Book Themed Wedding

I've mentioned on my blog that I married earlier this year. I wanted to share a few snapshots from my wedding. Though not all of them of course since those are dear to my heart. Ha ha. Prior to the wedding, I had several ideas for the theme. I was very indecisive when it came… Continue reading Book Themed Wedding

Anime, Books, Movies

Kimi No Na Wa (Your Name): Movie Review

When my sister was in Japan, she kept gushing about Your Name and she recommended the movie for me to see. Luckily for me Your Name premiered here in the United States on April 7th of this year. I wanted to see what the hype around Your Name was going to be. A quick synopsis:… Continue reading Kimi No Na Wa (Your Name): Movie Review

Books, YA

Wunderkids: (Part 1: Wildwood Academy) by Jacqueline Silvester

15-year-old Nikka is invited to attend Wildwood Academy, a prestigious but secret boarding school for talented youth located deep in the Californian mountains. Once there, Nikka quickly falls in love with her bizarre classes, the jaw-dropping scenery and... two very different boys. However, Wildwood Academy has a dark and twisted secret, one that could cost… Continue reading Wunderkids: (Part 1: Wildwood Academy) by Jacqueline Silvester

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, 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, 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


Overcoming The Reading Slump

Hello Reading Slump, You truly suck. I can read my school textbooks just fine, but when it comes to my personal reading time…I can’t. I have tried reading a chapter a day; I have tried reading a couple pages. I have nothing. But, what can I do about it? I can force myself to read,… Continue reading Overcoming The Reading Slump

Weekly Meme, WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday October 5th, 2016

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words. So for this week, I haven't had that much time reading. Well, I've mostly been reading my required chapters for school, but that's it. Midterms are coming up soon and I've started my study guides for class. Once midterms are over,… Continue reading WWW Wednesday October 5th, 2016

Bookish, Weekly Meme, WWW Wednesday

WWW Wednesday Sept 28 2016

WWW Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Sam @ Taking on a World of Words. I'm out of my book slump and I'm back. Ha ha. Summer makes me lazy and it's when I read the least amount of books. Now that I'm taking a couple classes, I'm feeling more productive. I'm taking my sweet time… Continue reading WWW Wednesday Sept 28 2016

Books, netgalley, YA

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova

Author: Zoraida Cordova Website: Genre: Urban Fantasy, Young Adult Links: Amazon | Goodreads Goodreads Synopsis: Nothing says Happy Birthday like summoning the spirits of your dead relatives. Alex is a bruja, the most powerful witch in a generation...and she hates magic. At her Deathday celebration, Alex performs a spell to rid herself of her power. But… Continue reading Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Cordova