the red palace – june hur | arc review

The Red Palace by June Hur StandaloneExpected publication: January 25th 2022 by Feiwel & FriendsAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Historical Fiction, Mystery, RomanceRep: Korean Rating: ★★★★★ Synopsis: Joseon (Korea), 1758. There are few options available to illegitimate daughters in the capital city, but through hard work and study, eighteen-year-old Hyeon has earned a position as a palace… Continue reading the red palace – june hur | arc review

10 books i wanted to read in 2021 but didn’t..

Now that the year is over, it's time to reflect on the books that I've read and those that I neglected because too many books, too little time! Past September, I didn't pick up as many 2021 releases as I wanted since I was trying to check quite a bit of backlisted books. A lofty… Continue reading 10 books i wanted to read in 2021 but didn’t..

within these wicked walls – lauren blackwood | arc review

Within These Wicked Walls by Lauren Blackwood StandalonePublished October 19th 2021 by Wednesday BooksAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy, Horror, RetellingRepresentation: Ethiopian-inspired Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: What the heart desires, the house destroys... Andromeda is a debtera—an exorcist hired to cleanse households of the Evil Eye. When a handsome young heir named Magnus Rochester reaches out to hire… Continue reading within these wicked walls – lauren blackwood | arc review

14 january 2022 releases: my chang’e prayers were answered

Happy New Year, everyone! 🍾✨ I hope that 2021 treated you well despite all the chaos that went down, especially since COVID is still disrupting our lives. Personally 2021 was filled with great moments. I've reached milestones and reflected upon the highlights. Last year was pretty hectic but I managed to read and blog. While… Continue reading 14 january 2022 releases: my chang’e prayers were answered

january tbr: reading heaven official’s blessing volume 1 is top priority

Welcome, welcome! Happy New Year, everyone! Hope you had a fantastic start to 2022. For me, the first few days were slow and relaxing but I recently got sick and feel horrible. Yay~ /sarcasm/ Well done, immune system, you've totally turned me off from doing anything right from the beginning of the new year. 👏👏… Continue reading january tbr: reading heaven official’s blessing volume 1 is top priority

2022 reading challenges | starting the year with chaotic energy

Instead of starting the new year with calmness and serenity, I've decided that the chaotic energy within me needs to be released in the form of joining five year-long reading challenges. Why will I do this to myself? I have no reasons other than testing my limits and reading as many books as I can.… Continue reading 2022 reading challenges | starting the year with chaotic energy

vespertine – margaret rogerson | review

Vespertine by Margaret Rogerson Series: Vespertine #1Published October 5th 2021 by Margaret K. McElderry BooksAge Range: Young AdultGenre: Fantasy Rating: ★★★★ Synopsis: The dead of Loraille do not rest.Artemisia is training to be a Gray Sister, a nun who cleanses the bodies of the deceased so that their souls can pass on; otherwise, they will… Continue reading vespertine – margaret rogerson | review

winter wonderland book tag 🎄✨

Welcome to the Winter Wonderland book tag! ❄️ Born and raised in a hot and sunny country, I've never experienced true winter before. Always been fascinated with celebrating Christmas during this season when it's cold and snowing. I was tagged by the lovely Tasya @ The Literary Huntress, and had a fun time coming up… Continue reading winter wonderland book tag 🎄✨

will i read 400 books this year? | december tbr

With December here, I believe everyone is in the festive mood of celebrating Christmas! 🎄🎄 Personally, I don't really celebrate the holiday since there isn't such a tradition in general. I hope wherever you are, you're spending time with your loved ones and cherishing every moment. There aren't a lot of personal updates but I've… Continue reading will i read 400 books this year? | december tbr

the aesthete blogger award

Hello! I was tagged by Susana @Susana Loves Books to do The Aesthete Blogger Award ❤ Thank you so much for nominating me, Susana. I had a wonderful time answering your questions and coming up with new ones. Haven't been posting much recently because there are some pretty big changes in my life. Also, since… Continue reading the aesthete blogger award