The Upside of Unrequited: Book Review

Let’s just say that I officially declare Becky Albertalli as my queen.

I love her book ‘Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda’ to death and can’t wait to see Love, Simon! I was hesistant in picking up ‘The Upside of Unrequited’ because I had great expectations from it passed my expectations with flying colors!

At this point I’m willing to read Becky’s grocery list too.

Ahm, onto what you all are here for, here’s my full review of this wonderful book- ‘The Upside of Unrequited’ by Becky Albertalli 🙂

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Reading Books in Public: Pros and Cons

Ask any bookworm what their haven is, the answer will always be curling up in their comfy bed with an unending supply of books, food and coffee/tea.

See, we’re such simple creatures.

But have you ever wondered why we like to stay holed up in our bedrooms instead of venturing outside with our books? Because reading in public is a complicated process that may involve inevitable death due to embarrassment. And apparently I do have a death wish because you can frequently(read: always) find me reading in public.


And so I decided to make a list of pros and cons of reading books in public because I’m obsessed with lists and have a severe need to analyse everything. But this can be very useful for you, so keep reading on!

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Lending Books + Recommendations for New Readers

It is every bookworm’s dream that all their friends and family read the millions of books they love so that they can rant  hold long discussions on how the book ended on a cliffhanger yet again!

But when they come up to us to borrow that book… we actually get a mini heart-attack. I’ve had plenty of long discussions with fellow booknerds who desperately do not want to give their soul books to other people.

Because lending books is a life-changing decision and there should be proper one-on-one interviews before we even think of giving away our precious books.

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