Recommend Me a Book That: Teaches Valuable Lessons About Life

Though I have been slacking incredibly on my nonfiction reading goals for the year, the ones I have managed to complete have really influenced the way I view the world. And by the new design of the #RecommendMeaBook thumbnails, you know we're talking about The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell. Recommend Me a Book That:…

Discussion: What Counts as a “Spoiler” in Book Reviews?

Though the bookish community has been a lot better about traversing the thin line between spoilers and non-spoilers, it still happens on occasion. I've read/watched reviews multiple times in the past that have contained huge pieces of the book's plot, but was not marked as a spoiler. It got me thinking: what counts as a…

Recommend Me a Book That's: A Glorious Memoir

Hey all! Welcome back to the Recommend Me a Book series! Y'know, I meant for these posts to become very regular because they're essentially mini book reviews for books I absolutely loved, but after the last one in early June, I totally forgot I had this series going! I know, bad blogger alert. Anyway, today…

Recommend Me a Book That's: Thought-Provoking

Hey all! Time for another book recommendation! So there's probably two somewhat different understandings of the word "thought-provoking." There's thought-provoking as in "wow, that's interesting. Very informative," right? But then there's also thought-provoking as in "wow, this taught me something about the way I look at life," kind of thought-provoking. Because I'm the introspective uwu…

New Series | Recommend Me a Book That's: _____ (Uplifting!)

Today I think I have found the answer to a problem that I've had practically since beginning this blog and really laying the foundations of how I write book reviews. The problem is something that every bibliophile can probably relate to: too many books, not enough time. I love writing book reviews, don't get me…