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Book buying, consumerism & being judged: A RANT

Book buying, consumerism & being judged: A RANT

Lately, I’ve seen a few tweets and comments from others criticising booktubers and bookstagrammers for being too consumerist and buying way too many books and bookish merchandise. Large book hauls and the towering TBR are not new concepts in the book community – however, many within the book community may feel the pressure to constantly […]

October 2, 2020 | 6 Comments
Why I Stopped Requesting ARCs

Why I Stopped Requesting ARCs

If you’ve been part of the online book community for any amount of time, you’ve no doubt heard about ARCs. These early review copies, provided by publishers for free, can be highly coveted and are pretty vital for getting reviews out and building buzz for a book around its release date (unless you’re already a […]

August 17, 2020 | 26 Comments
Jenna’s April-June Favourite Things

Jenna’s April-June Favourite Things

I did a January-March favourites post earlier in the year, and it doesn’t really feel like 3 months has passed since then but it has. We’re now in a new financial year (I lodged my tax return yesterday – one of my favourite things to do because I get some money back hehe) and we’re […]

July 9, 2020 | 4 Comments
By Jenna
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