Blogger Tips: How-To Bookstagram 101

The Bookstagram community has risen in popularity over the past couple of years and I can definitely see why. There is a certain appeal to looking at the aesthetics of bookish pictures and revisiting old favorites, seeking out new books to read, and seeing books in various places all over the world. I myself decided […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Rainy Day Reads

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Rainy Day Reads! I love cozying up with […]

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ARC Review: “The Unhoneymooners” by Christina Lauren

“The Unhoneymooners” by Christina Lauren Publishing Date: May 14, 2019 Genre: Romance, Contemporary, Fiction Page Length: 416 pages (electronic review edition) Synopsis: Olive Torres is used to being the unlucky twin: from inexplicable mishaps to a recent layoff, her life seems to be almost comically jinxed. By contrast, her sister Ami is an eternal champion . . […]

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Book Review: “Enlightenment” (The Bathala Series #1) by Reno Ursal

“Enlightenment” (The Bathala Series #1) by Reno Ursal (2019) Genre: Fantasy, Fiction Page Length: 296 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: When Dorothy Dizon meets the mysterious Adrian Rosario and his alluring knowledge of Filipino history, her life takes an unchartered detour. Dorothy’s true calling is connected to the hidden history of the Philippines, but Adrian reveals […]

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Book Tag Thursday: Dog Book Tag

As always for this segment I will find awesome book tags throughout the vast, wide inter-webs and complete mini-challenges. I’ll hope you’ll have fun and participate with me as well! Leave your own answers in the comments or write your post and link it back to me. (You are also free to use the picture […]

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January-March Book Haul: “New Year, New Books” Edition

Hello 2019! As with last year’s goal of my (somewhat) book buying ban I’m working on buying fewer books, reading more books on my own bookshelves, and trying to obtain some of the newer anticipated reads from my local library. I’ve continued to stick to this goal and slowly but surely, I’m starting to see […]

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Monthly Comic Corner: March Edition

“Monthly Comic Corner” is a segment that compiles mini-reviews of comics, graphic novels, and manga that I’ve read for the month. Here are my reviews for the month of March which features a memoir, curious ghosts, and life on a farm. *Trying to get this segment back on track, I haven’t had as much time […]

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My Favorite Things: March Edition

My Favorite Things” is a monthly segment where I share my personal and current favorites in seasonal products, health & beauty, food, decor, movies, TV, and more. Hope you enjoy these personal picks! Movies Made In America Synopsis: Lighthearted tale about the daughter of a black career woman who discovers that she is the product of […]

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Top Ten Tuesday: Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book

Top Ten Tuesday was created by The Broke and the Bookish in June of 2010 and was moved to That Artsy Reader Girl in January of 2018. It was born of a love of lists, a love of books, and a desire to bring bookish friends together. This week’s topic is Things That Make Me Pick Up a Book! […]

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Book Review: “Quests and Quandaries” (The Floating Isles #1) by Alda Yuan

“Quests and Quandaries” (The Floating Isles #1) by Alda Yuan (2018) Genre: Fiction, Fantasy Page Length: 282 pages (paperback edition) Synopsis: The Floating Isles were created millions of years ago when a beetle the size of a continent churned up mud from the seabed for a perch. And things have only gotten weirder since.This is […]

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