The Love of the Book Subscription Box: What Makes Book Boxes Such a Hit in the Bookstagram Community. Featuring Owlcrate

The bookstagram community is a hub of passionate people, ready to share their love of books. At the forefront of this community, are the businesses that curate book subscription boxes that provide book lovers a little bit of magic every month.  Owlcrate is one of the leading book subscrpition boxes with over 200k Instagram followers…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week Two Interview: she_who_reads_

Bookstagrammer Samantha, also known as @she_who_reads_, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey some time in 2017. What I love about Samantha is her commitment and passion for her craft. Samantha’s photographs have so much thought and time that has gone into each one and I am obsessed with her photo compositions. Thanks so…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week One Interview: paperheartsnz

Bookstagrammer Anna, also known as @paperheartsnz, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey back in May 2018. What I love about Anna is her talent for capturing the wonder of books via photography.  I’m instantly transported into the books she features and always admire Anna’s combined aesthetic and ambiance. Thanks so much to…

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The Bookstagram Powerhouse: An Exploration Into the Success of Bookstagram and the People That Run It. Week Three Interview: paperbacks.and.petals

Bookstagrammer Gabrielle, also known as @paperbacks.and.petals, lives in New Zealand and started her bookstagram journey in April 2019. What I love about Gabrielle is how inviting she and her bookstagram profile are, both visually but also in a general sense. Gabrielle as a knack for creating an environment that is welcoming and reminds of me someone…

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Nightflyers: Flying Off Into The Not So Interesting Part Of Space

Hyping up something based off previous success is something I try to avoid but always fall into the mindset. Nightflyers had been talked about and hyped up massively due to the face that it originates from George R.R Martin, the creator of Game of Thrones. After the success of Game of Thrones surely Nightflyers would…

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The Cloverfield Paradox: Taking the Fight Into the Stars

The Cloverfield Paradox opted for space sci-fi thrills that quickly paid off, leaving my jaw dropped and excited to see where the story would take me. 4/5

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The Ultimate Origin Story: The Passage Season One

Phew, what a journey The Passage season one has taken us on. After that ending, could they really not give us a season two?! Season one heavily focused on the origin of the virus, the virals and characters. We got to know the band of characters in a way most survival, sci-fi/thrillers skip over and…

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Call Me By Your Name: A Love Story Like No Other

The idyllic setting and beautiful cinematography perfectly compliments the two leading men. With such ease and grace it’s easy to forget the two are just acting when watching. 4/5

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A Quiet Place: Silence Is More Powerful Than Words, Right?

Known for it’s brilliant sound editing and little to no dialogue, A Quiet Place is a unique horror experience that challenges the genre in a new direction. 4/5

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Netflix’s The Umbrella Academy Season 1: Who Wouldn’t Want To Be a Part of the Family?

Sign me up for the Umbrella Academy, please. I’ve recently decided that if I know all of the characters’ names, that means I love the show. This way of measuring has worked for me time and time again. Who the heck are all these people = why am I even watching this show? I know half…

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