Review: Furiously Happy – Jenny Lawson

Publishing Date: 22.09.2015 Pages: 329 Genre(s): Humour; Nonfiction; Autobiography Favourite Quote: “Normal is boring. Weird is better. Goats are awesome, but only in small quantities.” Why I think it’s feminist: If Jenny Lawson makes one thing Cristal clear it’s that... Continue Reading →


#Bookstagram Madness

I’ve gone completely bonkers now. The last couple of weeks* have been wild, I tell you. Between work, studying for university, having my wisdomtheeth removed and all the other adult stuff you’re supposed to do I didn’t find time to... Continue Reading →

Join #BooksforChange to support women writers!

With the start of Women’s History Month as well as the International Women’s Day coming up my emoji of the month can be nothing but There are over a 1000 ways to support International Women’s Day and other actions acknowledging... Continue Reading →

5 Classics to put on your TBR-List this Black History Month

Each year since 1976, the President of the United States has officially designated February Black History Month. It’s designed as an opportunity to honour the too-often neglected accomplishments of black Americans in every area of endeavour throughout American (British &... Continue Reading →

Review: King’s Cage – Victoria Aveyard (nearly spoiler free)

Publishing Date: 7.2.2017 Pages: 528 Genre(s): YA; Fantasy; Dystopian Favourite Quote: “Never doubt that you are valuable and powerful and deserving of every chance and opportunity in the world to pursue and achieve your own dreams.“ Why I think it’s... Continue Reading →

Yes there’s still a blog post coming in February…

Have I mentioned yet, that February is a particularly short month?! Seriously guys it's almost March again and I only delivered 2 tiny posts. I'm ashamed! To my defense I had my wisdom theeth removed and didn't do anything but... Continue Reading →

February Reading List

What? January’s already over? Time for a new TBR-Pile then! As I didn’t accomplish as much reading as I set out to in the beginning of 2017 I’m moving The Story of Awkward onto my new reading list. You can... Continue Reading →

Review: Specials & Extras – Scott Westerfeld

Publishing Date: 9.5. 2006 & 2.10.2007 Pages: 384 & 417 Genre(s): YA; Dystopian; Fiction Favourite Quote: “Life doesn't come with an instruction manual.” Why I think it’s feminist: I don’t. After reading book one and two of the series I... Continue Reading →

Review: The Female of the Species – Mindy McGinnis

Publishing Date: 20.09.2016 Pages: 352 Genre(s): YA; Mystery; Fiction Favourite Quote: “But boys will be boys, our favorite phrase that excuses so many things, while the only thing we have for the opposite gender is women, said with disdain and... Continue Reading →

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