Month: December 2018

2019 reading goals

2019 reading goals

2018! Is! Almost! Over! Woohoo!! In terms of reading, I guess 2018 was not a terrible year. I read 70 books (as of the writing of this post, anyway. Hopefully by the time it is posted I’ll be at at least 72?) I really wanted to get to 75 this year after I passed my […]

Posted December 29, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in goals / 18 Comments

annual end of the year survey!!

Today is one of my favorite blog postings of the year, aka the annual End of the Year Survey hosted by The Perpetual Page Turner that I’ve done every year since I first started blogging! I am so excited that I am a) once again blogging so b) I get to do the survey this […]

Posted December 27, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in tags / 9 Comments
things I accomplished this year

things I accomplished this year

Thinking on the positive side is very hard for me, not only because of mental health stuff, but also because I am just generally very hard on myself. When I do something that’s a big deal, I always tend to think oh, maybe it’s not a big deal because I never thought I *wouldn’t* do […]

Posted December 26, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in personal / 0 Comments
bookish naughty or nice tag

bookish naughty or nice tag

After I woke up from my post Christmas grocery shopping nap, I got bored and decided to do the Bookish Naughty or Nice Tag because no one tagged me in it yet [insert sad face here] and I feel like determining that I am probably mostly on the “naughty” end of things this year, much […]

Posted December 24, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in tags / 0 Comments
blogmas day 10: queer books of 2019 i want to read

blogmas day 10: queer books of 2019 i want to read

Prepare yourselves for another loooooooooong post of amazing books coming out in 2019…only this time, they’re QUEER. This is a list of all the books in 2019 I’m hoping to read that feature queer characters! Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali tries her hardest to live up to her conservative Muslim parents’ expectations, but lately she’s finding that […]

Posted December 19, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments

missed potential and meh // the similars

Title: The Similars Author: Rebecca Hanover Pages: 352 Date published: January 1, 2019 When six clones join Emmaline’s prestigious boarding school, she must confront the heartbreak of seeing her dead best friend’s face each day in class. The Similars are all anyone can talk about at the elite Darkwood Academy. Who are these six clones? […]

Posted December 14, 2018 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments