Like me, you probably read when you commute by public transportation every day. And, like yours truly, you’ve probably experienced all of the following, too. 1. When you get into a really crowded train or bus, but forget the crowd when you open your book. 2. When you smell your book and catch a commuter…… Continue reading 7 things only people who read while commuting by public transport will understand.
I picked this book up when I went on a book buying spree. I had already read Malice by this author before (and abso-freakin-lutely loved it). I bought this book with great expectations and it sure did not disappoint! Goodreads synopsis: When a man is discovered dead by poisoning in his empty home his beautiful…… Continue reading Salvation of a saint by Keigo Higashino
Since I’m still reeling from the moving, powerful memoir When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi (you can read my review here), today’s quote is the epigraph of the book. The poem, Caelica 83 by Baron Brooke Fulke Greville, has now made it to my favorite poems list, right up there with O Me! O…… Continue reading Quote Hoarders: Episode 4
Hey, there! I’ve been tagged by Louise at Louise Loves Books to do the This or That Book Tag. Louise regularly posts reviews and other bookish posts. You should totally follow her, if you aren’t already doing so! 🙂 This tag was originally created by Ayunda @ Tea and Paperbacks. It’s a bunch of questions…… Continue reading This or That Book Tag
Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme that was created by Lainey of gingerreadslainey and is currently hosted by Sam of ThoughtsOnTomes. Head over to this Goodreads group if you want to join in on the fun! The topic for today’s T5W is Books You Want to Read Before the End of the Year. My…… Continue reading T5W: Books I want to read before the end of the year
Hiya, readers! It is time for another T5W post! Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme created by Lainey of gingerreadslainey and is currently hosted by Sam at ThoughtsOnTomes. To have in on the fun, join this Goodreads group. The topic for this week is Favorite First Sentences. The first sentence is very important in…… Continue reading T5W: Favorite First Sentences
Book lovers are generally peaceful people. We know when to pick our fights. I mean, who is going to put their book down to get into an argument? But there are some things that annoy us and it would bode well for you if you never say them to us. Ever. The following are a…… Continue reading 9 things you should NEVER say to a bookworm