books · mail time!

mail time with linh: litjoycrate july unboxing

Hello, my pretty chickens!  Welcome to a new segment on Thin Paperbacks called Mail Time with Linh, where I patiently wait for packages to come and unwrap them!  Today I bring you July’s LitJoyCrate unboxing, a book subscription box company for readers of all ages, from toddler to adult.  As a LitJoyCrate rep, I was sent… Continue reading mail time with linh: litjoycrate july unboxing

books · lifestyle · stuff

a mini celebration & a big thank you

Bring out the champagne flutes and sparkling apple juice, kids!  It’s time to celebrate! Why is it celebration time, you may ask?  There are many causes of celebration.  I’ll list them out for you: I’ve hit over 100 followers on my blog.  What!?  It feels weird that I’ve made it to such an important milestone.… Continue reading a mini celebration & a big thank you

books · reviews

carry on: book review

Carry On // Rainbow Rowell genre: YA, fantasy, romance, LGBT rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ (5 stars) edition: firdt edition, hardcover, 522 pages publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (October 6th, 2015) goodreads | amazon | barnes & noble | book depository Simon Snow is the worst chosen one who’s ever been chosen. That’s what his roommate, Baz, says. And… Continue reading carry on: book review

books · reviews

every last word: book review

Every Last Word // Tamara Ireland Stone genre: YA, contemporary, romance rating: ★★★★★ (5 stars) edition: hardcover, 368 pages publisher: Disney-Hyperion goodreads | amazon | barnes & noble | book depository If you could read my mind, you wouldn’t be smiling. Samantha McAllister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. But hidden beneath… Continue reading every last word: book review

books · how to · lifestyle

how to edit your Instagram photos like a boss

Photo editing can make the biggest difference to an Instagram theme.  You can turn a totally ugly photo with bad lighting into a beautiful shining gem with a few taps on your mobile device.  As a proud and successful #Bookstagrammer, I can say that my photo editing skills are on par.  I get loads of… Continue reading how to edit your Instagram photos like a boss