10 best reads of 2020 (so far)

This week's The Artsy Reader’s Top Ten Tuesday is actually about "Books that Make Me Hungry (They could have food items on the cover, foods in the title, be about foodies or have food as a main plot point… they could be cookbooks or memoirs, etc.)". I checked my Goodreads account and figured that I… Continue reading 10 best reads of 2020 (so far)

Questions for my favorite authors

Among the several authors I admire, I have two who have never failed to stir something inside me whenever I read their work. They are Mitch Albom, author of Tuesdays with Morrie, and Maya Angelou, the poetess and writer behind I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings. Mitch Albom and Maya Angelou The Artsy Reader’s… Continue reading Questions for my favorite authors

10 books as Netflix shows or movies

So the title may make you think that I am a fan of novel-turned-movies or series but, a quick disclaimer, I am not. When I was younger, I used to be a fan of Nicholas Sparks and I've watched all his novels' adaptations and not a single one is better than the book version. But… Continue reading 10 books as Netflix shows or movies

10 books i loved but never reviewed

After a quick check on my Top Ten Tuesday tab, I've figured my last entry was June 7, 2016 (four years ago!!!) where I shared the 10 reasons why I love reading. I cannot believe that it has been that long ago as I still vividly have the joyful memory of revisiting the books I've… Continue reading 10 books i loved but never reviewed

Ten Reasons Why I Love Reading

It’s calming. It’s quiet. It’s easy to concentrate. It’s like dreaming while awake. It’s a guiltless delight. It’s like munching a calorie-less cake. It’s sleep-inducing. It’s detoxifying. It’s poetically inspiring. It’s just… the best thing. ❤ – Photo Credit: Unsplash In response to The Broke and the Bookish‘s Top Ten Tuesday today: June 7: Ten Reasons I… Continue reading Ten Reasons Why I Love Reading

YA Series that Made Me Quit Dystopia Genre

No bad blood, just honesty, I used to love these books, wholeheartedly. After jaw dropping first books, followed by ‘okay’ second books, series finale always give me a disappointed look. Instead of ranting, let’s now reveal the series with great beginnings, and disappointing endings that made me quit reading YA dystopia genre. --- Hunger Games… Continue reading YA Series that Made Me Quit Dystopia Genre

Ten Books I’m Glad I Picked on a Whim

I am good in planning, except when I’m reading, sometimes I follow where my mood is swinging, and here are the books I’m glad I picked on a whim. --- Before I Go to Sleep by S.J. Watson About: Memories define us. So what if you lost yours every time you went to sleep? Your name, your identity,… Continue reading Ten Books I’m Glad I Picked on a Whim

Ten (plus 2!) Non-Book-Blogs Readers of Fiction and Poetry Will Surely Love

  I was once a reader, a reader only. I become a writer, eventually. I didn’t know I can, until I knew these brilliant ones. --- Beautiful Words by Priceless Joy A youthful woman who scribbles jaw-dropping fictions. She seldom breaks heart, she mostly melt them. She also host the awesome Flash Fiction for Aspiring… Continue reading Ten (plus 2!) Non-Book-Blogs Readers of Fiction and Poetry Will Surely Love

Ten Inspiring Reads for Every Dream Chaser

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer” ― Harriet Tubman I was born a dream chaser and so are you, admit it or not, you know it's true. So here are ten inspiring reads to uplift your spirits and boost of moral beads! --- 1. Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom Inspiring words: “So many people walk around with… Continue reading Ten Inspiring Reads for Every Dream Chaser

Book Bloggers I Almost-Always Bookmark

“We read to know we're not alone.” ― William Nicholson, Shadowlands I am a book blogger because my beloved novels are a delight to share, then I discovered these lovely writers/readers whose love for books I am ensnared. --- 1. Jenna of Reading with Jenna 2. Cristina of Tiny Obsessions 3. Kat of Life and Other Disasters 4.… Continue reading Book Bloggers I Almost-Always Bookmark