Daily quote| One of the reasons Gus is the best!

β€œI was blind and heart broken and didn’t want to do anything and Gus burst into my room and shouted, “I have wonderful news!” And I was like, “I don’t really want to hear wonderful news right now,” and Gus said, “This is wonderful news you want to hear,” and I asked him, “Fine, what is it?” and he said, “You are going to live a good and long life filled with great and terrible moments that you cannot even imagine yet!”
― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

Six of Crows| One of the best heist ever written

Six of Crows

Several posts ago, I promised you guys that I’d do a review on Six of Crows. First of all, I want to say that the cover is gorgeous. And we all judge a book by its cover (whenever we want it or not).

Rating:Β β™›β™›β™›β™›.5

and i'm yoursKetterdam: a bustling hub of international trade where anything can be had for the right priceβ€”and no one knows that better than criminal prodigy Kaz Brekker. Kaz is offered a chance at a deadly heist that could make him rich beyond his wildest dreams. But he can’t pull it off alone…
A convict with a thirst for revenge.

A sharpshooter who can’t walk away from a wager.

A runaway with a privileged past.

A spy known as the Wraith.

A Heartrender using her magic to survive the slums.

A thief with a gift for unlikely escapes.

Kaz’s crew are the only ones who might stand between the world and destructionβ€”if they don’t kill each other first.

and i'm yours (1)

So first of all, I was kind of scared getting into this book because there was a lot of hype surrounding it and I really didn’t want it to be disappointment. AND IT DIDN’T!!! God, now I know what all this hype has been about.
I have to admit that it took me time before really getting into it which is the only reason why I gave it 4.5 stars and not 5 stars, but after a 100 pages or so, I was so hooked that I wanted more!

This is actually the first book of Leigh Bardugo that I ever read and I have to say that I’m really impressed.I never read a book about a heist before so that was very interesting to see and I want to see more of that in other books.

Every six characters going on this heist are so different from each other, but at the same time, it’s what brought them together. They all have a particular skill that it needed to succeed, but they work so well together. I’m going to be explaining more in details in the spoiler-y section, so that I won’t spoil any of you who haven’t read the book yet.

Another thing that I loved, it was super action-packed since the beginning to the end. So much happened and it was just incredible. Overall, I really recommend it to any of you because it’s so entertaining and it keeps you on the edge of your seat all the way. Such a worthy read!

HELLO

Kaz is an extraordinary character who keeps surprising me so much. He is dark, mysterious, evil, immoral and cunning, but I love him. And with his backstory, my heart is just craving and breaking for him. He has been through so much, with his brother and all, and I kind of understand him more now. I understand how he became like he is now and so excited to see what’s going to happen in the next book for this special character.

Inej is one of the best female character that I ever read about. Loved her since the beginning. At first, I thought she had a power or something but turns out that she’s just really quiet. She’s such an inspiration; I mean, she just doesn’t give up (yes, I’m talking about the scene when she was climbing the incinerator with her melting shoes!!!). Prayer to god: Please let her be okay in the next book.

Jesper is my bae. He just knows how to make me laugh even in the worst moments.

“Well, we managed to get ourselves locked into the most secure prison in the world. We’re either geniuses or the dumbest sons of bitches to ever breathe air”

Also, Jesper and Wylan are my OTP!!!! Love them!!!!!!!!!

β€œWylan drew himself up. β€œI may not have had your … education, but I’m sure I know plenty of words that you don’t.”

β€œAlso the proper way to fold a napkin and dance a minuet. Oh, and you can play the flute. Marketable skills, merchling. Marketable skills.”

β€œNo one dances the minuet any more,” grumbled Wylan.”

Nina is also one of my favorite female characters of all time!!! She is so sassy and I loved her from the beginning! She fights for what’s right and for her people. She’s such an inspiration. I also love her relationship with Matthias. I loved how they knew each other since way before and they were still struggling with their feelings about each other.

β€œMatthias locked the cell door and hurried down the passage toward Nina, toward something more.”

Parts I have to talk about

  • The little visit in Hellgate
  • Matthias killing those wolves: My heart really broke for him!!!
  • Matthias trying to kill Nina: Honestly, I was really confused because I didn’t know that they had a love/hate relationship. So I just thought that he was crazy…
  • Kaz coming to save Inej when she was injured: God, I’m a romance addict!!!! But I love them so much together.
  • Kaz practically removing the eye of the other guy and throwing it off board
  • All of their backstory
  • Nina and Matthias teaming up to kill the scientific: To be honest, I didn’t really know what to think because I wanted what’s right to be done but I didn’t want them to turn against Kaz and the team.
  • How they managed to get into the most secure prison in the world
  • Finding out that Jesper is a fabrikator
  • Kaz going after Pekka Rollins
  • Inej not giving up in the incinerator even though her shoes were melting
  • Matthias rescuing Nina when Brum tricked her
  • Jesper killing his own kind: IT so broke my heart
  • Kaz thinking about Inej and trying not to drown: Why don’t they just kiss already?
  • Inej, Wylan and Jesper coming to save the others with a tank
  • Nina took the Parem to be able to save the others
  • Kaz not telling Inej what he felt!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Β At this point yelling “KISS ALREADY!!!!!”
  • Wylan has the appearance of Kuwei: I loved how Jesper was like “Wait was it you who was sitting next to me every time?” and Wylan goes “yep” ❀ ❀
  • INEJ IS CAPTURED BY PEKKA!!!!!!!

My babies better be okay in the next book!!

Hi There!

Quotes: Two different way to say I love you| I’ll give you the sun

“I gave up practically the whole world for you,” I tell him, walking through the front door of my own love story. β€œThe sun, stars, ocean, trees, everything, I gave it all up for you.”
β€” Jandy Nelson (I’ll Give You the Sun)

“I love you,” I say to him, only it comes out, β€œHey.”
β€œSo damn much,” he says back, only it comes out, β€œDude.”
He still won’t meet my eyes.”
β€” Jandy Nelson (I’ll Give You the Sun)

Just finished Six of Crows| You have to read it immediately!

I just finished Six of Crows and um…where can I find the next book? Because I NEED MORE!!!!! I was kind of scared going into because of all the hype and I have to admit that it took me some time before really getting to it, but I absolutely loved it!!!

Such an amazing read that you should get to if you haven’t! I won’t spoil anything, just read it! Just wanted to write this post to just kind of tell everyone to read it!

P.s. A review will be updated soon!

Some recommendations for all tastes!

in the city

I was looking through my blog today and realized that I never did a recommendation post, ever! So it got me thinking about some books that I could recommend to you guys that are exciting and that are going to spice up your life! Or some warm and fuzzy book!

Exciting book series:

Sarah J. Maas’ books:

Ok so if you have been reading my previous posts, you know for certain that she is one of the people I admire the most because of her work. So it would be only right to have my two favorite series in this recommendation list.

Action-packed:

Family-ish: (have a good family concept)

Adventurous contemporary: (about nerds)

Warm and fuzzy:

Warm and fuzzy but also has a sad concept:

Fun and very entertaining: (fantasy)

Here are some recommendations for you! Hope you liked them πŸ™‚

Have you read any of these? What did you think about them?

Hi There!

Gilmore girl| Why do I love it so much?

Hey I just wanted to make a quick post about how much I love a certain show and if you haven’t guess because of the title, it’s the Gilmore girls TV show.

So I just started watching the series and I’m still on season 1, but I really love it for a certain reason.

Reasons why I love the show and that you should watch it:

  • The mother and daughter relationship is incredibly refreshing and motivating

    To be honest, it’s one of the best mother-daughter relationship I have ever seen in my life. They are so open about anything and practically never get into fights because they talk to each other about their problems and I find it so refreshing how it’s not like the typical mother-daughter relationship in movies where they always get into fights and can barely stand each other.

  • Rory’s influence on you is really a good one

    She’s such a good cild and just wants to make you be more like her. Especially when you see how many people love and admire her.She’s so smart and funny! Always got a smart comeback. Just really inspiring.

  • It is certain that they will make you laugh at least twice in every episode

    Another thing I love about this show is the funny comebacks or the jokes they make. Always bring something special to a show when the people staring in it can make you laugh everytime.

  • The romance ❀ If you know what I’m talking about

    Always love a little romance here and there *winks*

  • It’s really realistic

    Not like many others TV shows, Gilmore Girls is really realistic which is one of the best reasons why I love it so much. You can easily relate to the things happening to the people in the show and it makes you love the show even more.

  • Gives really good advice about life events that could really happen to normal kids: Falling in love, getting in fights, break-ups, school…

    I love how when Lorelai gives Rory some advice (or the other way around), you can also use it. Since it is so relatable, you can also use the advice given and you can also learn from their mistakes.

  • Rory’s concern about education is inspiring

    Like I said, Rory is inspiring and her concern for her education is so inspiring that it makes you concern about your education.

  • Their independence is incredible

  • It values the importance of coffee

  • It’s so fun to watch

Any other reasons why you love the show? Comment in the section below!

Hi There!

The convenience of re-reading|

The convenience of re-reading

If you’re a reader, at least once in your life you have re-read a book, right? Well this post about the benefits about re-reading books! I love to re-read books personally. I usually re-read books when a sequel is coming out soon and I re-read the last book so I know what’s happening in the next one, but I also re-read books if they are easy and fast-paced or if they are my faves.

Let’s get started about the benefits of re-reading:

-You don’t miss out on small details that make you enjoy the book even more

-You don’t have to stress yourself into reading it

-It’s easier to analyse or interpret information

-Having a deeper emotional response than the first time

-Feel closer to the characters

-Just having fun all over againΒ 

My favorite books to re-read:

1.The summer I turned pretty series by Jenny Han

2. By Jenny Han again, To all the boys I’ve loved before. I’m seriously addicted to Jenny Han’s books!!!

3. A COURT OF MIST AND FURY BY AMAZING SARAH J. MAAS (I’ve been re-reading parts of this book every week for the last three months….I think I have a problem with this book) Oh and I have a tumblr where it’s literally a blog about Sarah J. Maas’ books so you can check it out:Β High Lady of Dreams

I’m seriously ACOMAF trash.

4. The selection series by Kiera Cass. It’s kind of my guilty pleasure πŸ™‚

5. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

What are some of your favorite re-reads?

Hi There!