I've been seeking both comfort, and heartbreak in fiction for as long as I can remember, which is why, today I wanted to take the time out to scream about all my recent favourite reads. If I included all the books that I've loved, the list would be endless. After creating my blog, my reading's… Continue reading Discussion Post: My Top 12 Favourite Young Adult Books, and What They Mean to Me
Through a research survey conducted by Marshall University, it was found that most YA literature was written for an audience of white, middle-class teens. Which is also the reason most people turn to Fantasy for escapism rather than relatability. No, teens don't relate to fighting vampires, but they do relate to seeing themselves, and their… Continue reading Discussion Post: Talking About Diversity, Inclusivity, and Representation in YA Fantasy + 13 Diverse Recommendations!
Songs, much like books, are mediums we use to escape our thoughts and get lost in the lyrics. We use music to leave our problems and enter new worlds, sometimes, we just use it as a means of entertainment. That’s also exactly why we read books. That’s why making sure you’re listening to the right… Continue reading Music to Listen to While Reading