February 2021 Wrap Up

This is a late February Wrap Up! Throughout February I challenged myself to read some of the highest rated books on my TBR. I very nearly completed the books I said I wanted to read, with the exception of The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett (which I have since finished). February was a busy month, … Continue reading February 2021 Wrap Up

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett – Review

"'I still think about her,' Stella said. 'I didn't know I would still think about her like this-' 'Of course you do,' Loretta said. 'Losing a twin. Must be like losing half of yourself.'" The Vanishing Half is the story of four women: twins Desiree and Stella, and their daughters, Jude and Kennedy. Desiree and … Continue reading The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett – Review

Butcher by Natasha T. Miller – Review

"The ocean is not always a tsunami. The wind is not always a tornado. You are no less powerful in all your stillness." Thank you to NetGalley for the opportunity to read this in exchange for an honest review. Butcher is a highly vulnerable collection of poetry in which Natasha T Miller explores grief, identity, … Continue reading Butcher by Natasha T. Miller – Review

Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng – Review

"It came, over and over, down to this: What made someone a mother? Was it biology alone, or was it love?" Little Fires Everywhere is set against the backdrop of a local custody battle in which a couple who wish to adopt an Chinese-American baby are fighting for the right to become parents to her … Continue reading Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng – Review

I’m Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid – Review

โ€œ๐˜ž๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ข๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ฌ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ. ๐˜ž๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ข๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ธ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ฎ๐˜ฐ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ท๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ฆ ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ๐˜ด ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜บ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ. ๐˜Œ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ. ๐˜•๐˜ฐ๐˜ต ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜บ. ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ด ๐˜ธ๐˜ข๐˜ด ๐˜ฎ๐˜บ ๐˜ต๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ณ๐˜ช๐˜ง๐˜บ๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ, ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ง๐˜ถ๐˜ญ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ฑ๐˜ช๐˜ฑ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜บ. ๐˜ž๐˜ฆ ๐˜ซ๐˜ถ๐˜ด๐˜ต ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ญ๐˜ญ๐˜บ ๐˜ฌ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฐ๐˜ธ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฆ. ๐˜ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏโ€™๐˜ต. ๐˜•๐˜ฆ๐˜ช๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฐ ๐˜บ๐˜ฐ๐˜ถ. โฃโฃ๐˜๐˜ตโ€™๐˜ด ๐˜ข๐˜ฎ๐˜ข๐˜ป๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ต ๐˜ณ๐˜ฆ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ฑ๐˜ด ๐˜ค๐˜ข๐˜ฏ ๐˜ง๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต ๐˜ถ๐˜ฏ๐˜ฅ๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ค๐˜ฐ๐˜ฏ๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ณ๐˜ข๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜ต๐˜ด … Continue reading I’m Thinking of Ending Things by Iain Reid – Review

Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi – Review

Hidden in an alleyway somewhere in Tokyo is a cafe. In this cafe there is a particular seat that will transport you through time. There are a few rules to follow, but the most important is that you must return to the present before the coffee gets cold. โฃโฃโฃโฃI really enjoyed the idea of this … Continue reading Before the Coffee Gets Cold by Toshikazu Kawaguchi – Review

Reading the highest rated books on my TBR – February 2020 TBR

In February, I want to do a little reading experiment where I read some of the highest rated books on my owned TBR (physical or ebook). There were a couple of rules/exceptions I made for this: I could choose from any of the top twenty rated books on my owned TBRNon-fiction weren't includedI read in … Continue reading Reading the highest rated books on my TBR – February 2020 TBR