Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely bloggers behind The Broke and the Bookish. This week, we’re free to talk about anything under the sun since it’s freebie week. I chose to talk about ten books I own that I want to read as soon as I’m able. Oh, and for more information about Top Ten Tuesday, please check out The Broke and the Bookish blog – they are amazing.
Choosing this week’s topic (since it’s freebie week) was kinda hard for me. I had no inspiration to draft anything but wanted so badly to participate so I took this dilemma to Twitter. I hosted a poll, and two topics were tied, but I decided to go with this particular topic!
Continue reading “[Top Ten Tuesdays #7] Freebie Week: Top Ten Books I Own That I Want To Read As Soon As I’m Able”
Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly feature hosted by the lovely bloggers behind The Broke and the Bookish. This week, we’re featuring ten amazing titles that’s been released for the past 6 months. Oh, and for more information about Top Ten Tuesday, please check out The Broke and the Bookish blog – they are amazing.
2016 has been such an amazing year so far in terms of book releases. Authors, publishers, and even bloggers have all worked hand in hand to make these releases special and exciting, and today, I’m more than happy to share with everyone the top ten books I’ve seen released for the first half of 2016!
Continue reading “[Top Ten Tuesdays #6] Top Ten Releases of the First Half of 2016”
Last night, I co-hosted the first ever #RPTC, known as the Read Proud Twitter Chat, with my blogging bestie Jasmine of Jasmine Pearl Reads! It was only last week that the Orlando Mass shooting occurred and it is by far the worst mass shooting in America. Being part of the LGBT community, I absolutely felt devastated to know what happened. I could never fully explain just how sad I felt for those who were affected, and we came up with this Twitter chat not only to celebrate Pride Month, but also to uplift everyone’s spirits after the unfortunate incident.
Continue reading “[Mini Event Recap #15] The Read Proud Twitter Chat”
Hi, all! I’m so ecstatic to be able to post again after all that’s happened for me during my senior year in college! By the time this is posted, my internship will have ended, and all I’ll be waiting for is my graduation and the release of a few books. I’m listing down a few life updates, should you wonder where I’ve been for the past few weeks.
Continue reading “[Stacking The Shelves #13] Post-Internship Book Haul + Life Updates”
A lyrical novel about family and friendship from critically acclaimed author Benjamin Alire Sáenz.
Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common. But as the loners start spending time together, they discover that they share a special friendship—the kind that changes lives and lasts a lifetime. And it is through this friendship that Ari and Dante will learn the most important truths about themselves and the kind of people they want to be.
Continue reading “[Book Review #52] Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz”