[A gif that perfectly illustrates my relationship with the said shelf …]
“Cats don’t have names,” it said.
“No?” said Coraline.
“No,” said the cat. “Now you people have names. That’s because you don’t know who you are. We know who we are, so we don’t need names.”
― Neil Gaiman, Coraline
You know my name but not my to be read shelf… so I’d like you guys to be acquainted with my ever growing TBR. I usually feed it once in a blue moon but in large quantities. It’s wrecking havoc in my priorities and a fearsome entity, thus I fondly call it my monster TBR or mons-TBR for short.
So for this tag, what you’re suppose to do is take your name and find a book from your TBR that starts with each letter of your name (in my case it’s two books per letter). I decided to do both my username and the title for my book blog.
See full post at: My Name in TBR Books Tag — My Monster & Me
Ha! I totally did not plan for that title by the way. It came to me naturally… I was inspired.
“No matter what I say or do, I’m still me. The things I feel, the things I do, being a vampire, being a man … when all those things come together they make up “me.” But I’m none of these things taken separately.”
Continue reading “Midnight Secretary by Ohmi Tomu: Of Midnight Cravings”
The Young Lady’s Chauffeur by Ishihara Keiko
“We are closest to each other as if it’s second nature. He’s the person I’ve called out to the most. I’ve never had to give a name to our relationship.”
Continue reading “Ojousama no Untenshu by Ishihara Keiko — A Tug At My Maiden Heart”
Back at it again with the award tags!
Just to be clear, “Hobi” is a nickname for the sunshine member of BTS.
Continue reading “I Attempted To Be A SUNSHINE Like Hobi”
See that little star on the bottom right side corner of posts in your feed? It could be more than a like and it signifies more for some..
That comment prompt at the bottom of each published post? It could just be a casual request but could also be a plea..
Continue reading “Wonders of WordPress: Likes, Comments and Supportive Bloggers”
“Because in the end we’re all just a bunch of weirdos standing in front of other weirdos, asking for their username.”
Continue reading “Geekerella by Ashley Poston: We’re All Part of a Fandom”
“It’s bad to be a dragon.”
“Says who? Nothing wrong with a little bit of viciousness. Would you rather be a dove or a dragon?”
Continue reading “The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi: A Magical World”
“Crows remember human faces. They remember the people who feed them, who are kind to them. And the people who wrong them too. They don’t forget. They tell each other who to look after and who to watch out for.”
Continue reading “Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo: A Murder of Crows”
“I love quotations because it is a joy to find thoughts one might have, beautifully expressed with much authority by someone recognized wiser than oneself.”
― Marlene Dietrich
Continue reading “For the Love of Books and Quotes: The Quote Hoarder”
A challenge to summarize the book in one sentence, and also to poke fun at it. Think of it as a one-liner roast.
— The Awkward Book Blogger
Continue reading “One-Liner Challenge: Book and Manga Edition”
“It is very important to understand why those annoying people annoy you and then figure out where that fits into your world.”
― Auliq Ice
Continue reading “Bookish Pet Peeves: Be Warned, or find a book hurled at you!”
My first buddy read! A bookworm achievement unlocked thanks to story_girl inviting me to read this with her.
“Calbernans didn’t fear a woman’s strength. They celebrated it. Admired it. Wed it, if they were lucky enough.”
Continue reading “The Sea King by C.L. Wilson”
“A gambler, a convict, a wayward son, a lost Grisha, a Suli girl who had become a killer, a boy from the Barrel who had become something worse.”
Continue reading “Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo: “No mourners, no funerals.””
I soared through the skies with Kadara, explored the libraries of the Tower, and slapped Chaol in the face. Kidding! … Or am I?
“She would have an adventure. For herself. This one time.
She would see her homeland, and smell it and breathe it in.
See it from high above, see it racing as fast as the wind.
She owed herself that much.”
Continue reading “Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas”
award tag! Be warned. This is not the first nor probably the last. Continue reading “I do love being Mysteriously Versatile!”
“Some people still say that Warcross is just a stupid game. Others say it’s a revolution. But for me and millions of others, it’s the only foolproof way to forget our troubles.”
Continue reading “Warcross by Marie Lu: Life is a Game, so is ‘Warcross’”