2019, the year in books

So… it’s almost 2020. I know. I can’t believe it, either. 2019 has been a year full of ups and down and, thankfully, it has been quite an incredible year, reading wise. I look at how my shelves have grown, I look at all the incredible books I’ve discovered and I feel blessed and happy […]

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The Smashing & Dashing YA Characters Awards – 2019 edition

Hi friends! The end of the year is getting closer and closer and…. well, we thought we’d spend some time talking about all the books we’ve been reading and characters we’ve been loving in these past 12 months. If there is something that stays with us, just as much as the stories we read, it’s […]

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11 most anticipated YA reads for 2020 : fantasy, science-fiction, magical realism

Hi friends! I’m back again today to talk about some of my most anticipated releases for the upcoming year, yay! I shared my most anticipated list of young adult contemporary books releasing in 2020 last week and, today, I’m ready to share with you all my anticipated reads in other genres : fantasy, science-fiction, magical […]

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Reading or rushing? How to better pace yourself with all the books

Every time a year ends, I look at my Goodreads challenge, the only reading challenge I’m actually participating in every year actively, and check out the number of books I’ve read this year. As I’m writing this, I read 72 books so far in 2019. Part of me is hoping to reach 75 at least, […]

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28 most anticipated YA contemporary reads for 2020

I love that time of the year. Okay, to be completely honest with you, I actually hate that time of the year, with that very exception right here below and for the upcoming months: It’s time for all the most anticipated and best lists! These kind of blog posts are some of my favorite to […]

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