Grey Sister by Mark Lawrence

Title: Grey Sister Series: Book of the Ancestor #2 Author(s): Mark Lawrence Publisher: Ace Books Format: Hardcover Release Date: April 3rd 2018 Pages: 432 Genre(s): Fantasy ISBN13: 9781101988886 Previously in the Book of the Ancestors: There is a lot to appreciate with Grey Sister. It is not only a testament to Mark Lawrence’s expertise in…

Bookish Pet Peeves

I think we can all agree here that we lovee reading. But I don’t know about you guys but I have a few of bookish annoyances on the way. Movie Tie-In Covers I mean who even had the brilliant idea of creating those WEIRD MOVIE COVERS?! I can’t even think of one good movie tie-in…

Then She Was Gone

I had the chance to read Girls In The Garden by Lisa Jewell a year ago and I really enjoyed it. I greatly appreciate how she blends the suspense with the everyday lives situations. It seems ordinary and simple but our everyday lives are much more complicated than we think . So I was very…

Justice League: The Villain’s Journey by Geoff Johns

Title: Justice League Story arc: The Villain’s Journey Volume: 2 Stand-Alone: No Universe: New 52 Writer(s): Geoff Johns Illustrator(s): Jim Lee, Scott Williams, Ivan Reis, and many more! Publisher: DC Comics Format: Paperback Paperback Release Date: October 1st 2013 Pages: 176 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401237653 Previously on the New 52’s Justice League: Justice League: Origin (Volume…

The Book Awards

I got inspired by the Oscars and The Grammys, but for books! So I present to you, Trang’s own version of The Book Awards LOL Why not ?! It’s also a nice way to  review my favourite books and what make them so special 😀 Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff (don’t want to…

The Wife Between Us by Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen

Title: The Wife Between Us Series: No Author(s): Greer Hendricks & Sarah Pekkanen Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Format: ARC Release Date: January 9th 2018 Pages: 346 Genre(s): Thriller, Mystery ISBN13: 9781250130921 In a blooming world of co-authorship, Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen join together to unleash one of the most buzzed-about thriller in 2018. Seamlessly…

Monthly Wrap-Up | March 2018

Hello lovely people! It’s that time of the month where we go through all the good (and maybe bad?) stuff that happened to us! This is an easy way for everyone to check out posts that might intrigue them or have missed from us and share their thoughts with us. Feel free to share what…

Ready Player One : Book VS Movie

Reading Ready Player One was one of the most satisfying experience in my entire life. I reviewed the book back in 2016 and fangirled so bad about it.  It climbs up easily being on of my top 10 books of all time. Following that rank, Lashaan had to read it (he made it a mission…

The Oracle Year by Charles Soule

Title: The Oracle Year Series: No Author(s): Charles Soule Publisher: Harper Perrenial Format: ARC Release Date: April 3th 2018 Pages: 416 Genre(s): Science-Fiction ISBN13: 9780062686633 You know that conflicted mental state where you wonder if what is to come is a pleasant surprise or a complete disappointment? Just imagine when one of your favourite singer…

The Greatness of Video Games

Hello ladies and gentlemen! With Ready Player One (2018) directed by Steven Spielberg just around the corner, I thought it would be a nice idea to share something I am pretty passionate about, yet rarely openly ramble about: video games.

Trang, Where Have You Been?

As promised, I said I would write a whole post explaining what’s going on with my life and with the blog. First thing, I took some time off to think about rebranding Bookidote. It’s a bold move but as Bookidote continues to grow, I thought it would be more relevant to adapt a more simple…

Jessica Jones (TV Series 2015—) Season 2 Review

Title: Jessica Jones Universe: Marvel’s Netflix Universe Rated: PG-13 Creator: Melissa Rosenberg Release Date: March 8th 2018 Number of episodes: 13 Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction Cast: Krysten Ritter, Rachael Taylor, Eka Darville, J.R. Ramirez, Carrie-Anne Moss, Janet McTeer and many more! Jessica Jones returns to uncover the truth behind her past in ways that…

Love, Simon Movie Review

I was lucky enough to be invited to Love, Simon Premiere on February 9, 2018 in Montreal! Big thank you to Harper Collins for having me at the event 🙂 This movie has the most ordinary plot ever with some of the most ordinary lives ever.  Finally, we have a normal YA movie with no…

The Wolves of Winter by Tyrell Johnson

Title: The Wolves of Winter Series: No (TBD) Author(s): Tyrell Johnson Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: ARC Release Date: January 2nd 2018 Pages: 320 Genre(s): Science-Fiction ISBN13: 9781501155673 The Wolves of Winter, Tyrell Johnson’s debut novel, is a post-apocalyptic novel that strives to bring life to the shivering, freezing climate in the snow-covered Yukon. It embraces…

OBSIDIO (Illuminae Files #3) [ARC]

I know I’ve been absent lately and I’m really sorry but I really had to take a huge hiatus and focus on my setting the path on my career. I will make a special post announcement about what’s going on with my life and all the plans I have for the blog in the future…

Flashpoint by Geoff Johns

Title: Flashpoint Stand-Alone: Yes Universe: New 52 Writer(s): Geoff Johns Illustrator(s): Andy Kubert, Sandra Hope, Alex Sinclair, Ivan Reis, George Pérez, Rags Morales, José Luis García-López, Jesse Delperdang Publisher: DC Comics Format: Paperback Paperback Release Date: March 13th 2012 Pages: 176 Genre(s): Comics, Science Fiction ISBN13: 9781401233389 This is the story that sets things in motion…

Children of Blood and Bone [Blog Tour]

Do you really need another raving review of this book? Yes? Okay fine. LOL Do you remember when Six of Crows came out? Everyone was talking about it and how it was not even considered Young Adult because how well done it is. Well, this book right here is the new Six of Crows phenomenon…

The Promise of the Child by Tom Toner

Title: The Promise of the Child Series: The Amaranthine Spectrum #1 Author(s): Tom Toner Publisher: Night Shade Books Format: Paperback Release Date: October 11th 2016 Pages: 484 Genre(s): Science-Fiction ISBN13: 9781597808552 It has been a long time since my mind was challenged this way. Debut novels are often riddled with characters who are easy to cling…

Thoughts While Reading Book Reviews

Okay you must say.. this is some Inception shit right here right?! She’s posting about READING BOOK REVIEWS. I mean it can’t get more fcked up than this. *A TITLE THAT CAUGHT MY EYE* It always starts like this right, it’s a book that you have heard about or you have read yourself that makes…