Tag: books

All About #BannedBooks: Why Are Books Banned? Should They Be Banned?

All About Banned Books

It is #BannedBooksWeek, also known as the week where every literary enthusiast comes to arms about the fact that certain books are banned for what some might consider ridiculous reasons, all across the world. Today, though, I wanted to talk about the topic, specifically in highlighting the main reasons books are banned, and consider if …

Backlist Books by Genre: Crime & Mystery

Hello everyone! When I was younger, in my pre-Wordpress days, I read whatever book I found at the library that sounded interesting. But after I got more involved in the online book community, I’ve gotten swept up in all the new books coming out that, for a while, that was all I read. Lately, though, …

#TonyAwards: Recaps, Reactions & Recommendations (Oh My!) – Guest Post

We texted each other during the entirety of the Tony’s (and to be honest, for a few hours every day about our theatrical obsessions with text-based analyses). To share our mutual nerdiness with all of you, we have compiled a recap of the performances of musicals and presentations of playwrights you might have seen (or …

Ultimate Survival Guide to Book Conventions & Festivals

Hello everyone! This week is one of the biggest weeks for bookish people as people from around the world flock to Blogbound, Book Expo, and, Book Con. Whether you have been to one, two or all of the conventions, the experience can be a doozy, to say the least. Over the years, it’s common for …

We Hunt The Flame by Hafsah Faizal – Blog Tour

*this post includes affiliate links I have with Amazon* Hello everyone!! Today I am part of the blog tour for We Hunt The Flame* by Hafsah Faizal, which just came out today! Now, being Arab, this book means so much to me, more than I could ever put into words. Something else that means a …