Book Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz

Author: Heather Morris Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: ★★☆☆☆ (2.5 out of 5 stars) This is a historical fiction based on a true story of love and survival of Lale and Gita Sokolov. Lale, using his ability to speak multiple languages, was able to secure a job as a Tätowierer or tattooist in a prison camp… Continue reading Book Review: The Tattooist of Auschwitz

Book Review: The Sky Is Everywhere

Author: Jandy Nelson Genre: Young Adult, Romance Rating: ★★★★☆ (4 out of 5 stars) This is a story about Wuthering Heights-obsessed, band geek and clarinetist Lennie Walker. Her only sister Bailey suddenly dropped dead while rehearsing for a play and Lennie being the shadow of her sister was now left alone and center-stage. Bailey was… Continue reading Book Review: The Sky Is Everywhere

What Made My Month (January 2018)

Now! Can you believe January is at its end already? I know! Eleven months to go guys. Haha. But in fairness to 2018, January for me was actually a great start. I was able to balance my time for work, for my family, for my hobby, for my friends and for the Church. Although it's… Continue reading What Made My Month (January 2018)

Current Book Situation

The past couple of weeks, I have noticed that I've been highly UNMOTIVATED to do anything. Normally, when I can't paint I go and write and when I can't write as well I'd go and read. But somehow, I couldn't do any of those three. So now, aside from having no any artworks done, I… Continue reading Current Book Situation

Book Review: The Virgin Suicides

Author: Jeffrey Eugenides Genre: Fiction Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3.5 out of 5 stars) I was reading another book when this book was mentioned and I realized that I've had this book for a couple of years already but never really bothered to read it. I don't even know why I bought it. Probably because I saw… Continue reading Book Review: The Virgin Suicides

Book Review: This Song Will Save Your Life

Author: Leila Sales Genre: Young Adult Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3.5 out of 5 stars) I have tried writing this book review for the past month and I almost discarded the idea because I couldn't come up with something cohesive. My thoughts are all over the place because I'm not sure if I like this book or not.… Continue reading Book Review: This Song Will Save Your Life

Book Review: Struck by Lightning

Author: Chris Colfer Genre: Young Adult Rating: ★★★★☆ (4 out of 5 stars) Struck by Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal is about Carson who is a driven, passionate and ambitious senior student of Clover High School but who also happens to be at the bottom of the food chain, basically, an outcast. He however continues… Continue reading Book Review: Struck by Lightning