Cliche phrases in blurbs that make me avoid the book

We all have our likes and dislikes in books, be it themes, settings, or tropes. Recently, I've caught myself rolling my eyes at cliche phrases that appear in a lot of blurbs for mystery thriller books. I never, ever pick these books up because I find the synopses infuriating! Here are a few examples of … Continue reading Cliche phrases in blurbs that make me avoid the book

My favourite books of 2018 so far

OK, so I know we're a little further than halfway through the year now, but I think it's still OK for me to do this post, right? Plus, Krystin kind of tagged me in the official "Mid Year Freak Out Tag" so it's just like I'm doing a cheat version of that. My reading year … Continue reading My favourite books of 2018 so far

A twist you won’t see coming…

Hello, hello! Today I'm bringing you a post highlighting my newest pet peeve when it comes to books... repetitive taglines! Specifically a book that claims to have "a twist you won't see coming". First of all, don't tell me that I won't see it coming, you arrogant books lol. Secondly, don't tell me there is … Continue reading A twist you won’t see coming…