Plot-Driven Vs. Character-Driven Stories: What’s Better?

People talk a lot about “plot-driven” and “character-driven” books, but what exactly does that mean, and which one makes a better story? Ultimately, the answer depends on who you are as a reader (or writer), but personally, I like stories that have a good mix of both, and I...

The Top 5 Best Romance Tropes in Books

It’s no secret that I’m not the biggest fan of books that focus purely on romance. However, even I have some romance-related tropes that I regularly fall for. In honor of Valentine’s Day coming up in a few days, I thought now would be a good time to talk...

My Top Reading Plans for January 2022

It’s been a while since I posted anything on this blog, but I’m finally back with a new post for the new year. Hopefully this time I can get back into being more consistent. I’ve got some ideas that I think will help reinvigorate my passion for this blog....

March 2021 TBR

Hello! In my ongoing attempt to become more regular with my blog posts, I’m bringing back TBRs and wrap-ups, at least for now. And hopefully this time I will stick to them! Lore by Alexandra Bracken This was on my list of most anticipated 2021 book releases, and it...

The Reading Habits Book Tag

Hey everyone! Welcome to the Reading Habits Book Tag. This tag was originally created by TheBookJazz. No one tagged me to do it, but I thought it looked like fun, so we’re doing it. Let’s get started! Do you have a certain place at home for reading? Not really....

When a Bullet Journal Spread Stops Working

Bullet journaling, while a great tool for organization, relaxation, and many other things, can also be frustrating at times. When you see a beautiful and functional spread on someone else’s Instagram or YouTube, you may want to try it out and see how it works for you. Sometimes when...

Genres I Want to Read More Of In 2021

As a reader, it’s always a good idea to be expanding your horizons and reading many different types of books. Now, don’t get me wrong—I love YA. I love fantasy. I’m never going to stop reading those genres. They’ll probably take up the majority of the books I read...

Top 10 Backlist Books I Hope to Read This Year

Last week, I talked about some of my most anticipated new releases for this year, but of course, there are a lot of books already sitting on my shelves that I also need to read. Some of these were released last year, some of them long, long before that....

My 10 Most Anticipated Book Releases of 2021

Wow, it’s been a while since I made a list post like this one, but here I am, back to talk about the new book releases I’m excited to read this year! If you’re interested in reading other posts like this one, I also made a “most anticipated reads”...

My Reading and Blogging Goals for 2021

I think we can all agree that 2020 was not a good year for a lot of reasons. When it comes to publishing, books have been pushed back indefinitely and authors are doing all online tours and marketing events. And for readers, some of us have been plowing through...
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