Review: Atonement, Ian McEwan

Title: Atonement Author: Ian McEwan Finished reading: January 16th, 2016 Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️ What I thought about it: Briony is little girl with a very fertile imagination. One day, she witnesses a strange scene between her sister and the son of one of the family's servants. This triggers a series of events that will change all of... Continue Reading →

Who Are You, 2016?

I won't pressure you, dear 2016. No lengthy list of unachievable things. No miracles needed. No prayers sent to an almighty God about life-changing events (although I wouldn't mind coming across the right numbers for the lottery...). After all, what the year is made of is mostly up to me and how I look at things.... Continue Reading →

Working Girl

I love being busy. I am not the type of girl hanging around the house all day wondering what to do with her time. That's why I am happy to have a job. Well, two. No, really, it is a great thing. Money doesn't grow on trees and those books don't come for free. Also,... Continue Reading →

This Week In Books (Jan13th 2016)

I came across Lipsyy Lost & Found 's This Week In Books weekly post and thought it was a great idea to keep track of what is in my bag every week. CURRENTLY READING: Atonement, Ian McEwan. I am tremendously enjoying this one, which is a relief after two disappointing books. THEN: I finished Les... Continue Reading →

2016 Book Goals

I can't recall when I stopped being the nerd girl who always carried a book with her. Growing up, I would always choose the company of all those amazing characters  over my fellow human beings. Then university and work happened and I lost control of my schedule, and my life basically. But there are no... Continue Reading →

Blog at

Up ↑