Review: A Psalm for the Wild-Built by Becky Chambers

It’s been centuries since the robots of Panga gained self-awareness and laid down their tools; centuries since they wandered, en masse, into the wilderness, never to be seen again; centuries since they faded into myth and urban legend. One day, the life of a tea monk is upended by the arrival of a robot, there […]

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All the Books I Read in December – Mini Reviews

We’re already over a week on our way into January, but in today’s video, I’m looking back on the books I read in December. One of them ended up being one of my favourites of the year! What was your favourite book of December?

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My Top 10 Favourite Books of 2021

In 2021, I managed to read 75 books, and I enjoyed the overwhelming majority of them. There were about 15 to 20 books that I ended up giving 5 stars, and out of those, I chose the ten books that were my absolute favourites of the year! In this video, I tell you all about […]

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10 Books I Want to Read in 2022

Happy New Year, everyone! One thing I love about the start of a new year is that it also means the start of a new reading year. There’s something very exciting about a fresh reading year to me – not in the least because of the fact that I can put together a new list […]

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10 Books I Want to Read in 2021 – Wrap-Up

At the beginning of every year, I make a list of ten books I want to read that year. There’s only one rule: all of the books on this list must be books I already own. I’ve been doing this since 2019, and it’s proved to be a great way to get myself to read […]

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All the Books I Read in November – Mini Reviews

This wrap-up is pretty late as we’re already over halfway through December, but the first few weeks of December were quite hectic, so I’ve only now gotten around to filming this video. I hope you’ll still enjoy it! I had a great reading month in November: I ended up reading six books and enjoyed all […]

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All the Books I Read in September – Mini Reviews

We’re already nearing the end of October, so this wrap-up is rather late, but it’s been a busy month so far! I had my birthday and I found a new job, which I’m starting in a few days. I’m going to be working in a bookstore again and I’m really looking forward to it. Isn’t […]

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Why I Was Disappointed by The Midnight Library

Nora’s life has been going from bad to worse. Then at the stroke of midnight on her last day on earth she finds herself transported to a library. There she is given the chance to undo her regrets and try out each of the other lives she might have lived. First published: 2020 The Midnight […]

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What I’ve Been Up To [8]: I Wrote a Novel!

Back in November 2017, I wrote one of these What I’ve Been Up To posts telling you all about the novel I was going to write. My plan was to outline it during NaNoWriMo that month and then to start writing it afterward. Here’s what I said: I’m feeling pretty good about it! The plan […]

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