Books · Top 5 Wednesday

Favourite Collectables on My Bookshelf| Top 5 Wednesday

Top 5 Wednesday is a weekly meme, GoodReads group here with all the topics + discussion!
This week’s topic is: Favourite Collectibles on Bookshelf

1) Bookmarks

An essential staple for every reader, a good bookmark! Before Bookstagram/Blogging I used to use any old thing as a bookmark (still do sometimes) and now I like bookmarks for their aesthetic too!

2) Collectible/ Special Edition Books

Who doesn’t love a good collectors/special edition book?! Not only are they exclusive but they’re freaking stunning.  I am obsessed with getting my hands on as many as possible, it is such a bad habit for my bank account. No regrets.

3) Pins

I don’t have many pins but I totally want to start collecting more!
I have seen a few people on Bookstagram with pin flag/banner things(?) and they look so cute hanging on the shelves! That’s the goal for me, I’d love to display mine on my shelves but I’d also love to rock a denim jacket with a few on from time to time.

4) Figures + Funko Pops!

I adore collecting figures and Funko Pops! They’re one of my favourite things to get as gifts, which is where the majority of mine came from. Though I don’t tend to display my Funko Pops on my bookshelf with my books, as I keep them in the boxes, I do stack them on top of my small bookshelf.
I do have my Funko Wobblers out of the box and on display though. (Pictured)

5) Literally anything Star Wars

Above is how my shelves used to look and I loved it. But due to my book hoarcing habit, I had to start putting other books on those shelves too. *sigh*

Also, got this cute little planter for Christmas, which is a recent addition to my bookshelf! (Which I adore)

Comment some things you collect on your bookshelf, I’d love to know!

Books · Wrap-up

Monthly Wrap Up | March 2019


Hey Guys!
March has been a pretty decent reading month for me, though mostly stuff for uni. I actually enjoyed the majority of my required reading so that was nice! For personal reading, I again, only listened to audiobooks this month. All of which were great!
Overall, I listened to 3 audiobooks and read 5 physical books/plays.


Firstly, I finished an audiobook; City of Ghosts by Victoria Schwab.


Rating: 3.5 Stars
Review coming soon!


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Next, I finished a play for class; Mrs.Warren’s Profession by George Bernard Shaw.

This wasn’t a bad play! Had an interesting story, one of the best I’ve read for this class so far!





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Another audiobook, Cress by Marissa Meyer.  I am seriously loving this series! Finally, my first 5 star read of 2019. I was losing faith in my reading, The Lunar Chronicles is what is keeping me from going into a slump again.

Rating: 5 Stars!
Review here!


A Room of One's Own by Virginia Woolf
Next, another book/essay for class; A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf.

This was an interesting and insightful read. It was quite dense and felt lengthy, considering it’s not long. The lecture I had on it was more interesting though!






And another book, actually play, for class; A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry. I’m glad we have moved on to more recent plays in class, they’re so much easier to read and more enjoyable.





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Next, another audiobook, Winter by Marissa Meyer

Rating: 5 Stars
Review coming soon!




Next, I finished another play for class. The Zoo Story by Edward Allbee.

By far one of the weirdest things I’ve ever read! However, it was very interesting.




Lastly, I read The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter. This was also for a class. It was interesting. I wouldn’t say I loved it, it was pretty dark. A lot of unexpected sexual content. I liked the titular story but the rest were just meh. Some were outright ununderstandable.





What was your favourite read in March?