Right and New

Your mom let me in with a warm smile painted on her lips. “You know the drill, my little man,” she said tapping my back as I come in. I smiled back and nod. As usual, you are late. For almost two decades I have been waiting for you almost every day. Our parents are […]

Book Review: My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga

46th – My Heart and Other Black Holes by Jasmine Warga Rating:  (Good read, definitely!) What is it about: Sixteen-year-old physics nerd Aysel is obsessed with plotting her own death. With a mother who can barely look at her without wincing, classmates who whisper behind her back, and a father whose violent crime rocked her […]

Book Review: The Way Back to You by Michelle Andreani and Mindi Scott

“The beauty of being young is that you can change your mind a hundred times and life is still before you with all the options.” 40th – A book about a roadtrip – The Way Back to You by Michelle Andreani and Mindi Scott  Rating:  (Good read) What is it about: Six months ago, Ashlyn Montiel died […]

2015 Reading Challenge Update: A book you own but have never read (38th)

“Everything’s a risk. Not doing anything is a risk. It’s up to you.” – Nicola Yoon A book you own but have never read (38th) – Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon My disease is as rare as it is famous. Basically, I’m allergic to the world. I don’t leave my house, have not left my house in seventeen […]

2015 Reading Challenge Update: A (photo)graphic novel (35th)

“You don’t know me. You know one me, just like I know one you. And you can’t know every me, and I can’t know every you.” – Evan Here’s another update for my 2015 Reading Challenge! A graphic novel (35th) –  Every You, Every Me by David Levithan I am not really fond of graphic novels/comics. I have also a […]

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: A BOOK BASED ENTIRELY ON ITS COVER (9/50)

Reading is my cheapest leisure and I am blessed to have plenty of time to do it during this past few days. So to update you guys on my 2015 Reading Challenge, here is my version of book entirely based on its cover. As I have posted in my last update, I finished reading  Stargirl (Stargirl, #1) by Jerry Spinelli and […]

Super Book Update 1.0

I haven’t posted any book update since last year. It’s a shame so now I am having a super book update! Here are the awesome books that I added to my READ list. First is The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1) by Graeme Simsion. – This is a short feel-good funny novel about Don Tillman, a genetics enthusiasts […]

BOOK READS: Weekend List Update

I was not able to post a weekend book list last Friday due to heavy rains. But surprisingly, last weekend was my most productive weekend book reading so far. Here are the awesome book reads that I had this weekend. 1. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon – This book does surprise me in […]

BOOK READS: A Review of ‘Where She Went’ by Gayle Forman

After liking If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)  a lot, I can’t wait to have my eyes on its sequel. But maybe because of too much excitement, I ended up getting frustrated while reading the first 50 or more pages of the book. Is it just me?, or sequels are really not as great […]