5 Book Recommendation for each Hogwarts House #1

Hello!

So, I thought it would be very fun to recommend a few books for each Hogwarts house today! I myself belong to Ravenclaw, so it was a mental exercise not to put all my favorite books in that house. I had many ideas for each house, so I will do 5 recommendations today and 5 more another time, so this post is not super long!

Write in the comment section what is your house and which books you recommend for it!

Blog Divider

GryffindorGryffindor

You might belong in Gryffindor,
Where dwell the brave at heart,
Their daring, nerve, and chivalry
Set Gryffindors apart

Fantasy

Continue reading

Advertisements

How Well Does Goodreads Know Me?

Hi readers!

So I saw this very fun meme at Fuzzy Bookworm, and I decided to do it too! The idea is to get 5 books that Goodreads recommends to me and then deciding if I will add them to my TBR or not! As a small twist to the meme, I will give Goodreads a grade from 1-5 of how good the recommendation was!

Goodreads says: Because you are currently reading Crazy Rich Asians (Crazy Rich Asians #1):

8709527

Bloodlines by Richelle Mead

Hummmm… I am not quite excited for another Richelle Mead book. I didn’t love Vampire Academy, and this seems to be in the same universe, so I will pass on it… (also, what is the connection to Crazy Rich Asians?)

Grade: 2 Continue reading

The Sunshine Blogger Award

Hello readers!

Sam @ Spines in a Line nominated me for this award literally 6 months ago (I’m so on schedule), thank you Sam!! I’m finally answering it! This is such a sweet award, and since it’s April and Summer is approaching, I thought it was a nice time to answer this!

Rules:

  • Thank your nominator and link back to their blog
  • Answer the 11 questions they asked you
  • Tag 11 more bloggers and come up with 11 new questions to ask them!
  • List the rules and show the award

sunshine blogger

Continue reading

What’s In My Bookshelf Tag

You guys!!

I created a tag! (Applauses) If you remember, this was one of the things I wanted to do this year on my New Year resolutions, and I am pretty happy with this one. I hope you guys enjoy it, it ended up a bit long but I think it’s fun to answer and rather quick!

tag

Rules:

  • Link back to me so I can see everyone’s answers! (Naty’s Bookshelf)
  • Also link back to the person who tagged you!
  • Name one book for each category; try not to repeat books to make this more fun!
  • Tag at least 5 people

Blog Divider

A Library Book

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel! I really enjoyed that book and even more its follow-up, Bring Up the Bodies. It’s for sure the book that got me into historical fiction!

A Book You Got As a Gift

I recently got Kindred by Octavia Butler from my boyfriend! I’m so excited to read it! Continue reading

#notall Book Tag

notall-book-tag

I got tagged by Katie at Never Not Reading for this really fun tag!! Read her post, it’s very entertaining! It’s the first tag I’m doing this year so I’m glad it’s a cool one that makes you think and break your stereotypes a little. 🙂

#notall Cover Changes – A cover change you liked

I read See What I Have Done last year as an eARC, which had this bird cover at the time. While eerie and simple, I very much liked the final cover with the pear a lot more! It’s still simple, but much more eerie and I also think it’s more relevant to the story!

3250863730114212 Continue reading

My life in Books (It’s My Birthday!)

Hello bookworms!

It’s my birthdaaaay! Yayy!

And because I’m travelling right now and going to watch Star Wars VIII and eat lots of cake while contemplating my mortality, I decided it would be fun to do this tag! Because I’m a strong, independent woman I tagged myself (also it’s my birthday), and thought it would be fun doing a tag that is both more personal and bookish (like me!! The Birthday Girl!!)

1. Find a book for each of your initials

Nevernight, by Jay Kristoff

A Court of Mist and Fury, by Sarah J. Maas

To The Lighthouse, by Virginia Woolf

Adulthood is a Myth, Sarah’s Scribbles

Leia, Princess of Alderaan

Inside Out And Back Again, Thanhha Lai

Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

 

Guess who only realized “Initials” and “Name” aren’t the same word only after answering this. Oh, well! Continue reading

The Playlist Shuffle Tag

 

I’ve been seeing this tag around and it’s so fun to read people’s answers, so I was pretty excited when Birdie @ Birdie Bookworm tagged me! Her lists is so fun, I was such a big fan of Jewel and Michelle Branch as a teen, her playlist made me add a few more songs to my own 🙂

Sooo, I’ll start saying that my playlist has A LOT of stuff I listened through various phases of my life… from my 2000s Pop phase, going through my Classic Rock phase, all the way to my Depressive Songs Are Everything phase… you’ll see.

Rules

  • Put your music on shuffle and list the first 15 songs to play (no cheating).
  • Tag 10 others to do it as well.

My Playlist

Most Girls – Hailee Steinfield

This is a new addition, and it’s such a fun, positive song I was very surprised when I heard it last year… (or this year?) and it immediately made it to my playlist! Continue reading

One Lovely Blog Award

Hello bookworms!

The amazing Alex from Coffee Loving Bookoholic and the great Anatomy of a Book Thief have tagged me for this very cute award! I had totally forgotten I’d be nominated for this two months ago (sorryyy), but I’m answering now. Better late than never? Both bloggers are so wonderful, check their blogs out and you’ll love them too ❤ Thank you both so much for the tag, I’m quite happy to have received the nomination ❤ ❤ (so much love in this post!! <3)

onelovelyblogaward

Rules:

  • Thank the person who nominated you
  • Share 7 facts about yourself
  • Nominate 15 bloggers and inform them of the nomination

Continue reading

The Unique Blogger Award

Hello Bookworms!

It’s a grey, cold November afternoon here, so to cheer things up, let’s celebrate this lovely award and spread love to unique bloggers. Thank you so much Lauren from Comma Hangover for nominating me, I was very excited to receive this! Do check out her blog, Lauren is such a sweet person and her reviewing style is clear, critical and perfect if you’re in doubt whether to read a book or not.

Unique Blogger Award

The Rules

  1. Share the link of the blogger who has shown love to you by nominating you.
  2. Answer the questions.
  3. In the spirit of sharing love and solidarity with our blogging family, nominate 8-13 people for the same award.
  4. Ask them three questions.

Continue reading

Falltime Cozy Time Book Tag

Hello bookworms!

Alex @ Coffee Loving Bookoholic has tagged me on this very nice and cozy tag, and I for once didn’t take 3 months to answer a tag! *cheers, ignoring the 15 tags awaiting on my WordPress drafts* If you don’t know Alex, she’s one of the sweetest, most positive and funniest people ever! Thanks for much for the tag, Alex!!

The original tag was created by Sam, you can see her channel here!

1) Crunching leaves: the world is full of color – choose a book that has reds/oranges/yellows on the cover

A Court of Thorns and Roses Sarah J Maas

A Court of Thorns and Roses has a lovely Fall-looking cover! I love this cover the most out of the whole trilogy – so dark and mysterious and gorgeous! Continue reading