The idea of writing this post popped into my mind while I was in the bathroom. Have you ever experienced that? Because that’s pretty normal to me. This dilemma is something I have always had to deal with ever since I started blogging. And this mostly happens when I just finished a really great book. … More Reading A Book vs. Writing A Review: The Dilemma
ASIN: B079RCLL3D Title: Girls of Paper and Fire Series: Girls of Paper and Fire, #1 Author: Natasha Ngan Publisher: Jimmy Patterson Books Publishing Date: November 6th, 2018 Format: ebook Pages: 400 Genre: YA Fantasy Purchase at: Indiebound | Amazon | Barnes & Noble Synopsis: Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It’s the highest honor … More Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan
Back in 2015, when I just read an English YA novel for the very first time ever in my life, I did not know yet what diversity and representation in literature means. The 16 year-old me just takes whatever there is. Back then, I did not know or could not even see how white the … More Books That Made Me Feel… REPRESENTED
Just this March and April, Philippines was shOoKt by National Book Store’s BIG SALES. And by “BIG SALES” I mean, sales up to 80% OFF ON ALL IMPORTED BOOKS and SALE ON ALL OF THEIR BRANCHES. It started from their Cubao Book Blowout, then it boomed to a nation-wide sale on their branches. And of … More KARINA’S TIPID BOOK HAUL: NBS Super Summer Sale
The overwhelming postive response to this amazing book, turned a mini tour into a full-fledged blog tour! Check out Collection of the Negatives by Violet St. Karl, and enter to win a paperback copy of the book, and a home blood typing kit! How cool is that?! Collection of the Negatives (The Blood Rising Book … More BLOG TOUR: Collection of the Negatives by Violet St. Karl + GIVEAWAY!
WELCOME TO WITH THE FIRE ON HIGH BLOG TOUR hosted by yours truly, in partnership with HarperCollins International ! Follow the tour to know what bloggers think about the book, see creative contents, and win a copy AND/OR a shirt! Title: With the Fire on High Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Publisher: HarperTeen Publishing Date: May 7, … More BLOG TOUR: With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo | Cover Design Process + 2 GIVEAWAYS!
Our house was invaded by 1 stray cat, then it became 2, then our house was turned into a cat restaurant by 1, then it became 2, then it became 3, until all the cats we were feeding became 6. Then one day, the used-to-be-pregnant one of them brought her litter of kittens to our … More Please Help Support The Amala Clan a.k.a. (soon-to-be more than) 12 Stray Cats