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.
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
The perfect family. The perfect house. The perfect life. All gone now.
Nemesis (n.) 1) An opponent or rival whom a person cannot best or overcome; 2) A person’s undoing; 3) Joshua Templeman.
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.
Vassa in the Night is an enchanting, modern retelling of the Russian folktale “Vassilissa the Beautiful” for young adults by the critically-acclaimed author, Sarah Porter. Leigh Bardugo, New York Times bestselling author of the Grisha Trilogy, calls it, "A dark, thoroughly modern fairy tale crackling with wit and magical mayhem."
Last November 6, 2016 (Sunday), I went to Lauren Kate's book signing event, and at the same time, it's the promotion of the movie adaption of her Fallen book. I'm so excited that I would meet them! For Lauren Kate's book signing, it's her third time to visit the Philippines. And I always missed that … Continue reading Lauren Kate’s book signing event & Fallen movie promotion