Hi there! Monthly wrap-ups aren’t really my thing, but the one thing I’ve been doing religiously ever since I started this blog (in addition to showing off about it) is a yearly wrap-up. So here’s a look at how this year was for me. I started 2018 with a bang! I was vacationing in the…… Continue reading Here’s looking at you, 2018.
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?
I recently finished reading The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner and haven’t stopped talking about it ever since. In my review, I promised that I’ll share my thoughts about how the book can be read. Why does one need to know how to read a book, you ask. Umm, have you tried reading…… Continue reading How to read The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
Waddup, nerds? I’m going to be doing Dewey’s 24 hour readathon today. I’ve never done a readathon before, but since I’m already trying new things this month (read Look who fancies herself a poet now! | NaPoWriMo update), I decided to give this a try too. For the readathon, I’ve chosen several YA contemporary books.…… Continue reading My TBR for Dewey’s 24 Hour Readathon.
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. Michael Reed reached out to me requesting for a review back when I was on vacation. In his mail he wondered if I’d “be interested in reviewing [his] literary/satire “Songs…… Continue reading Songs from Richmond Avenue by Michael Reed
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. Hiya,…… Continue reading Chai break: What do you really think about discussion posts?
I received a copy of this book from the author in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions expressed here are my own. EVERYONE, LISTEN TO ME. The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief is easily one of the best books of 2017 and I want to scream this from rooftops until people take notice. Read…… Continue reading The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief by Marc Whelchel