THE ULTIMATE 100 BOOKS TO READ BEFORE YOU DIE LIST – Which ones have I actually read?

I have this thing I do. When I’m procrastinating doing something important and actually worthwhile to my life I like to look up booklists and tick off how many books on the list I’ve read. And one of the lists I always end up on is “books to read before you die”. I then came … More THE ULTIMATE 100 BOOKS TO READ BEFORE YOU DIE LIST – Which ones have I actually read?

CLASSICS REVIEW: Passing by Nella Larsen

Summary:  my rating: 5 stars published by: Dover Publications genres: classic, modernist literature, Harlem Renaissance literature diversity: biracial mc (ownvoices), arguably queer mc content warnings: explicit racism, domestic violence difficulty: Pretty easy reading Synopsis: Married to a successful physician and prominently ensconced in Harlem’s vibrant society of the 1920s, Irene Redfield leads a charmed existence — until a chance encounter … More CLASSICS REVIEW: Passing by Nella Larsen

ARC REVIEW: What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera

Summary: my rating: 4 stars published by: HarperTeen genres: contemporary romance, young adult, lgbt+ content warnings: homophobia, anxiety attacks, hospitalisation, alcohol use, Synopsis: Arthur is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it. Ben thinks the universe needs to mind … More ARC REVIEW: What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera