Books

Beauty And The Beast (2017)

Growing up as a little girl, I watched every single Disney movie that I would get my hands on. Beauty and the Beast is one of my favorite fairy tales. Belle was such as relatable character growing up. I absolutely love the original movie. When Disney announced the live action of Beauty and the Beast,… Continue reading Beauty And The Beast (2017)

Books, netgalley, YA

ARC: Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves

The thrilling first book in a YA fantasy trilogy for fans of Red Queen. In a world where social prestige derives from a trifecta of blood, money, and magic, one girl has the ability to break the spell that holds the social order in place. Sixteen-year-old Anna Arden is barred from society by a defect… Continue reading ARC: Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves

Blog, Books

Where Have I Been?

Hey, it’s been a while. The last time I posted on my blog was around the end of December, and since then, I have not been active. I went away due to my wedding that happened in January. I was busy finalizing my family for the wedding and finishing final touches to the wedding. January… Continue reading Where Have I Been?

Books, Fantasy, Romance, YA

Aisuru by Anma Natsu

“You told me before that you’d never regret meeting me. Do you still feel that way now?” Eighteen-year-old Sakura has spent her high school years living in self-imposed isolation. She’s carefully perfected her role as a cold, stuck up snob at school to keep her classmates, her teacher, the world at a distance so they… Continue reading Aisuru by Anma Natsu

Books, Fantasy, YA

Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap of her fingers. Katharine is a poisoner, one who can ingest… Continue reading Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake

Books, Contemporary

ARC: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Roanoke girls never last long around here. In the end, we either run or we die. After her mother's suicide, fifteen year-old Lane Roanoke came to live with her grandparents and fireball cousin, Allegra, on their vast estate in rural Kansas. Lane knew little of her mother's mysterious family, but she quickly embraced life as… Continue reading ARC: The Roanoke Girls by Amy Engel

Books, Romance

12 Dares Of Christmas by Leigh W. Stuart

Lauren Hall has one wish for Christmas this year—raise money to build a new, no-kill animal shelter for the town of Sycamore Cove. And she is prepared to do anything to make it happen. Even dare a man she just met to perform a strip tease for the local knitting society. Gabe Nicholson has one… Continue reading 12 Dares Of Christmas by Leigh W. Stuart

Asian Dramas, Television

Why I Dropped The Empress Of China (Drama)

Hey, and good day! In all the years of blogging, I have not reviewed an Asian drama yet on this blog. I occasionally watch Asian dramas, mostly Korean and Japanese. I've never watched a Chinese drama until now. The Empress of China has been on my radar for a couple years, and I finally decided… Continue reading Why I Dropped The Empress Of China (Drama)

Books, Manga

Manga Classics: Emma

Just in time for the 200th Anniversary, Manga Classics: Emma brings Jane Austen's classic tale of youthful folly and romantic exuberance to a modern audience with this beautiful, new manga adaptation. The impulsive match-making of Emma Woodhouse delivers both humor and heartache through the gorgeous artwork of manga-ka Po Tse (Manga Classics: Pride and Prejudice).… Continue reading Manga Classics: Emma

Top Ten Tuesday, Weekly Meme

Top Ten Tuesday: Holiday Gift Guide

Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. If you want to join, please check out the blog!! Christmas is right around the corner, and for many that means time to shop for holiday gifts. There are several gift options to cater each person. I get excited thinking… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Holiday Gift Guide