Hey guys! The past few months flew by in a whirlwind of events and hectic work schedules. But I'm still so happy that I had a pretty decent haul for August and September. I'm looking forward to the next couple of months--- there are awesome new releases from Leigh Bardugo and Maggie Stiefvater and I… Continue reading My August-September Book Haul!
It's been said before and I'll say it again: nerds have a very unrealistically high standard in guys thanks to fictional boyfriends. Kaz Brekker may not be the standard-issue book boyfriend, but hey, we love him anyway. Appears in: Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom by Leigh Bardugo Why I love Kaz: Okay, first off,… Continue reading Book Boyfriend: Kaz Brekker
The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater Genre: YA Fantasy Synopsis From Goodreads: “There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue… Continue reading The Raven Boys Review and My Undying Love For All Things Weird
Hello! I know I've been missing out on a lot of things here on the blog lately, so I just wanted to drop in and say hi. 🙂 It's been quite a while since my last post and well, the reason for it is...I've been busy. Classic, right? I've often heard that you shouldn't simply… Continue reading On Spreading Yourself Way Too Thin
I've said it once and I'll say it again: being a book lover from a "third-world" country is hard (see our About page for the heartfelt rant), but it's even harder when you live outside of Manila. With so many things concentrated in Metro Manila, we nerds from other cities like Cebu or Davao either… Continue reading 6 Things Book Nerds Outside Metro Manila Desperately Want
Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson Genre: YA/ Fantasy Synopsis From Goodreads: Before Peter Pan belonged to Wendy, he belonged to the girl with the crow feather in her hair... Fifteen-year-old Tiger Lily doesn't believe in love stories or happy endings. Then she meets the alluring teenage Peter Pan in the forbidden woods of Neverland… Continue reading Heartbreaking In The Best Way: Tiger Lily Review
"Are you sure about this?" "Yes, I am. Just tell me what to do." "I need you to be positive about this. It will be very uncomfortable for you." "I know. But I'll complete this mission like my life depended on it." And so with one last nod, I handed over the Jenny Han books… Continue reading What Did Jenny Han And Siobhan Vivian Love About Cebu? #JennyAndSiobhanInPH
Hey, everyone! I'm so glad I finally made time to sit down and spend a nice quiet afternoon here on the blog. Let me settle in and bask in all this warm, nerdy goodness. Ah, there we go. Wonderful. 🙂 Sometimes I find it funny that I write for a living but can hardly write… Continue reading Oh You Know, Life Lately
Since Jenny Han is coming to the country, I think it's only fitting that our next Book Boyfriend would be none other than Peter Kavinsky. Oh, Peter. Just thinking about him makes me sigh. This big dork is just dreamy. Appears in: To All The Boys I've Loved Before Series by Jenny Han… Continue reading Book Boyfriend: Peter K
Gah! Jenny Hand and Siobhan Vivian are coming to the Philippines. On a Friday?! Yeap, Jenny and Siobhan are coming to town for a booksigning event hosted by National Bookstore this September 15, 2017. Yes, it is a Friday. Working girls like me are now finding ways to somehow be at two places at the… Continue reading Jenny Han and Siobhan Vivian Are Coming to The PH!!!