Book talk | The Beginning of Everything by Robyn Schneider

Robyn Schneider's The Beginning of Everything is a witty and heart-wrenching teen novel that will appeal to fans of books by John Green and Ned Vizzini, novels such as The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and classics like The Great Gatsby and The Catcher in the Rye.

Book Talk | Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda

Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now Simon is actually being blackmailed: if he doesn’t play wingman for class clown Martin, his sexual identity will become everyone’s business. Worse, the privacy of Blue, the pen name of the boy he’s been emailing, will be compromised.

[Book Talk] Year end special: Top 5 favorites of 2016

2016 has been a great year for me in terms of reading books. Though I became a quite busy woman since August 2016, I still not forget to finish my currently readings and put some reviews in Goodreads and even to my blog. Though to be honest it took me a week or two finish … Continue reading [Book Talk] Year end special: Top 5 favorites of 2016

Book review: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

In Ponyboy's world, there are two types of people. There are the Socs, the rich society kids who get away with anything. Then there are the greasers, like Ponyboy, who aren't so lucky. Ponyboy has a few things he can count on: his older brothers, his friends, and trouble with the Socs, whose idea of a good time is beating up greasers. At least he knows what to expect until the night things go too far.