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The Bad Bits in Brilliant Books

So, I’ll just put it out there, I *love* classics! They’re practically my favourite thing in the whole world!! But for some reason- amazing authors like to punish us with the occasional dose of boredom! 553 more words


A Bookish Road Trip

If you’re reading this, I’m on a family vacation, a road trip through the American south. It’ll be one of those long road trips that can drive you mad with boredom if you don’t prepare plenty of things to do before hand. 804 more words


Light travels: my packing list for south-east Asia

As I mentioned in an earlier post, I dared going on a month-long holiday to south-east Asia with just a daypack. 30 litres, 7 kilograms, that’s all. 688 more words


July Most Anticipated New Releases

New month = new books to be added to your TBR. That means it’s time for me to recap which books are going on the shelves this month. 360 more words


Books for Your Dragons

Well,  it’s been almost a whole week since the season finale of Game of Thrones. Are you holding up alright? I could be better, I suppose. 719 more words


There are some good books being published ...

… and never forget that the old books (the classics) have withstood the test of time and despite their inclusion in the ranks of public domain, publishers are still printing new editions regularly. 376 more words


My Last Chance to Reduce My Library

Actually, it’s hopeless. Even with a full-page magnifier, I struggle with the finer print of paper and ink books and get nostalgic for the effortless ease of the expanded print available with digital editions. 262 more words