Carina Pereira

Carina Pereira, born in ‘87, in Portugal. Moved to Belgium in 2011, and to Rotterdam, The Netherlands, in 2019. Avid reader, changing interests as the mods strikes. Whiles away the time by improvising stand-up routines she’ll never get to perform. Books are a life-long affair, audiobooks a life-changing discovery of adulthood. Selling books by day, writer by night. Contact

How To Lose a Reader In 10 Ways

You'll definitely lose readers by including a love triangle. Except when you instead end up creating a profitable franchise around it.

Types Of Customers You Find In Bookstores

From the reader with recs to give to the one who wants a book that doesn't exist, these are some of the types of customers we see in bookstores.

15 Short Graphic Novels For When You Lack The Time To Read

Whether you're looking for a quick read, to dip your toes into comics, or simply love smaller books, check out these short graphic novels.

Quiz: How Well Do You Know Your Covers, Expert Edition

How good at identifying book covers are you? Put your skills to the test.

On Bonding With Damaged Books

Like many I once kept my books pristine, but lately I've developed a fondness for the books I've treated with a little less care.

The Cutest Book Sleeves For All Occasions

Whether you want to keep your books pristine or hide the questionable cover of your current read, you need these cute book sleeves.

Coming To Terms With Reading Less

Sometimes, those reading challenges change the way we connect with reading. It is okay to read less.

If It Has Spoilers, Why Make It A Foreword?

Should spoilers be restricted from the forward of a book? Does knowing something before you read the book impact the experience?

An Argument For Watching The Movie First

Book lovers the world over might disagree with the idea, but here are a few solid reasons to watch the movie first.

12 Novels With Recipes In Them

Because you'll get hungry reading these novels, you'll be delighted to know there are recipes to try out, too.