So what has happened?

Hello everyone, I know that I have not posted since August. I am taking my upper division courses in University, and it's been tough for me to update my blog. At the moment, I am committed to finishing my undergrad degree. I hope to update with information here and there. I am more active on… Continue reading So what has happened?


20 by Vastal Surti

'It's really hitting me where I live. Prose poetry about what it feels like to be young and have the whole world caught inside your throat.' - Lena Dunham The story of a young model and an introspective writer, "20" is a novel about loneliness, love, hopes and dreams. One night as she is driving… Continue reading 20 by Vastal Surti

Books, Manga

First Impressions: Love Is Like After The Rain | 恋は雨上がりのように Vol. I by Jun Mayuzuki

MAL Synopsis: Akira Tachibana is a soft-spoken high school student who used to be a part of the track and field club but, due to an injury, she is no longer able to run as fast as she once could. Working part-time at a family restaurant as a recourse, she finds herself inexplicably falling love with… Continue reading First Impressions: Love Is Like After The Rain | 恋は雨上がりのように Vol. I by Jun Mayuzuki


The Gods Lie by Kaori Ozaki

Natsuru Nanao, a 6th grader who lives alone with his mother, strikes up an unlikely friendship with the reserved and driven Rio Suzumura. Natsuru plays hookey from soccer camp that summer, and instead of telling the truth to his mother, he spends all his time with Rio and her kid brother at their rickety house,… Continue reading The Gods Lie by Kaori Ozaki


ARC: Emma In The Night by Wendy Walker

From the bestselling author of All Is Not Forgotten comes a thriller about two missing sisters, a twisted family, and what happens when one girl comes back... One night three years ago, the Tanner sisters disappeared: fifteen-year-old Cass and seventeen-year-old Emma. Three years later, Cass returns, without her sister Emma. Her story is one of kidnapping and… Continue reading ARC: Emma In The Night by Wendy Walker


Tokyo Tarareba Girls Vol. 1 by Akiko Higashimura

"I spent all my time wondering 'what if,' then one day I woke up and I was 33." She's not that bad-looking, but before she knew it, Rinko was thirty-something and single. She wants to be married by the time the Tokyo Olympics roll around in six years, but...that might be easier said than done!… Continue reading Tokyo Tarareba Girls Vol. 1 by Akiko Higashimura


Preorder: Keeper Under Fire by Jennifer Malone Wright

Title: Keeper Under Fire  Author: Jennifer Malone Wright  Genre: Urban Fantasy  Expected Release Date: August 15th, 2017  Cover Designer: Molly at We Got You Covered   Hosted by: Lady Amber’s PR       Blurb:  The Reapers are coming…    The Keepers are ready to fight … to defend their home and the souls, no matter what  the cost.    Olivia Estmond is tired of waiting to be attacked. It is time for the Keepers to strike first  against the Reaper Empress. Preparing to fight is not a new concept for Liv, but living  with a target on your back is not something she has ever dealt with. The Reapers were  ordered to take out the entire Estmond family, and unless the Keepers did something  about it, they wouldn’t stop until their mission was complete.    Not long ago, Aiden was a high-ranking soldier in the Reaper Army, but now he has  fallen from grace in the eyes of the Empress. More than that, he wants his best friend  back. He grew up with Jack and the two were once like brothers. Now, more than ever,  he needed his brother. However, what he didn’t expect from becoming a double agent,  was the attraction to a sexy red headed Keeper that came with the job.      Author Bio:  Jennifer Malone Wright is best known for her short story series, The Vampire Hunter's Daughter. Other works include the follow up to The Vampire Hunter's Daughter series called The Arcadia Falls Chronicles, The Graveyard Guardians series, and her vampire novel called Savior. Jennifer also co-authors a series called Once Upon A Zombie  Apocalypse as well the Beary Tales series.   She resides in the beautiful mountains of northern Idaho with her husband and five children where she practices preparing for the zombie apocalypse. Just kidding!    But seriously, between the craziness of taking care of her children, Jennifer has little time left for herself. The time she does have left, usually leading far into the night, is spent working on her beloved fiction or chatting with her equally crazy friends.    Jennifer also loves coffee, has a passionate affair with red bull, wishes the sushi were  better where she lives and dances while she cleans.     Author Links:  ​ Website:  Twitter:  Facebook:  Instagram:  Amazon:       Goodreads:     Pre-Order Links:  Amazon:  ibooks: … Continue reading Preorder: Keeper Under Fire by Jennifer Malone Wright

Books, Reading Challenge

Bungo Stray Dogs Reading Challenge

  Hey everyone, I wanted to create a reading challenge based on Bungo Stray Dogs. I finished watching season two today and I am so excited to see how this anime will continue once season 3 arrives. Because I felt inspired, I decided to do a reading challenge. I am not sure if anyone has… Continue reading Bungo Stray Dogs Reading Challenge


DNF: The Beautiful Lost by Luanne Rice

Here are three things to know about Maia: 1. Ever since her mother left, Maia's struggled with depression -- which once got so bad, she had to go to an institution for a while. She doesn't want to go back. 2. Maia's sure that if she finds her mother, if the two of them can… Continue reading DNF: The Beautiful Lost by Luanne Rice


The Spellbook of the Lost and Found by Moïra Fowley-Doyle

One stormy summer night, Olive and her best friend, Rose, begin to lose things. It starts with simple items like hair clips and jewellery, but soon it’s clear that Rose has lost something bigger; something she won’t talk about. Then Olive meets three wild, mysterious strangers: Ivy, Hazel and Rowan. Like Rose, they’re mourning losses… Continue reading The Spellbook of the Lost and Found by Moïra Fowley-Doyle