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To All The Boys I've Loved Before - Movie Adaptation!

(Featuring lots of pictures from the set) If you didn't know this already (have you been living under a rock? xD) To All The Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han is getting adapted into a movie! I could totally see this series as a movie while reading the books and I'm so happy that it's actually becoming one. There have been a lot of news about this lately, mainly on Jenny Han's Twitter account, so go follow that for more information and more recent updates.

Some fans had a problem with the fact that Lara Jean is half-korean while the actress who plays Lara Jean is Vietnamese-American. Jenny Han wrote a small letter addressing that which you can read here.

My only complaint with the cast so far, though, is that I don't really see the actor who's been cast as Peter do to a good job playing the Peter I read about in the books.

Anyway, here's what we know so far:
Lana Condor, who starred in X-Men: Apocalypse as Jubilee, will play Lara Jean. John Corbett wi…

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

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Genre: Historical fiction, drama
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Pages: 372
Release date: 29th May, 2003
Age Group: 16+ (according to me)

Synopsis: It's the 1960s and Amir is a motherless child of a wealthy Kabul merchant. He is also a Pashtun, the ruling social caste of Afghanistan. Amir grew up with his servant, Hassan, who is a Hazara - the abused, impoverished and despised caste. Even though Hassan is Amir's constant companion, Amir sometimes treats him badly. But who cares, right? He's only a Hazara.

One day, though, Amir betrays his loyal servant by turning on him when he needs him the most. Amir knows that he should've helped his companion, but instead he ran away like a coward, and as his guilt builds, the mere sight of Hassan becomes painful. Amir betrays him once again, forcing him and his crippled father from their family home.

Soon after they leave, war rages in Kabul as the Russians invade. Amir and his father are forced to flee; first to Pakistan, then to the U.S. After…

BookTube-A-Thon 2017 Wrap-Up!

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So... BookTube-A-Thon has been over for like two weeks... This update is REALLY late but atleast I'm doing it! Anyway, I've been quite busy, and that's why it's so late...

I read 10 books during this week but the annyoing thing is that I only managed to get 6/7 of the challenges... I read most of the books that were on my TBR for the week, but I changed quite a few books on my TBR like I said I probably wood. For example I didn't read You Know Me Well by Nina Lacour and David Levithan. I also didn't finish A Thousand Nights by E.K Johnston, although I did start that one.

Here are all the books that I managed to read this BTAT17:
-Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
-A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
-The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket
-Slammed by Colleen Hoover
-By Your Side by Kasie West -Legend: The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu, Kaari & Leigh Dragoon -Prodigy: The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu, Kaari & Leigh Dragoon -Ghosts by Raina Telgemeier -Lumberjanes Vol. 1 by Noelle…

July Wrap-Up & TBR

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Number of read books: 20 (!!!!)

1. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hossein

2. The Giver by Lois Lowry
3. Nimona by Noelle Stevenson
4.Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
5. Dream A Little Dream by Kerstin Gier
6. The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
7. Legend: The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu, Kaari & Leigh Dragoon
8. Prodigy: The Graphic Novel by Marie Lu, Kaari & Leigh Dragoon
9. Lumberjanes Vol. 1 by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Maarta Laiho & Brooke A. Allen.
10. Lumberjanes Vol. 2 by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis, Shannon Watters, Maarta Laiho & Brooke A. Allen.
11. PS: I Still Love You by Jenny Han (reread)
12. By Your Side by Kasie West
13. The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket
14.The Reptile Room by Lemony Snicket

15.Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi
16.Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children: The Graphic Novel by Ransom Riggs & Cassandra Jean
17. Our Chemical Hearts by Krystal Sutherland
18.Slammed by Colleen Hoover
19. A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness
20.Ghosts by …

Booktube-A-Thon 2017 TBR

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Hi, guys! This year I've finally decided to join in on the booktube-a-thon (although I won't be participating in any of the video-challenges since I'm not a booktuber), which is a yearly read-a-thon hosted and created by Ariel Bissett. It will start at midnight (wherever you live) on the 24th of July and end at midnight on the 30th of July. Get more information about the booktube-a-thon by watching the featured video :)

So, anyway, if you already know what the booktube-a-thon is, or if you've watched the video, here is my TBR for the 7 challenges of booktube-a-thon :) Disclaimer: I might not be able to read all of these, or I might change my mind in the middle of the read-a-thon, but for now these are the book I want to read by then.

1/ Read a book with a person on the cover.
For this challenge, I'm going to try and read either By Your Side by Kasie West or PS: I Like You by Kasie West, simply because I'm in the mood for a cute contemporary and both of them ha…

June Wrap-Up & TBR

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Number of read books: 5 + two thirds
1. It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover
2. Rat Queens Vol. 3 by Kurtis J. Wiebe and Tess Fowler
3. Isla and The Happily Ever After by Stephanie Perkins
4. Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
5. Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs + two thirds of The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Comment: I usually read around 5 books per month if I'm not busy, so I'd say it's acceptable.
Number of reviewed books: 1 (link here).
Number of read pages: 1812 Comment: Pretty good, since it's closer to 2000 pages.
Comparison of books read this month (I don't count The Kite Runner): Good: Library of Souls by Ransom RiggsBetter: Isla and the Happily Ever After by Stephanie PerkinsBest: It Ends With Us by Colleen HooverWorst: Rat Queens Vol. 3 by Kurtis J. Wiebe and Tess Fowler (not necessarily bad but less good in comparison to the others).Short Stories or Graphic Novels: 2 (Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist & Rat Queens Vo…

Mid-Year Book Freak Out Tag

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Today I'm taking on yet another tag :) This time, since it's basically the middle of the year, it's going to be the mid-year book freak out tag. I saw this on jessethereaders booktube, but it was created by Chami from ReadLikeWildFire and Ely from Earl Grey Books.

Questions:

1. Best book you’ve read so far in 2017.
I've read a lot of good books so far this year, but I think I'll have to go with It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover or Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard. Both of these books just left me wanting more, or feeling multiple feelings.


2. Best sequel you've read so far in 2017.

Since Isla and The Happily Ever After doesn't really count as a sequel, I have only read one other sequel - Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs, so I'll have to go with that.


3. New release you haven't read yet, but want to.

There are a lot, but three of those are When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon, One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus and We Are Okay by Nina LaCour.

4. Most …