Confessions of a Bookaholic

Who knows the feeling that even though you have tons of books on your TBR pile, you haven’t got enough books yet and there’s always some new upcoming releases you’re mad excited about? Yeah… I gave in to that feeling yesterday and pre-ordered two books I’ve been dying to read ever since I heard about them. The first book being The Elite by Kiera Cass. My friend gave me The Selection for my Birthday in September and boy didn’t I finish that book real quick. I’ve been patiently waiting for the sequel ever since, though I have to say that now that the moment is finally here I can’t wait to have that book in my hands, smell the brand new book smell and read…

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Delirium by Lauren Oliver | Book Review

To tell you the truth I have been pondering over what to write in this review. I loved it, that much I do know, but I don’t know how to tell you my feelings about this book. Cause the truth was, I was totally overwhelmed. I didn’t really expect to like this book, so imagine my surprise when I didn’t just like it, but when I placed on my list of favourite books. Lauren Oliver’s writing in this book is truly incredible. I found myself totally swept into  the story, the writing is very good and descriptive. You are included in the transformation Lena undergoes throughout the novel and I love how she matured. The twists in the plot are really good at well. I…

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Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi | Book review

This is one of the books that I heard literally everybody talk about. Everybody write about and rave about, and to tell you the truth I wasn’t really interested. Is that really weird? It wasn’t until during #TeaTime when everybody was discussing Unravel Me, the sequel to Shatter Me, that I became intrigued. It was around the time that you could read the book for free online and after the first few chapters I purchased the book myself. I liked it, I loved Tareheh Mafi’s writing style and most of all I wanted to hold the book in my hands while reading it, free to mark the pages with colored post its that had my notes on it. When the book finally arrived at my home,…

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Quote of the week

“A great book should leave you with many experiences, and slightly exhausted at the end. You live several lives while reading.” ―     William Styron

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