May Wrap Up

# of Books Read: 10 # of Pages Read: 3,295 Favourite Book(s) of the Month: Starfish, The Secret History, The Travelling Cat Chronicles Lost Girls: An Unsolved American Mystery by Robert Kolker I commend the author for giving the victims in this case a voice. I truly hope that this is the direction that true […]

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May Non-Bookish Favourites

I have decided to start doing monthly non-bookish favourites. I think it is fun to talk about things other than books on this blog every once in awhile, and I figured this was a great way to do it! I will talk about all of the movies, TV shows, music, food, etc I loved during […]

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Five Summer Reads

Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm. I love this week’s topic! It is always fun to think about summertime reading. I definitely read more during this time of year and I am a seasonal reader. I love light, contemporary reads during the warms months. They make for perfect […]

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Books I Love Under 200 Pages

Last year, I shared with you some of my favourite books that are under 200 pages. Well, I have read quite a few more since then and I have loved so many of them and feel the need to gush about them! It is interesting because at that time I mentioned that I prefer books […]

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Review- The Travelling Cat Chronicles

The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa Sometimes you have to leave behind everything you know to find the place you truly belong… Nana the cat is on a road trip. He is not sure where he’s going or why, but it means that he gets to sit in the front seat of a silver […]

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Two Years of Blogging!! Q&A

It is mind-blowing to think that two years ago today I started this very book blog on a whim.  I had an unpopular opinion about a popular novel and I wanted a place to share my thoughts- thus Kristin Kraves Books was born. So much has changed since then.  I have enrolled in a publishing […]

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The Perfect Book Tag

I found this tag on Marie’s blog Drizzle & Hurricane Books! It was originally created by the amazing Sofii @ A Book. A Thought. It is such a fun idea, and I loved the sound of the book that she came up with. I just had to try it for myself. I tag everyone reading […]

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Five “Unputdownable” Reads

Top 5 Tuesday is hosted by the wonderful Shanah @ Bionic Book Worm. This week’s topic lead to an interesting discovery about my reading life. That is that I do not read a lot of “unputdownable” books. The books that I love are usually very descriptive and quiet and takes some time to get through. […]

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Favourite Quotes from the Last Five Books I Read

  I have always enjoyed reading book quotes, so I decided that for 2019 I will share my favourite quotes for every five books that I read! These are quotes that stood out to me, but will in no way spoil the book for you. I hope they give you a sense of what the […]

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Review- Shout

Shout by Laurie Halse Anderson Bestselling author Laurie Halse Anderson is known for the unflinching way she writes about, and advocates for, survivors of sexual assault. Now, inspired by her fans and enraged by how little in our culture has changed since her groundbreaking novel Speak was first published twenty years ago, she has written a poetry […]

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