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

Read The Novel? You Should Read The Graphic Novel

Loved that novel? Why not try thee graphic novel next.

The Sadness Of Disliking Books Everyone Loves (And Some Tips To Deal With It)

Being a book person online can lead to a lot of FOMO, and then disappointment when you don't click with a book everyone seems to love.

Quiz: Book Title, Song Title, Or Both?

Are you a word nerd? How about a music geek? Both? Put yourself to the test and see if you can separate book titles from song lyrics.

Not All Heroes Wear Capes: The Fairfield Library Introduces Work And Play Stations

The new Fairfield Library in Henrico, VA features work and play stations, just one of several innovative features the library offers.

18 Sign Language Books For Toddlers

Want to bring ASL or Black ASL into your family's daily routine? Check out these sign language books for toddlers and caregivers!

Is There Worth In Shock Value?

What place does shock value hold in your reading life? Do you think it a cheap tactic or a vital tool for challenging preconceived notions?

What I’ve Learned So Far Podcasting About Books

After a year of podcasting about books, here are the things I've learned along the way. If you want to start your own, these tips can help!

Bookselling During A Pandemic: What Fresh Hell Is This?

From starting at a bookstore in January 2020 to working there now, the bookselling experience has changed dramatically (over and over again).

Want To Work At A Bookstore? Here Are Some Tips To Keep The Fun

Love the idea of turning your love of reading books into a job? Here are some of the good and bad aspects of being a bookseller.

I’ve Read 100 Books In A Year And You Won’t Catch Me Doing That Again

In November I realized I'd read 90 books, so I had to go for 100. Did I do it? Yes. Would I do that again? Not a chance.