Contemporary-a-thon Wrap-Up!

Hey! Today I’m going to wrap up my Contemporary-a-thon. I’m really happy with what I accomplished! I finished  four books, started a fifth and completed all the challenges! If you’re interested, you can find my TBR here! Continue reading

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My (bookish) bullet journal! // mostly collections and trackers

Hey everyone! A little while ago I got my very first bullet journal and I’ve been loving it! I don’t use it as a planning tool, but more as somewhere where I can keep track of things! I’ll get right into it, so you can see what I mean! This is going to be a flip through of everything I’ve done so far.

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Room by Emma Donoghue // A lot was done right, but I didn’t enjoy it at all

Hey everyone! Today I’m reviewing Room by Emma Donoghue. My thoughts on this book are quite complicated. To sum it up, I think a lot was done right, but I didn’t enjoy reading it at all.

7937843Goodreads blurb:

To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it’s where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep when Old Nick visits.

Room is home to Jack, but to Ma, it is the prison where Old Nick has held her captive for seven years. Through determination, ingenuity, and fierce motherly love, Ma has created a life for Jack. But she knows it’s not enough…not for her or for him. She devises a bold escape plan, one that relies on her young son’s bravery and a lot of luck. What she does not realize is just how unprepared she is for the plan to actually work.

There will be some spoilers in this post.



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