[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.

Magical Review: Vassa in the Night by Sarah Porter

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."

Lauren Kate’s book signing event & Fallen movie promotion

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

Book review: The Yellow Wallpaper (The importance of women in this new generation)

First published in 1892, "The Yellow Wallpaper" is written as the secret journal of a woman who, failing to relish the joys of marriage and motherhood, is sentenced to a country rest cure.