Search

Rubysbooksblog

Top 5 | Road Trip Reads

Sometimes I feel the need to turn Instagram prompts into blog posts - this time it's day 18 of #allthebooksjune19, road trip reads. For me this could mean one of two things: more likely, books to take on a road... Continue Reading →

Advertisements

Mid Year Freak Out Tag | 2019

I saw this tag recently on Books and Co and I was reminded that I wanted to do this! I've had an amazing reading year so far: I've read 54 books. I originally set my goal at 50, which I've... Continue Reading →

If Not, Winter by Sappho | Review

From poet and classicist Anne Carson comes this translation of the work of Sappho, together with the original Greek. Carson presents all the extant fragments of Sappho's verse, employing brackets and white space to denote missing text - allowing the... Continue Reading →

The Girl in Red by Christina Henry | Review

It's not safe for anyone alone in the woods. There are predators that come out at night: critters and coyotes, snakes and wolves. But the woman in the red jacket has no choice. Not since the Crisis came, decimated the... Continue Reading →

Pride Month TBR | 2019

Happy Pride Month everyone! This month I'm going to be adding a few LGBT+ books to my TBR and I hope to read as many as I can! As I said in my general June TBR, I do have exams... Continue Reading →

June TBR | 2019

I can't believe we're halfway through 2019! This year has gone so quickly already - it'll be December again before we know it. My reading month in May was very closely linked to my exams, but it won't be the... Continue Reading →

May Wrap Up | 2019

It's the end of the month, so it's time for my wrap up! I only had 3 plays on my TBR this month as revision for my exams, which started mid May. I was pleasantly surprised that I managed to... Continue Reading →

Top 10 | Books I Want To Read This Summer

I decided to make this definitive list to give myself a record and a rough goal of what I want to read this summer. I'm going off to university in America in August so I'm going to have to leave... Continue Reading →

Top 10 | Books That Have Made Me Cry

To me it feels like there's a spectrum when it comes to being emotional while reading. Some people could from any emotion - for example, being angry - and some people never cry while reading. I'd say I'm somewhere in... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑