My Unpopular Harry Potter Opinions

Hi all! I recently finished my reread of the Harry Potter books, the first time I read the books as an adult. And it's safe to say that the books definitely hold up! The only book that I didn't like as much as I used to as a child and teenager was The Order of the Phoenix as I … Continue reading My Unpopular Harry Potter Opinions

Discussion: Why You Should Get Rid Of Your Books

WAIT, STOP! DON'T YELL AT ME JUST YET! I promise this post doesn't mean I'm suggesting you have to throw out all the books in your house, I just love a click-bait title. 😅 This post is something I've been thinking about for a while, probably since Marie Kondo's TV show on Netflix, Tidying Up, where … Continue reading Discussion: Why You Should Get Rid Of Your Books

Discussion: Enemies to lovers is the best romance trope, and you’ll never convince me otherwise + some recs

If you've been following my blog for any amount of time, I'm sure you realise that I adore the enemies to lovers romance trope. There's just something about two people who hate each other -- really despise one another -- who spend time together and slowly -- so slowly -- begin to develop romantic feelings. It's … Continue reading Discussion: Enemies to lovers is the best romance trope, and you’ll never convince me otherwise + some recs

Racism in Young Adult Fiction: Analysing The Continent Controversy, and more

This essay was originally an evaluation of a controversy that I had to write for my publishing class at university. Because it is important and a big issue within the YA community at the moment, I thought I would post my essay on my blog. This was only a 2000 word essay for class, but … Continue reading Racism in Young Adult Fiction: Analysing The Continent Controversy, and more

In Defense of Cassandra Clare  Last week, Cassandra Clare released a statement that she would be releasing a new book series in the world of the Shadowhunters, co-written with Wesley Chu. The series will focus on Maguns Bane, the lovable, eccentric warlock from The Mortal Instruments series, and will be Clare’s first foray into adult … Continue reading