bookish · discussions

what do you look for in a blog?

reasons of following a blog (or following someone in general) vary from one person to another. it usually depends on the topics discussed, the writing style, and, believe it or not, graphics/theme. yes, as much as we try not to judge something by its looks, a blog theme does have a role in attracting people. it… Continue reading what do you look for in a blog?

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REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough

+ thank you to chronicle books and netgalley for providing me a review copy of this book. this doesn’t affect my thoughts in any way. + p.s. this book is ALREADY published in australia as THE FLYWHEEL. however, it’s finally getting published in the u.s. as GET IT TOGETHER, DELILAH! in april 2017. + p.p.s. it has come… Continue reading REVIEW + DISCUSSION: get it together, delilah! by erin gough

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REVIEW: kissing in america, by margo rabb

Kissing in America, by Margo Robb Published by: Harper Teen (May 26th, 2015) Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Realistic, Growing Up, Travel Pages: 400 Goodreads // The Book Depository ★★★★★ In the two years since her father died, sixteen-year-old Eva has found comfort in reading romance novels—118 of them, to be exact—to dull the pain of her loss that’s… Continue reading REVIEW: kissing in america, by margo rabb

personal

an open letter to my younger self

This is an open letter to my pre-teen era, a.k.a my eleven/twelve years-old self.  I’m sorry in advance if this post gets a little sentimental and/or personal. I might have shred a little tear while writing it. Dear younger self, I’ve always imagined that my letter to you would be some sort of motivational speech… Continue reading an open letter to my younger self

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review + discussion: winter by marissa meyer

the edition below is not the edition i read. mine is in another language. therefore, i put this one so that everyone can recognize it. i’m sorry in advance if some names/places are different. Winter, by Marissa Meyer Series: The Lunar Chronicles #4 Published by Feiwel & Friends (November 10th, 2015) Genre: Young Adult, Science-Fiction,… Continue reading review + discussion: winter by marissa meyer