Winter Biannual Bibliothon 2017

I ended up ticking just one item off the list,  ‘read a book you were really excited for but never picked up‘ – in my case BITCHfest: Ten Years of Cultural Criticism from the Pages of Bitch Magazine by Lisa Jervis and Andi Zeisler. However I also managed to read George Orwell’s Books v. Cigarettes essay from 1946. To…

Biannual Bibliothon

While I did start this one a tad late, I am consciously reading my days away. I will not be doing any of the video challenges because in the state of imponderable chaos I find myself in, the last thing I am able to do is sit down and start vlogging. So I picked my…

Bout of Books 18 wrap-up

As this is the first read-a-thon of the year, my first challenge was to manage to squeeze time for it, because I have to adjust the new read-a-thons schedules to my regular ones. As this month I am home from Uni, I am enjoying the people around me and reading during late evenings when everyone…

Hello again, world!

A new year, a new hope. Yes, I decided to jump-start the blog again! Since I am vertiginously approaching a quarter-life crisis, this year I’ve decided to focus on my reading baggage. I’m starting with the 18th Bout of Books Read-a-thon, and following suit with a number of others. Having set my Goodreads reading challenge…

First: the High Summer Read-a-Thon!

Since it starts today, I thought it’d be a great start for this blog. I am halfway through two books and starting with a comic book tonight in order to christen the midnight opening hour. Will update with more info as soon as I am out of the zombie-fatigue state. Keep you posted (see what…

Hello, reader

Said the author….of this blog. I missed having a blog and since my summer is dedicated to reading, I thought I’d hit as many read-a-thons as possible. So I am starting a new one today, hoping to update as soon as possible. Some context for you: I am in the book business. I am a…