Month: May 2015

Posted May 31, 2015 / 0 Comments

May: Let’s Wrap it Up

May: Let’s Wrap it Up

  Reviews I especially loved All the Rage this month :3   Discussions   Movies Jane Eyre Avengers: Age of Ultron Run All Night You can see what I thought on these, here.

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Posted May 29, 2015 / 2 Comments

My Month in Movies: May Edition

My Month in Movies: May Edition

  A monthly recap of some of the movies I’ve watched this month with a very serious appreciation of each one :3 Jane Eyre   I went on a movie-watching spree a few weeks ago and because I’m such a literary person, loving of classics and all things Brontë, Austen and Dickens I decided to watch […]

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Posted May 25, 2015 / 5 Comments

Digging Deeper: LGBT Books and Me

Digging Deeper: LGBT Books and Me

Since, I started reading YA, I was never particularly interested in LGBT books. I was just not into reading about boy/boy or girl/girl relationships. But now I know it’s not as simple as that. If it was, it’d be really, really boring. I’ve never considered myself homophobic *cough*an asshole *cough*, but some years ago, I […]

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Posted May 23, 2015 / 0 Comments

Review: Maxon, by Christina Bauer

Review: Maxon, by Christina Bauer

I don’t generally pick books with covers that feature bare-chested hot guys. While it’s nice to admire the hotness, I’ve learnt that nice abs don’t always equal good story, but the blurb of this one intrigued me so I requested it. I didn’t dislike it. But there are some things that put me off. Like […]

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Posted May 21, 2015 / 7 Comments

Review: All the Rage, by Courtney Summers

Review: All the Rage, by Courtney Summers

      You must already know it by now. But it never hurts to be sure. This story is powerful. The cover alone says it’s not a happy one, and it’ll be hard to read. And it was. There are brief flashbacks of the rape incident itself, nothing too graphic. But it still manages […]

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Posted May 19, 2015 / 4 Comments

We Were Meant to Be: On Romance Plots

We Were Meant to Be: On Romance Plots

I love books that revolve around romance, kissing, some hand-holding, more kissing, ass-kicking, good ol’ sexual tension and all those shenanigans. After reading tons of these books, the romance plots, or subplots, depending on the book, start being categorized in my mind. Mainly, in two groups: The We-were-meant-to-be one, and the Nice-n-Slow. To be more […]

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