Book Reviews

Emotions Explained With Buff Dudes by Andrew Tsyaston

I received a copy of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Goodreads synopsis: You know how, since the dawn of humanity, great philosophers and poets have dedicated their entire lives to exploring concepts like love, life itself, logic, and sorrow? Well, those…… Continue reading Emotions Explained With Buff Dudes by Andrew Tsyaston

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Chai Break: Can being a mood reader affect a book blogger?

Chai Break is a periodic feature on This is Lit where we discuss books, blogging, and book blogging. Hiya, nerds! Chai Break is back again! As always, I’m not able to stick to a schedule for this feature on This is Lit. Shall we just call it that cool aunt who drops by whenever and…… Continue reading Chai Break: Can being a mood reader affect a book blogger?

Chai break

Chai Break: How positively have authors responded to your negative reviews?

Chai break is a periodic feature on This is Lit to discuss concerns that every book blogger has. This is meant to be a lighthearted discussion that you’d have over tea and the only reason for it not being called Discussion Post is that the site’s author thinks that would be too mainstream. Pfft. In…… Continue reading Chai Break: How positively have authors responded to your negative reviews?

General · Listicle

The 5 stages of dealing with all your unread books and ARCs.

There comes a moment in every book blogger’s life where they turn around, look at all the review copies they haven’t got around to reading yet, and wonder what the hell were they thinking. Here are the 5 stages of dealing with your ever-increasing TBR pile. Stage 1: Denial This is where you go numb.…… Continue reading The 5 stages of dealing with all your unread books and ARCs.

General · Satire

A little tough love from your TBR pile.

Language warning: Contains expletives. Hide your mother. Hey. Hi. Hello. Can I have your attention please? Push your coke-bottle eyeglasses up your nose and notice me, you freakin’ nerd. Can’t you see how big I’m becoming? Ease the pain a little, you dipshit. Read a book from me instead of laughing at random cat videos,…… Continue reading A little tough love from your TBR pile.