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

Check Out This Kickstarter: Heroic Girls In Books—A Wall Chart

Check out the Kickstarter for Heroic Girls in Books--A Wall Chart, celebrating amazing ladies in literature (and take a look at even more bookish charts)!

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Do you prefer the hardcover or the paperback of Krysten Ritter's Bonfire?

#VisibleWomen: Celebrating Female Comics Artists

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The Books We Refuse To Lend

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What do you do when you don't like classic books? A reader makes a confession and discusses numerous attempts to get into older works.

Sherlock Holmes Quotes That Were Actually Written By Doyle

Did you know Arthur Conan Doyle didn't pen the phrase, "Elementary, my dear Watson?" Here are some Sherlock Holmes quotes he actually did write.