2016 Reading Challenge Update: January

Four books in one month! Am I slow? 😀 1st - A book with a blue cover - We Are Called to Rise: A Novel by Laura McBride What is it about: An immigrant boy whose family is struggling to assimilate. A middle-aged housewife coping with an imploding marriage and a troubled son. A social worker at home… Continue reading 2016 Reading Challenge Update: January

2015 Reading Challenge Update: A BOOK WITH A NUMBER ON ITS TITLE (10/50)

After reading a lot of YA novels, I took a break and started reading the book listed in my 2015 Reading Challenge's a book with a number on its title. What's funny is among the 50 categories in this challenge, this is the category that I easily filled up. 1st to Die (Women's Murder Club,… Continue reading 2015 Reading Challenge Update: A BOOK WITH A NUMBER ON ITS TITLE (10/50)

BOOK READS: A Review and Personal History of ‘Rising Sun’ by Michael Crichton

It has been six years since I have read, for the very first time, a full length novel. This happened not because I would like to do it, this happened because it is compulsory. I was in fourth year high school during that time. My English teacher, Mrs. Emilia Rivera, required each of her students… Continue reading BOOK READS: A Review and Personal History of ‘Rising Sun’ by Michael Crichton