Top 5 Unexpectedly Excellent Reads!

Have you ever looked at a book and thought, “I’m definitely not going to like this.” But then something about it made you want to try it out anyway? Whether the setting or details in the synopsis caught your attention, or maybe your bibliophilic friends convinced you to read it because of how much they…

Top 5 Literary Classics I Want to Read Before I Die

Literary classics are very interesting to me as a collective. Some people believe in them with every fibre of their being, while others feel that they are outdated atrocities that need to be retired and replaced. Then you have folks like me that believe some classics shall be classics forever, while others are as obsolete…

Top 5 Pirate Books on My TBR

Recently I have been in the mood to experience pirate narratives. Since I am a fan of having background music or noise while I work and/or study, I ended up watching the Pirates of the Caribbean films while I did my stuff. Then it dawned on me that I haven’t read many piratey books in…

Top 5 Books I Wish I Never Read

Good morning! Today’s Top 5 post is brought to you by Sir Betrothed as this was a subject they were quite keen on me doing. Admittedly, I had to give this one some thought as I didn’t believe there were books that I genuinely wished I had never ever read. Yet, as I began to…

Top 10 Books to Read Before the Year Ends

To-Be-Read stacks can be awesome because they give the bookworm tons of options on what to pick up after finishing a book, however. This can also create madness within a bibliophile because sometimes everything on the TBR list sounds and looks fantastic, thus making it a hundred times harder to actually choose that next read.…