This is the second blog post I have written since March 22nd. Over a whole month, away from this blog. One this is indeed my official returning to the blog post and two oh wow I am so glad to be back. I missed y'all!! And three I got some serious news. | first things first As I discussed in my I … Continue reading Sha is back on the blog and she’s…
It all comes down to this, y'all. Where do your truest passions lay in the book social media universe? BOOKSTAGRAM? or BOOK TWITTER? BOOKSTAGRAM Pros: 📷 amazing book pics 📷 fun polls, Q&As, book info easily accessible in Insta Stories 📷 creativity: explore filters, colours, set-up 📷 dabble in video making w/out committing to a YouTube TWITTER Pros: … Continue reading #POLL: Bookstagram or Book Twitter?
This discussion topic came to me after my third Twitter hiatus following an explosion of call-outs and angry tweets threw my anxiety into overdrive. Book drama does not inherently mean angry people. But a lot of the time, book drama does lead to angry responses, subtweets, and very vague, very sweeping statements. I'm not going to … Continue reading Should You Engage in Book Drama?
❝ DON'T JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER. ❞ Proceeds to do so, blatantly and without hesitation. SHA: A story about a teen girl who finds out she is pregnant and the decision process of what to do. The title and bleeped out letters on the pregnancy stick give the book a light-hearted vibe, despite … Continue reading Let’s Guess a Book’s Plot … from its Cover
Today is Women's Day, and you best believe Sha and I are celebrating. And what better way to celebrate than with a bookish list? Today we are celebrating some epic ladies in literature who empower us in mental, emotional, or physical ways. I thought about naming some of my favorite heroines, but why stop with … Continue reading List of Bookish Lady Gangs & Why You Need them all in your Life ASAP
Sometimes, the question really is that simple. *looks for a trap anyway When it comes to your reading preferences, do you gravitate towards novels that promise *at LEAST* a third before the author releases a finale that'll launch you into a thousand tears ... OR does the sight of "Book 1" on a spine send you running in … Continue reading #POLL: Series VS Standalone? (Books, of Course!)
2019 is coming, and it's time I do a little shaping up on my TBR. There is a certain way that I like to keep my books, and I like to prepare for the next year of releases so I can keep track of when I need to prepare myself for a highly anticipated book … Continue reading Winter TBR Cleaning: Tips & How to Prepare for 2019
There is snow on the ground and it is officially way past time to declare no more sun and fun for these book princesses! When we're not reading, we do occasionally like to step outside and revel in the glory of the fresh air ... but if that doesn't mean beach goodness and mountain hikes, what … Continue reading Mandy & Sha Tackle Winter Sports (or Maybe Vice Versa?)