5 Reasons I Love Contemporary YA Books

I’ve noticed that my bookshelf is filled with contemporary YA books.

So is my TBR, and my wishlist, and my list of the books I just finished. I mostly read contemporary YA books, and I love them. Today I’ll be sharing the reasons why!


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The Book Blogger Test // ft. Book Confessions & Recommendations

Hey everyone! Welcome to Purely Olivia, where today I will be taking a test. Wait, not a school test, don’t run away.ย It’s a test for book bloggers, which makes it really fun. ๐Ÿ˜‰

I was tagged for the Book Blogger Test by Violet from The Whimsical Words of an Agreeable Bookwormย so long ago that I’m slightly embarrassed to say. But, when I was sifting through the tags I neglected, I found this one, and I’m so excited to do it.


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A-Z Bookish Survey Tag + The Blogger Recognition Award = SO MANY TAGS

Hey everyone! Welcome back to Purely Olivia. ๐Ÿ™‚

Over the past few months, I’ve been tagged for so many wonderful tags by so many wonderful bloggers! I’m just starting to chip away at the pile, so if you’ve tagged me for something in the past, first of all thank you, and second of all, I promise to get around to it eventually. I think.

Today I’m going to be doing the A-Z Book Survey and the Blogger Recognition award- and I’m so excited. Let’s jump right in!


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5 Books You Really, Really Need To Read This Fall

It’s fall.

You can smell it in the air, see it in the leaves changing colors, and taste it in the pumpkin-spiced everything. Fall is my favorite season, and it’s finally here!

I love seasonal book recommendations almost as much as I love fall. Today I’ll be sharing 5 books that you should be reading this fall! So pour yourselves a cup of tea or cocoa, curl up with a blanket, and get ready to add some books to your TBR. ๐Ÿ˜‰

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