The Giver of Stars - Blurb Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. So when a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt’s new… Continue reading Book Review: The Giver of Stars by Jojo Mojes
Yo creo que a todo el mundo le nació un hobbie nuevo durante esta época del Covid-19. En mi caso, fue la decoración. Me enfoqué en crear el Reading Nook mas acogedor del mundo y que se adapte a mis necesidades. Incluso, esto me sirvió para desalojar muebles que tenia demás en mi habitación y… Continue reading ¡Crea tu propio Reading Nook!
The other day, I heard several teenagers complaining about how boring reading can be. Well let me tell you, it doesn't have to be! I know most teens consider they have to read classics in order to be an avid reader. That so not true. I actually recommend them to lay off the classics for… Continue reading Summer Teen TBR list!
How would you feel if you're stranded on an island with a guy you don't exactly get along with- plus two dorks?! Lovewrecked by Karina Halle is that scenario come to life! “How are we going to get through this?” she asks, her voice quiet against the roar of the downpour, the rain running into… Continue reading Book Review: Lovewrecked – Karina Halle
This is a very well plotted psychological thriller! I loved how it has a feminism sub-genre involved in the story. The Herd demonstrates the power of female empowerment and how women should ALWAYS support each other no matter what. However, it also portrays the power of envy and how it can really screw your mind.
I'm so proud of myself! Apparently I'm improving my reading speed since I got to read 4 books in May instead of my usual 3! If it weren't for starting work again, I would've been able to probably read more books, but that's life! Clap When You Land - Elizabeth Acevedo Next Year in Havana… Continue reading The Book Meddler’s May Wrap Up
Do you clap when you land? In a novel-in-verse that brims with grief and love, National Book Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth Acevedo writes about the devastation of loss, the difficulty of forgiveness, and the bittersweet bonds that shape our lives. Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the… Continue reading Book Review: Clap When You Land – Elizabeth Acevedo
Do you like visiting bookstores when you travel?! As you well know, I absolutely LOVE traveling! Especially literary travels. There's nothing more rewarding for me, than to submerge myself in an ocean of books and buy a ton of them when I visit famous independent bookstores around the world. I've been lucky enough to visit… Continue reading Bookstores I wish to Visit!
Next Year in Havana by Chanel Cleeton was recommended to me by a fellow book blogger a few months ago. I thought it interesting since I live in a town that survives out of the sugar industry. After the Cuban Revolution, a lot of cubans emigrated to Miami. Especially the ones who had a priviledge… Continue reading Book Review: Next Year in Havana- Chanel Cleeton
What is your favorite music for reading?! This is some kind of dilema, since we have people that don't believe you can read and listen to music at the same time. Silence is the key for them to concentrate! Although I've never been diagnosed with ADD (that I know of haha), I have a really… Continue reading Best Music for Reading