Babel (Or the Necessity of Violence: An Arcane History of the Oxford Translators’ Revolution) completely blew my mind away.
I read Babel a really long time ago, while I was knee deep in my dark academia phase, and it was utterly phenomenal. There’s no doubt that R.F. Kuang is a masterful storyteller, as clearly exhibited by The Poppy War trilogy ( which you should definitely read if you haven’t yet !!! ) but Babel took a completely different route than what I expected.
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Are we going to ignore the fact that it’s been more than 4 months since my blogiversary?
Yes. Yes we are.
Continue reading “one year blogiversary q&a || i’m extremely late but oh well” →
2022 is almost over. Isn’t that so insane?
I mean it feels like I was writing my “best and worst reads of 2021” just a few days ago?? BUT IT’S BEEN A WHOLE YEAR?
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*clears throat* As always, I find it a never-ending need to explain my absence from this blog, but rest assured this time I think I’m here to stay for good.
Continue reading “if we were villains by m.l. rio – book review || dark academia, shakespearean societies, and a new favorite.” →
I’m thinking about throwing any formal introduction to this post out of the window because hello??? IT’S BEEN A YEAR???
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I love seeing representation in books.
Now I don’t really talk a lot about my heritage on here, *cough* mainly because I’m not that connected with it *cough* , but I absolutely adore it when I see diverse representation in media. I do indeed have those Asian roots embedded in me (specifically Indian) and growing up I didn’t exactly see myself in the characters I read about.
Continue reading “Asian Book Recommendations 101 || a list of amazing and diverse reads you should check out!!!” →
I’ve decided to crawl out from the heaps of blankets and unfinished books I’m currently drowning in, as it is once again time for my monthly reviving of this abandoned blog
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why hello there again.
SO HI?! remember how I said something along the lines of posting regularly?? It’s turning out to be absolutely spectacular, isn’t it?? Anyways, I somehow got too caught up in the moment when summer actually felt like summer AND IT’S ALREADY JULY NOW?? HOW IS IT JULY PLEASE SND HELP?!?!?!!111!!/
Continue reading “Recent reads, reviews, movies, and mayhems #2 || a may and june wrap-up FEATURING BOOKS!” →
It has indeed been a while since I’ve done a tag, almost eight months to be exact??? BUT THIS IS A TAG I HAVE BEEN WAITING TO DO FOR THE LONGEST TIME.
We’re already halfway through 2022 which is INSANE to believe, and you know what’s even crazier?
SUHANI CREATED A BOOKSTAGRAM ACCOUNT!!
Continue reading “Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag || PLUS EXCITING NEWS!” →