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  • Books

    Winter 2017 Book Reviews

    This post includes affiliate links. In the winter of 2017-2018, I didn’t read nearly as many books as I did last season. I’m afraid I might have gotten into another reading…

  • Books Minimalism

    Book Review: Goodbye, Things

    This post includes affiliate links. Goodbye, Things: On Minimalist Living by Fumio Sasaki Age Group/Genre: Non-Fiction Publication date: April 11th, 2017 (first published in Japan on June 12th, 2015) Publisher: Penguin…

  • Books

    Book Review: Together at Midnight

    I received this book for free in exchange for an honest review. This post includes affiliate links. Together at Midnight by Jennifer Castle Age Group/Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Publication date: January…

  • Books

    Autumn 2017 Book Reviews

    This post includes affiliate links. As some of you may know, I used to write a book blog called Lauren Reads YA. I decided to quit book blogging in the beginning…

  • Books

    How To Survive a Book Buying Ban

    This post was originally published on my book blog Lauren Reads YA in March 2014. Think of all the money you will save. Maybe challenge yourself to get your bank balance…

  • Autism Books

    Book Review: The Reason I Jump

    This review was originally posted on my Tumblr blog in September 2017. Written by Naoki Higashida, a very smart, very self-aware, and very charming thirteen-year-old boy with autism, it is a…