LIFE UPDATE: I STILL EXIST

I’M ALIVE. Here’s some photographic evidence of my existence. There’s more of that over on my instagram – @palegoldpages. Okay, so I may have momentarily fallen off the grid there, but I’m back and I’m not making any promises that […]

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REVIEW: EVERLESS BY SARA HOLLAND

This novel was sent to me by Pan Macmillan SA Kids in exchange for a fair and honest review. Disclaimer: this review contains some pretty big spoilers. When I first found out about this novel, my soul absolutely burst with […]

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LOVE AND ROMANCE IN YOUNG ADULT FICTION

Happy Valentine’s Day, bibliophiles! I’ve been considering writing a post about YA power couples, the best-written romances in YA or something along those lines in honour of the month of love, but I figured it would be more honest and […]

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REVIEW: MORE THAN THIS BY PATRICK NESS

A boy drowns, desperate and alone in his final moments. He dies. Then he wakes, naked and bruised and thirsty, but alive. How can this be? And what is this strange deserted place? As he struggles to understand what is […]

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My Must Read Books for 2018

I know that I’m a tad late and we’re already knee-deep in January, but Happy freaking New Year everyone! If you’ve read any of my posts before, you may notice that the blog has a new name and a new […]

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Top Five Reads of 2017

Holy smokes, I cannot believe 2017 is finally drawing to a close. This year has been a record for me with reading, and although it hasn’t been the best year in certain other aspects, I truly rediscovered my love of […]

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REVIEW: ELIZA AND HER MONSTERS

Hey guys! Due to goodness-knows-what force in the universe, I am apparently writing book reviews now. I apologise in advance. Jokes aside, I’ve been wanting to start doing this for quite a while and though I’m constantly reading books I […]

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Five Things “Moving Out” Taught Me

Aaaand look who fell off the bus once again. For almost the whole of 2017. It’s me. Obviously. I do want to blog, honestly, I just somehow never prioritise it with everything else going on in my life (work, school; […]

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Things to Admit (to Myself)

First things first: this is real life bro. You knew the days of lying around, not giving a damn about anything couldn’t last forever. You’ve got to work to live and you’ve got to work to achieve anything – and […]

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