I read in June:

Dividing Eden, Joelle Charbonneau

dividing eden

Always and Forever, Lara Jean, Jenny Han

always and forever

Nooooooo, it’s over!!!! 😦

A Court of Frost and Starlight, Sarah J. Maas


Book Discussion here!

Obsidio, Kristoff & Kaufman


I have to admit I didn’t enjoy this one as much as Illuminae and Gemina, but it was still pretty awesome and oh my god another crazy good series that is over now what will I do with myself???

My Top Three Books of the Month

Unfu*k Yourself, Gary John Bishop


Well, this was grandly needed, so thank you Gary John Bishop.

Is Everyone Hanging Out Wihtout Me? Mindy Kaling


I’m a HUUUUGE fan of The Office, and of Mindy’s work, and oh my god this was so funny and honest and lovely. I’m definitely going to read her other book!

Leah on the Offbeat, Becky Albertalli

leah on the offbeat

LOVED IT. Definitely my favorite book of the month! Thank god for Becky’s books.

Book Discussion here!

July Book Club

I’ve had a few suggestions for future book clubs (thank you guys! I love hearing your suggestions!) so this one is a book that Isabella wanted to read! (Hi Isabella!)

We’ll be reading A List of Cages, by Robin Roe.


Can’t wait to start reading it!

Book Discussion on the 20th!

Until then, happy reading, guys!


Warcross – Playlist Tag

My dear blogger friend Nimika from Wordhaven tagged me for this really cool bookish tag, where you pick a book and build a playlist that fits the world of the story. Check out her awesome Book Playlist on The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer!

For my part, I decided to go with Marie Lu’s Warcross. I decided to call my Book Playlist BADASS TEENAGE GIRL WEARING SUNGLASSES AT MIDNIGHT JUST CAUSE. Though, I hesitated a long time with COOLER THAN Y’ALL.  Continue reading “Warcross – Playlist Tag”

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