Tag: tahereh mafi

Music Match-Up #5: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Music Match-Up #5: Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

Uncategorized | May 8, 2014

Every once in a while, I come across a song that fits perfectly with a book I’ve read. In this new feature, I’ll tell you about them! Shatter Me series by Tahereh Mafi The Books Okay, so I think it’s clear that I have massive amounts of love for the Shatter Me series by Tahereh Mafi. Though it’s […]

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Book Review: Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Review: Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Reviews | February 24, 2014

How on earth can one review this book? Seriously. How do you review when the feels are one billion but the story itself was a biiit meh? *sigh* I’m conflicted, but overall, I was very pleased with this series ending. The series will forever be dear to my heart, and Tahereh remains on my auto-buy list. I’m going […]

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Book Haul #7: In Which #LoveThyself Happened

Book Haul #7: In Which #LoveThyself Happened

Uncategorized | February 16, 2014

Errrr, I went a bit overboard. Buuuuuut at the same time I regret nothing. A great stack of these books came in on Valentine’s Day, and I made it into a thing. Valentine’s gifts to myself, a nice meal, a good movie, and a romantic book. It was a wonderful evening, overall 🙂 (See Instagram evidence.) For Review […]

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Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Top Ten Books That Will Make You Swoon

Uncategorized | February 11, 2014

This is a meme from The Broke and the Bookish. For info about the topics and how to participate, click here. Looking up books for this list, I realize that most romances that I love are more of the awwwwwww and flail-worthy types than swoooooon-y types. There is a difference, okay? Swoonful romances I interpret as less “cutesy” and more […]

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Book Review: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Review: Unravel Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Reviews | February 9, 2013

I first read Shatter Me about a year ago. One of the first books I read after I got back into reading. I loved it so, so much. But it was before my reviewing time, so I never posted about my love for it. This review thus also works as my endorsement for that book. I digress, Unravel […]

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Book Review: Destroy Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Review: Destroy Me by Tahereh Mafi

Book Reviews | November 5, 2012

So I read Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi back in March. I loved it, absolutely loved it. However, later, cruising through Goodreads reviews, I found that there weren’t that many raving reviews (in any case, from the people I follow). Critique came mostly from the excessive use of similies and metaphors, and the lack of world building. In […]

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