Umbridge & Villains

We love to hate her. J.K Rowling created a character that boarders a caricature. Anyone, who has read The Order of the Phoenix knows that there is a special place for Dolores Umbridge in hell. Some even hate her more than Voldemort. I mean Voldy had his reasons, wrong reasons, but reasons non-the less. Whereas [...]

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Orlando by Virginia Woolf

I read this novel last year for my English Literature class and I have to tell you, I was not impressed. I struggled to keep up with Woolf's unique -chaotic- writing style. I appreciate the fact that she tries to introduce a being that lives for hundreds of years and that is ultimately gender fluid. [...]

Daughter of Smoke & Bone

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor I haven't been this excited for a book in a long time! “Once upon a time, an angel and a devil fell in love. It did not end well.” This was refreshing. It has of course the same elements like every YA book but with a twist. Everything [...]

Blogger Recognition Award

Hey guys! I have been nominated by ♥ Ashley & Sabrina ♥ of 5171 Miles Book Blog. I am so excited to be nominated by my fellow Bookstagrammers! Thank you so much!!!   The rules 1. Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. 2. Write a post to show your award. [...]

Reading The Classics

If you keep track of my Goodreads and Instagram accounts you will see many of the classics there. Jane Austen, Emily Bronte, Shakespeare, Mary Shelley, Oscar Wilde, Victor Hugo etc. It is not just because I am an English Literature student, I mean of course t played a huge part and I discovered more and [...]

1984

“Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.” I love dystopias! No secret there, but you didn't know about me is the fact that Orwell's "1984" was the novel that made me love them. I absolutely recommend this book because it is a book that gets you thinking! Similar [...]