Caraval by Stephanie Garber – Book Review!

Caraval has taken me a while to pick up. I got it in May and only ever got round to reading it in July because I saw it as a high fantasy novel and I was in a more contemporary mood. I wasn’t ready to have to adapt to a whole new world with who knows what type of magic.… Read more →

Everything, Everything – Movie Review!

Firstly, I’d like to say a special thanks to Penguin Books SA for giving me the opportunity to go and see Everything, Everything the movie! If you haven’t seen the trailer, here it is (take note of how freaking amazing it sounds!): I stepped out of that cinema, after watching nearly 2 hours of Amandla Stenberg (Maddie) and Nick Robinson… Read more →

Cape Town Book Sale – What To Expect!

What’s better than cheap books? That’s right. Absolutely nothing. So when I came back from the Cape Town Book Sale today with 5 books for the price I usually pay for 1 at a retail book store, I was ecstatic! If you guys don’t know what the Cape Town Book Sale is, I’m going to give y’all a run through… Read more →

Why Blogging and School DO NOT Mix Well!

If you need any proof that school and blogging aren’t the best of friends, just check out the gaps between blog posts. Heck! Check out the gaps between my Instagram posts! Don’t check out the gaps between my tweets. It’s always been like that. When I made this website, I posted whenever I felt like it. It wasn’t serious at… Read more →

Top 10 Most Beautiful Book Covers #2

It’s that time again! Time for me to look at my bookshelf and sigh in complete awe as I admire the beautiful art that are book covers. However, there can only be 10. There were 10 before (a link to previous book cover countdown!) and there are 10 now. In order of 1 being the most spectacular, let us name… Read more →

The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicola Yoon – Book Review!

The Sun Is Also A Star is a fan-freaking-tastic novel by the author of best-selling Everything, Everything, Nicola Yoon. TSIAAS (because long titles give me headaches) tells the story of a dreamer and a realist who collide in New York City. It’s set over the time period of one day, but the things that happen between them affect the rest… Read more →

The Okay So Booksically Tag!

I’m super excited to announce that I’ll be doing the Okay So Booksically tag, created by a fellow South African BookTuber! His original video explains how everything works and I’ll just be answering the questions he set out, which I must say are very original and exciting! This is my first tag (*collective unsurprised gasp*) so excuse me if I… Read more →

The One Memory Of Flora Banks by Emily Barr – Book Review!

I’d like to thank Penguin Random House for providing me with this great read! The One Memory Of Flora Banks is bound to be the most intriguing and mysterious book you’ll read this year. Our main character is Flora Banks, a 17-year-old girl with anterograde amnesia, which means her memory resets several times a day making her forget everything that… Read more →

Book Blogger and Bookstagrammer CT Meet-Up!

Do you live in Cape Town, South Africa? Are you a Book Blogger, BookTuber or Bookstagrammer? Then this is the event for you! Me, a few other CT bookstagrammers and The Book Lounge have organized a fantastic meet up for Book Bloggers, BookTubers and Bookstagrammers. There’s nothing better than chatting with people about things you really love: Books, books and… Read more →

10 Valentines Day Themed Book Quotes!

Valentines day is approaching quickly and before we know it, it’ll be staring right at us with all its red hearts and glory. Now, no matter if you’re single or taken, one of the things that is bound to make us readers go weak at the knees is bookish relationships. There’s nothing better than reading about your favourite couple being… Read more →