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  • 2013 / 08 / 31

    Unbreakable

    Author: Elizabeth Norris Series: (Unraveling #2) Published: April 23rd 2013 Publisher:  Balzer + Bray Categories: Action, Science Fiction,Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Goodreads Summary: Four months after Ben disappeared through the portal to his home universe, Janelle believes she’ll never see him again. Her world is still devastated, but life is finally starting to resume some kind of normalcy. Until Interverse Agent Taylor Barclay shows up. Somebody from an alternate universe is running a human trafficking ring,—

  • 2013 / 08 / 30

    Starglass

    Author: Phoebe North Series: (Starglass #1) Published: July 23rd 2013 Publisher:  Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers Categories: Fantasy, Science Fiction,Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Terra has never known anything but life aboard the Asherah, a city-within-a-spaceship that left Earth five hundred years ago in search of refuge. At sixteen, working a job that doesn’t interest her, and living with a grieving father who only notices her when he’s yelling, Terra is sure that there—

  • 2013 / 08 / 29

    Wild Cards

    Author: Simone Elkeles Series: (Wild Cards #1) Published: January 2nd 2014 (first published October 1st 2013) Publisher:  Walker Books UK Categories: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: After getting kicked out of boarding school, bad boy Derek Fitzpatrick has no choice but to live with his ditzy stepmother while his military dad is deployed. Things quickly go from bad to worse when he finds out she plans to move them back to her childhood home—

  • 2013 / 08 / 28

    Week 35. Waiting on Wednesday

    It’s Wednesday again. What books are you looking forward to reading? Waiting on” Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine that showcases much awaited upcoming releases. Vicious by Victoria Schwab Expected publication: September 24th 2013  Publisher: Tor Format/Pages: Hardcover, 368 pages A masterful, twisted tale of ambition, jealousy, betrayal, and superpowers, set in a near-future world. Victor and Eli started out as college roommates—brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other.—

  • 2013 / 08 / 27

    Earthbound

    Author: Aprilynne Pike Series: (Earthbound #1) Published: Razorbill Publisher: July 30th 2013 Categories: Fantasy, Mythology, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Tavia Michaels is the sole survivor of the plane crash that killed her parents. When she starts to see strange visions of a boy she’s never spoken with in real life, she begins to suspect that there’s much about her past that she isn’t being told. Tavia immediately searches for answers, desperate to determine why she—

  • 2013 / 08 / 27

    Week 35. Top Ten Tuesday

    Tuesday is for top ten list! Here’s mine! Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they will post a new Top Ten list  that bloggers will answer. The topic for this week is: August 27: Top Ten Most Memorable Secondary Characters Most of the time I fell in love with primary characters of the book. There are heroes or heroines on their own rights. But there are instances when secondary characters have—

  • 2013 / 08 / 26

    My Favorite Mistake

    Author: Chelsea M. Cameron Series: (My Favorite Mistake #1) Published: August 27th 2013 Publisher: Harlequin HQN Categories: Contemporary, Romance, New Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Two secrets. One bet. Who will break first? Taylor Caldwell can’t decide if she wants to kiss her new college roommate or punch him. On the one hand, Hunter Zaccadelli is a handsome blue-eyed bundle of charm. On the other, he’s a tattooed, guitar-playing bad boy. Maybe that’s why Taylor’s afraid of—

  • 2013 / 08 / 26

    Week 35. Stacking The Shelves + news

    Before anything else, I would like to thank my host Three Words for helping me out. If you haven’t noticed my sites (all sites that are under my domain including this blog) were inaccessible. I also put a public notice on my private journal. To give you a gist, my domain has been compromised and I think was injected with harmful content therefore was blocked by your browsers. Due to amount of sites I’m managing it took them a while—

  • 2013 / 08 / 20

    Week 34. Top Ten Tuesday

    Tuesday is for top ten list! Here’s mine! Top Ten Tuesday is an original feature/weekly meme created at The Broke and the Bookish. Each week they will post a new Top Ten list  that bloggers will answer. The topic for this week is: August 20: Top Ten Things That Make Your Life As A Reader/Book Blogger Easier (maybe it’s Goodreads or your library or different resourcers etc. etc.) Book Blogging should be fun and easy. Image © http://weheartit.com/haneee It’s so weird for me—

  • 2013 / 08 / 19

    TOTB. 1: Book Bargain

    Hey, wanna know some tips on book bargains?   Thinking Outside the Box is a brand spanking new feature here at my blog for topics that are random but still book related. I can tell you that here in the Philippines reading is a luxury. Education while should be a right of every citizen is always a privilege. So yes, whether it is a fiction or non-fiction books, those come with very lavish price tags (although compare to other countries—

  • 2013 / 08 / 19

    Sever

    Author:  Lauren DeStefano Series: (The Chemical Garden #3) Published: February 12th 2013 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers Categories: Fantasy, Science Fiction, Post Apocalyptic External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Time is running out for Rhine in this conclusion to the New York Times bestselling Chemical Garden Trilogy. With the clock ticking until the virus takes its toll, Rhine is desperate for answers. After enduring Vaughn’s worst, Rhine finds an unlikely ally in his brother, an eccentric—

  • 2013 / 08 / 19

    The Darkest Minds

    Author: Alexandra Bracken Series: (The Darkest Minds #1) Published: December 18th 2012 Publisher: Disney Hyperion Categories: Dystopia, Fantasy, Science Fiction, External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: When Ruby woke up on her tenth birthday, something about her had changed. Something alarming enough to make her parents lock her in the garage and call the police. Something that gets her sent to Thurmond, a brutal government “rehabilitation camp.” She might have survived the mysterious disease that’s killed most of America’s—

  • 2013 / 08 / 19

    Week 34. Stacking The Shelves

    Here’s my book stash for this week. Check out what has added on my reading/review stack. “Stacking The Shelves” is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga’ s Reviews. The meme is all about sharing the books you are adding to your shelves, may it be physical or virtual. [*] Ok, so I have few books for this week and I’m doing some catching up last week. And might have just push myself a little bit when it comes to reviewing.—

  • 2013 / 08 / 18

    A Little Too Far

    Author:  Lisa Desrochers Series: (A Little Too Far #1) Published: September 17th 2013 Publisher: William Morrow Categories: Contemporary, Romance, New Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Have you ever gone just a little too far? Lexie Banks has. Yep. She just had mind-blowing sex with her stepbrother. In her defense, she was on the rebound, and it’s more of a my-dad-happened-to-marry-a-woman-with-a-super-hot-son situation. But still, he’s been her best friend and confidant for the better part of the last—

  • 2013 / 08 / 16

    The Chaos of Stars

    Author:  Kiersten White Published: September 10th 2013 Publisher: HarperTeen Categories: Fantasy, Mythology, Young Adult External Links: Book Depository • Goodreads Synopsis: Isadora’s family is seriously screwed up. Of course, as the human daughter of Egyptian gods, that pretty much comes with the territory. She’s also stuck with parents who barely notice her, and a house full of relatives who can’t be bothered to remember her name. After all, they are going to be around forever—and she’s a mere mortal. Isadora’s—

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