Monday Musings: On Dreaming

Start the week with some wise words worth pondering. – rosemawrites Monday Musings is this blog’s newest feature. 🙂 Every Monday, I will share some wise words from the awesome books that I have read. Here is my word-to-ponder for this week: From: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho My thoughts:  This is my first read from Paulo Coelho. I […]

30-Day Book Challenge: Day 23 – Book you’re most embarassed to say you like/liked

Thanks again to beckysblogs’  for creating this awesome book challenge! Here is the question for Day 24: Book you’re most embarrassed to say you like/liked. I have read some answers to this question and most of them says The Twilight series. On the other hand, I am not embarrassed to say that I like Stephenie Meyer‘s hit Young […]

BOOK READS: A Review of The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Emotionally haunting. Vividly described violence while expressing hope.  After reading Markus Zusak‘s I Am the Messenger , I was convinced that he is indeed a not-your-ordinary author. And as I read The Book Thief, I have proven how ‘deep’ he really is. Genre: Historical Fiction Published: 2005 Rating: 💖💖💖 (You MAY read it.) THE STORY: Liesel Meminger, […]

TAGGED: The Book Cover Guessing Challenge

Don’t judge the book by its cover. But, can you ‘know’ the book just by looking at its cover? I will actually try to do that after the overly sweet Dimple of enthrallingdimple tagged me to do this cool challenge that I really really want to do! Please go check out her blog. She has written a lot […]

2015 Reading Challenge Update: 32nd and 33rd books

A book with non-human characters and a book with more than 500 pages. It has been a long time since I published an update for my 2015 Reading Challenge. It is because my reading pace has slowed down 😦 because my writing job is just so draining. On a positive note, here are my recent […]

BLOG AWARDS: Sisterhood of the World Bloggers

It is really such an honour to be nominated by your fellow bloggers. So thanks a lot Arianna of The Daydreaming Bookworm for nominating me with this award! It is a pleasure to do this tag/nomination so here are the simple rules: 1. Thank the blogger who nominated you, linking back to their site. 2. Put […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Auto-Buy Authors

First impressions are meant to last, especially with books and authors. I have proven that after I first read a Nicholas Sparks novel, A Walk to Remember, and a Mitch Albom book, The Five People You Meet in Heaven. Because the first Sparks and Albom novels that I read were both great, these two have […]

Monday Musings: On Pleasing People

Start the week with some wise words worth pondering. – rosemawrites I am happy to introduce to you my blog’s new feature, the Monday Musings. Musing noun : meditation First use: 14th century Synonyms:broody, cogitative, meditative, melancholy, contemplative, pensive, reflective, ruminant, ruminative, thoughtful Every Monday, I will share some wise words from the awesome books […]

Top Ten Tuesday: Top 10 Authors I’ve Read The Most Books From

This is my first time to participate to an established book meme and I am really excited to do the Top Ten Tuesday hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. I know this post was scheduled for August 11, last Tuesday, but I still want to do this this week. (I hope it’s okay. :)) So let […]

Tagged: The Emoji Book Tag

So I was tagged by Dimple of Enthralling Dimple with The Emoji Book Tag! So thanks Dimple! 🙂 This book tag is made by seven booktubers namely; Liz from lizlovesliterature, Jenny from Jellafy, Sanaa from InkBonesBooks, Dylan from dylanbooks, Max from WellDoneBooks, Vilde from vforvilde and Scott from Scott Place.  The rules are simple, you just have to relate your five most-used or latest-used EMOJIs […]