2019 TBR // Mid-year update!

Hey! How are you today? I hope you’re good! In this post I want to show you my progress on my 2019 ‘to be read’-list. Let’s start! Continue reading

How well do I know my books?

I should be writing my May wrap-up, but when I came across this challenge on Booksandlala’s channel, I knew I had to do it! It’s a really fun video! So, today I’ll be answering questions about my books. How well do I really know them? At the moment, my collection consists of 86 novels. I’ll be using a random number generator to pick between them and then count along my shelves. Let’s do this! Continue reading

If I could only keep 30 books…

Hey, how are you? I hope you’re having a great day. If you follow the book community a bit, you might have noticed the controversy around Marie Kondo a while back. I believe she said in her new Netflix show ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’ that people should reflect on the books they own and only keep those that spark joy. If a hundred spark joy, then keep a hundred. If it’s two, then keep two. You get the gist. I think it’s a lovely idea. I also try to be selective of the books I have in my collection. She also said that for her personally 30 books was the right amount to keep. That’s where the controversy started as some people thought she meant everyone should get rid of all their books but thirty. Anyway, this post isn’t about the controversy. However, that number of thirty books got me thinking; what if I only kept thirty books? Continue reading