Hello everyone! How are you guys doing? For those of you in Canada, happy Thanksgiving! On Saturday, my fiance and I cooked a 5-course meal (minestrone soup, pineapple fried rice, green onion pancakes, stuffed turkey with cranberry sauce, and matcha crepe cake)... and we kind of just ate it ourselves because I was sick and … Continue reading Crooked Kingdom // A breath-taking finale
Hello everyone! I've been shouting about Wildcard (Warcross #2) at the top of my lungs (metaphorically though sometimes literally) ever since I finished Warcross. Needless to say, I was ecstatic to finally be able to read the finale to this duology. Please note that this is a spoiler-free review for Wildcard. However, there are some … Continue reading Wildcard // Testing the boundaries of reality and virtual reality
Hello everyone! I heard about the book Crazy Rich Asians a while ago though I never got the chance to read it... until recently when everyone around me started talking about how amazing the movie is! Then I realized I had to read this book. Before you guys keep reading this review, please keep in … Continue reading Crazy Rich Asians // Can money buy happiness?
Hello everyone! I have to admit that I was hesitant about Six of Crows because of the hype around it, but after reading Marie's amazing review about this book, I decided that I HAD to read it. As soon as I started listening to the audiobook, I could not put it down! Ketterdam: a bustling … Continue reading Six of Crows // A fast-paced & addictive YA fantasy novel
Hello everyone! I was in the mood to read a fluffy YA romance this summer and Anna and the French Kiss was just the book I needed. I was swept away by Anna, her quirky friends, and the sweet and charming Etienne. Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has … Continue reading Anna and the French Kiss // a light-hearted YA contemporary novel
Hello everyone! So....... I noticed this review in the "Notes" section of my iPhone and realized that I haven't posted it yet, though I read this book about 2 months ago. I think it is because I was afraid of tomatoes thrown in my face, LOL. Anyway, today I am feeling particularly brave. As you … Continue reading Re-Reading Harry Potter Book 5
Hey guys! Okay, all right, I know what you guys are thinking: I must be the last person on Earth to have read this novel (okay I exaggerate, but still.) The thing is that although I enjoyed the first two books in the Daughter of Smoke & Bone series, they didn't grab me enough to … Continue reading Dreams of Gods & Monsters // Brilliant world-building & an enchanting tale