2021 year-long reading challenges ✧*

one reason that helped me achieve my strongest reading year ever is the year-long reading challenges that i had set out to complete at the start of 2020. i had the best time coming up with a tbr. stuck to some initial reads and changed others when i found necessary. though this might feel like… Continue reading 2021 year-long reading challenges ✧*

the knockout – sajni patel | arc review

The Knockout by Sajni Patel StandalonePublished January 26th 2021 by FluxAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Contemporary, RomanceRep: Indian-American MC and LI, Filipina-American SC, Indian SC Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: A rising star in Muay Thai figures out what (and who) is worth fighting for in this #ownvoices YA debut full of heart.If seventeen-year-old Kareena Thakkar is going… Continue reading the knockout – sajni patel | arc review

2021 contemporary + some historical standalone (jan-jun) | on my radar #3

back again with another ON MY RADAR segment in which i talk and babble about books that i'm excited about. this time, it's standalone in the contemporary and historical genre that are releasing in the first half of 2021. the contemporary (romance) genre is one of my favorite books to read whenever i'm feel like… Continue reading 2021 contemporary + some historical standalone (jan-jun) | on my radar #3

when the moon was ours – anna-marie mclemore | review

When the Moon was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore StandalonePublished October 4th 2016 by Thomas Dunne BooksAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Magical Realism, Lgbtqia+, RomanceRep: trans MC, POC (Latinx, Pakistani) Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: To everyone who knows them, best friends Miel and Sam are as strange as they are inseparable. Roses grow out of Miel’s wrist, and… Continue reading when the moon was ours – anna-marie mclemore | review

a heart so fierce and broken – brigid kemmerer | review

A Heart so Fierce and Broken by Brigid Kemmerer Series: Cursebreakers #2Published January 7th 2020 by Bloomsbury YAAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Romance, Retellings Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: Find the heir, win the crown. The curse is finally broken, but Prince Rhen of Emberfall faces darker troubles still. Rumors circulate that he is not the true heir… Continue reading a heart so fierce and broken – brigid kemmerer | review

percy jackson/heroes of olympus edition | book tag

first book tag of the new year is dedicated to PERCY JACKSON/HEROES OF OLYMPUS. one of my mission is to finish reading ALL of rick riordan's mythological series from percy jackson and the olympians to the trials of apollo. i'm still left with the three magnus chase and the gods of asgard books, the last… Continue reading percy jackson/heroes of olympus edition | book tag

new year, more books | january tbr

HAPPY NEW YEAR, FRIENDS! with the brand new year, i'm hoping for a happier and more cheerful year. instead of the horrid that the world had experienced in the past year, may 2021 be better and brighter. as i'm predicting 2021 to be a busier year, i'm unsure how well reading this year is going… Continue reading new year, more books | january tbr

90 books in the last two months to end the year | wrap up

welcome to the last wrap up of the year! though 2020 was a horrible year that dashed all my dreams of travelling and having fun, i still had a pretty good reading year. in the first time of my entire life, i read more than 400 books within 12 months. it's insane!! many factors provided… Continue reading 90 books in the last two months to end the year | wrap up

2021 new series (jan-jun) | on my radar #2 & blogmas day 8

i'm continuing with my streak of shouting out 2021 releases as i did with sequels of series and fantasy standalone. i know, how original is my content, am i right? ha. anyway, this post will be about new series coming out in 2021, from january to june, that i'm HYPED for because all of them… Continue reading 2021 new series (jan-jun) | on my radar #2 & blogmas day 8

5 backlisted series i’ll read in the new year | series to start #1 & blogmas day 7

in 2020, one of my goal is to read as many backlisted books as i could. out of all the 400+ books i've read this year, over 300 were released before 2020. personally, i'm pretty proud that i actually read this many backlisted books (or even this many books in the first place 👀). this… Continue reading 5 backlisted series i’ll read in the new year | series to start #1 & blogmas day 7