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?

January #TBR

By Alia Khan

Happy New Years everyone! I hope you had an amazing 2018 and got to read some fantastic books. For me, it was kind of a hit and miss. There were definitely some great reads but some huge disappointments as well. Well, it’s a new year and I’m definitely off to a way better start! I just finished Tempests and Slaughter by Tamora Pierce, which I thoroughly enjoyed. While I was deciding what books to read this month, I thought I’d share with you my January TBR.

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December 8th-10th 2017

The LIAs share some interesting reads that you should know about. Take a read over the weekend.

  • New Book Alert: Andy Weir’s new novel Artemis just dropped and it’s on the top of our #TBR because honestly, an adventure in space? There’s nothing better!
  • God of Hammers: We recently saw Thor: Ragnarok (Alia saw it twice in one week) and it looks like just about everyone is loving it.
  • #trending: Speaking of Marvel, hel-lo Infinity Wars:

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