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

What Made My Month (July 2018)

Oh my July! Quite a busy month. Full of changes and adjustments. I actually haven't been able to write anything because I think my brain got pretty overwhelmed. But things are good. And I am so grateful for everything happening. 1. New Work You guys know it. I've already started with my new job. And… Continue reading What Made My Month (July 2018)

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

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: November 9

Author: Colleen Hoover Genre: Romance | New Adult Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3 out of 5 stars) Note: This was first posted on my now deleted Tumblr. I was able to retrieve some draft. I just edited some parts of it and added more thoughts about the book. I didn’t have any high expectations about this book (first:… Continue reading Book Review: November 9

What Made My Month (August 2017)

Another month ends. Where did the time go? Time flies! And the priest eloquently reminded us of that the other day. He said that in September 8 we will celebrate the birthday of Mama Mary and then come October and it's already the month of the Holy Rosary. The moment it ends we will remember… Continue reading What Made My Month (August 2017)

Book Review: All The Light We Cannot See

Author: Anthony Doerr Genre: Historical Fiction Rating: ★★★★★ (5 out of 5 stars) “What’s your favorite thing about Earth?” It was a question from the movie The Space Between Us which I had watched by the time I finished reading this wonderful book by Anthony Doerr. And that question really stuck with me and my friends… Continue reading Book Review: All The Light We Cannot See

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

Book Review: Elizabeth is Missing

Author: Emma Healey Genre: Mystery (and a hint of Dark Humor) Rating: ★★★☆☆ (3 out of 5 stars) Don’t you guys love reading good psychological mystery stories? Those kind which will send your brain reeling. Stories which will keep you on the edge of your seat, gripped and enthralled. Those which jumbles your head with… Continue reading Book Review: Elizabeth is Missing