Our 2020 Reading Rush TBR

This is the year we are going to join the Reading Rush! We know that we probably won’t be able to read all our picks but fingers crossed!

This is the year we are going to join the Reading Rush! We know that we probably won’t be able to read all our picks but fingers crossed!

Here are the prompts:

1/ Read a book with a cover that matches the colour of your birth stone.
2/ Read a book that starts with the word “The”.
3/ Read a book that inspired a movie you’ve already seen.
4/ Read the first book you touch.
5/ Read a book completely outside of your house.
6/ Read a book in a genre that you’ve always wanted to read more of.
7/ Read a book that takes place on a different continent than where you live.

Alia’s Picks

  1. Salt: A World History by Mark Kurlansky
  2. The Red House Mystery by A. A. Milne
  3. A Series of Unfortunate Events – The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket
  4. Anne Frank’s Diary: The Graphic Adaptation by Ari Folman
  5. I’m Afraid of Men by Vivek Shraya
  6. A Quick and Easy Guide to Queer and Trans Identities by Madi G.
  7. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi

Julia’s Picks

  1. Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
  2. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
  3. High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
  4. Snapshot by Brandon Sanderson
  5. Thief of Thieves by Robert Kirkman
  6. The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath / Romanov by Nadine Brandes
  7. Romanov by Nadine Brandes

What do you plan on reading this week?

Beartown | Book Review

By Alia Khan

Hello Readers! This week I finished reading Beartown by Fredrik Backman and I don’t even know how to begin describing how much I liked this book. It’s definitely one of my favourite reads of this year. I 100% spent the last quarter of the book crying because this book just kept hitting me in RIGHT in the feels. So, here’s the story: Continue reading “Beartown | Book Review”

Top Summer Reads

By Alia Khan

Summer passed by so quickly and I can’t believe it’s already back to school! I hope everyone had a memorable summer and got to read some great books. I didn’t read as much as I usually would this summer. I was pretty busy with two jobs and I also moved to a new apartment too. BUT I thought I’d share some of my favourite reads from the last few months – comment below if you’ve read any of these, or what your favourite book of the summer was! Continue reading “Top Summer Reads”