1001 BOOKS TO READ BEFORE YOU DIE: Books: 46-50 / mini reviews

Hi all!  Today I’m going to be doing a little update of my “1001 Books to Read Before You Die” project. This project is based on the 1001 Books to Read Before You Die List, and I previously posted talking about all the books I’d read from the list. Although I’m not taking this list that … More 1001 BOOKS TO READ BEFORE YOU DIE: Books: 46-50 / mini reviews

“When the Past Isn’t Dead: Post-Colonialism and Horror in Mexican Gothic “

SPOILER WARNING FOR MEXICAN GOTHIC BY SILVIA MORENO-GARCIA: This post makes many parts of the plot of this book explicit. The gothic has always been one of my favourite literary modes. I love gothic literature, I love how it uses aesthetics to explore themes and comment on dominant social ideologies and discourses. The gothic can … More “When the Past Isn’t Dead: Post-Colonialism and Horror in Mexican Gothic “

anticipated 2021 releases for the first half of the year

Hi all! I’m putting together one of my favourite posts today, my anticipated releases for the year! There is SO many incredible sounding books coming out in 2021 and I just really wanted to talk about them. Last year, I didn’t keep up with new releases very well at all. I was more focussed on … More anticipated 2021 releases for the first half of the year

non-fiction I want to read, part two: general non-fiction

Hi everyone!  I recently posted my ‘Political non-fiction I want to read’ post, in which I promised a part two for more general non-fiction was coming. So here it is! This post will be for all the other non-fiction at the top of my TBR, which is mostly history, society, culture and essays/writing based because … More non-fiction I want to read, part two: general non-fiction

non-fiction I want to read, part one: political non-fiction

Hi everyone! As I mentioned in my 2020 wrap-up / 2021 goals post, reading a lot more non-fiction in 2020 was something I really loved about last year, and something I want to continue. Because of this, I’ve compiled a long list of non-fiction I want to read. But what I really want to focus … More non-fiction I want to read, part one: political non-fiction