10 Book 2 Film Challenge


If you follow me on Bookstagram you may know that I did a poll about a challenge I've been doing and would like to continue. A few of you showed some interest, so here are the details. This year I started a challenge to read 5 books that are movies/TV show or going to be [...]

October Wrap-up & Review


I had a pretty good reading month in October with a total of 8 books read. I did deviate away from my tbr, but most of my reads were satisfactory so I have no regrets. Here is some of what I read and my thoughts. Just Mercy by Bryan StevensonIt's hard for me to review [...]

Book Review: Americanah By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie


Boy oh boy! I am so behind on book reviews and haven't reviewed anything I've read in July. I am not one to dwell on the past, so I am back with a book review for one of my August reads. About the BookAuthor: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Published: May 2013 Pages: 477 Other works: We [...]

Book Review: My Name is Leon by Kit De Waal


I picked this book up cheap at half price books. Ironically, another bookstagramer did a mini review on it a few days later. This prompted me to add it to my June reading list, so here is my honest review. About the Book Author: Kit De Waal Published: July 2016 by Simon & Schuster Pages: [...]

Cooking From Books


I just recently started a little challenge with my bookstagram friends called Bookish Cooks. I started it as a way to challenge us to use the cookbooks collecting dust on our shelves. There are no official rules and all you pretty much have to do is share what your're cooking and use the hashtag #bookishcooks. [...]