“This was the process by which two lives were disentangled, eventually the dread and discomfort would fade and be replaced by unbroken indifference, I would see him in the street by chance, and it would be like seeing an old photograph of yourself: you recognize the image but are unable to remember quite what it … Continue reading Book Review: Soulful “A Separation” by Katie Kitamura
Apat na buwan na si Janus sa mansiyon nina Manong Joey pero naroon pa rin ang sakit ng dilang-karayom ng manananggal sa puso niya dahil sa pagkawala ng mga mahal niya sa búhay at sapilitang paglayo kay Mica. Simula ng Christmas break nang mawasak ang proteksiyon ng mansiyon laban sa Tiyanak at sa mga kampon … Continue reading Janus Silang 2 Graphic Novel Cover Reveal + PH Blog Tour Sign-Up!
"Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life." --Mark Twain It was only later on in life that I realized that not everyone has good memories from their high school years. That is why I am really thankful to my group of friends for making an emotionally challenging phase for … Continue reading My El Pescador Weekend in Photos
"No matter how long the night, dawn is bound to come.” A college student spends an evening out, unwittingly attracting the attention of various men whose paths she crosses. One in particular, an upperclassman who has been nursing a crush on her for some time, has chosen this night to make his true feelings known. … Continue reading “The Night Is Short, Walk on Girl” by Tomihiko Morimi (ARC Review)
Here's my super late 40th Manila International Book Fair event recap and book haul! Hi, everyone! Please don't hate me for being inactive here for a month 😅 A few weeks ago, I participated in a major book fair for the first time as a bookseller. It was tiring as much as it was fulfilling. … Continue reading My Haliya x MIBF 2019 Experience
"Life is too short to run around after someone who makes you miserable." Seven perfect days. Then he disappeared. A love story with a secret at its heart. When Sarah meets Eddie, they connect instantly and fall in love. To Sarah, it seems as though her life has finally begun. And it's mutual: It's as … Continue reading Book Review: Ghosted by Rosie Walsh
"That was the thing about lies: they demanded commitment." The “gripping… page-turner” (Time) hitting all the best of summer reading lists, Miracle Creek is perfect for book clubs and fans of Liane Moriarty and Celeste Ng. How far will you go to protect your family? Will you keep their secrets? Ignore their lies? In a … Continue reading The Miracle of “Miracle Creek” by Angie Kim