Biography/Memoir

Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

They say, Death comes for all of us, either by swift force or a gentle cradle, we all come back to the Earth. It's a moody Saturday today, a perfect day to reflect on a book that was on a volition course to breaking my heart and putting it all back together, all at the… Continue reading Review: When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi

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classics, love story, mistery-thriller, Uncategorized

Review: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

How fitting that my first book review of this year is another story, and on Valentine's day. Hahaha. This time around, I challenged myself to read another Bronte. You can't really compare the Brontes with each because they have different styles in both their narrative and prose. That's not to say that both literature <… Continue reading Review: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Musings, Uncategorized

How Books Give Me Courage (and the Top 6 books I’ve read in 2016)

This post is quite personal and probably short <probably, maybe.. :D) . I want to share to you how and why I became a book blogger. I rediscovered my love for reading after a difficult period in my life. I was on  a standstill  with my career and I felt the pressure of going into… Continue reading How Books Give Me Courage (and the Top 6 books I’ve read in 2016)

fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult

Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

I am not an adventurous person, I'd rather sit at home and read my book with a warm coffee or tea at hand. However, once in a while I do love to travel to other places, to discover a new prospect that is quite different from your everyday life. I think we travel to not only… Continue reading Review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

fantasy, Fiction, review

Review: Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

Hi everyone! These posts are becoming more sporadic in the recent months. Apparently, I write a blog post whenever I like it. But that's okay, because this is what I love to do when I have down time and it is a hobby. It's like coming home to a warm meal and company of great… Continue reading Review: Howl’s Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones

contemporary, review, Young Adult

Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Hello Everyone! It is a cold afternoon today in our country, a brief rain shower ensued thus the peppermint tea and a book review is now warranted! But seriously though, even though I've been meaning to write this review for a time, I am now also writing this because I am heartbroken over a character… Continue reading Review: Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz