Siblinghood of the World Bloggers Awards #2

           It’s been a really long time since we were nominated for this award. I believe those will be the first words to every subsequent gifts from our fellow bloggers until, some day, when we’ll find hidden supernatural powers to get us up to date with all these awards. Nevertheless, we’re…

Pages in the Wind by Sally Saylor De Smet

“I poked my skin, trying to recover the sensations in my face. I felt like a refugee, looking for a sanctuary. But jail was not a sanctuary. Jail gave the world a sanctuary from me.” — Sally Saylor De Smet, Pages in the Wind           Emily Quinn is a young adult…

Peter Pan by J.M Barrie

My rating : ★★★★☆ “So come with me, where dreams are born, and time is never planned. Just think of happy things, and your heart will fly on wings, forever, in Never Never Land!” ― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan: Fairy Tales           After seeing millions of adaptations and hearing about the tale,…

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

“Quiet minds cannot be perplexed or frightened but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.” — Robert Louis Stevenson, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde           It doesn’t come as a surprise that I’ve laid hands on this beautiful…

The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (Volume 1) by Alan Moore

“If I work with the British, it is because I no longer feel even Indian. The sea, now is my only nation.” — Alan Moore, The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (Volume 1)           It’s been a while we haven’t heard from our good friend Alan Moore, huh? This time around, author…

The Sisters of Versailles by Sally Christie

My Rating: ★★★★☆ “Goodness, but sisters are a thing to fear.” — Sally Christie, The Sisters of Versailles           Siblings can be tough sometimes. Who am I kidding? ALL THE TIME. LOL. Sisters of Versailles dressed a beautiful portrait of five sisters who will have to fight for a place in the…

Brave New World by Aldous Huxley

“that is the secret of happiness and virtue – liking what you’ve got to do. All conditioning aims at that: making people like their unescapable social destiny.” — Aldous Huxley, Brave New World           Have you ever imagined that even the most perfect utopia imaginable couldn’t bring the happiness you truly desire? Aldous…

Energy Dependence Day by Christian F. Burton

My Rating : ★★★★☆ Blurb: Energy Dependence Day weaves a tale through the political, social, and religious differences of the United States and Saudi Arabia, experienced through the lives of two men, both orphaned as children. One has lived his life in terrorist training camps while the other entered the military and then law enforcement….

Sevara (Volume 1) – Dawn of Hope by Damian Wampler

“iladis manus tu, iladim manus ti, “What does it mean? “You will be remembered, for I will remember you.” — Damian Wampler, Sevara (Volume 1) – Dawn of Hope           The premises behind the world of Sevara is bound to send chills down any free man. Girls are unwanted at birth. They’re…

The Emoji Book Tag

Hello lovelies <3, Don’t fret. This is a real short post. We were tagged by Giovanna way, way back then. Thank you so much for thinking of us back then, check out her blog if that wasn’t already done. Thought it was time to make this go public and show the world what The Emoji…

PROMO : When the Serpent Bites by Nesly Clerge

Name of Book: When The Serpent Bites Publisher: Bookbaby Pages:387 Date of Publication: October 30, 2015 Genre: General fiction, crime, psychological thrillerBook Synopsis: Frederick Starks has it all—a gorgeous wife who was his high school sweetheart, three beautiful children, a mansion and cars others envy, millions in the bank, respected in his community, admired by…

Batman Earth One (Volume 1) by Geoff Johns

“But I’m beginning to see Gotham has its beauty too.” — Geoff Johns, Batman Earth One (Volume 1)          Let’s get something out of the way. Sometimes, you just got to dive into a book without having expectations. Expectations are destructive and prone to send you reeling down deception and disappointment. It is…

Divergent Trilogy Review by Veronica Roth

Divergent Trilogy : ★★★★☆ FACTION BEFORE BLOOD. – Veronica roth  Do I really need an introduction ? LOL This trilogy is one of the most  popular, hyped trilogies among The Hunger Games and Twilight. The first movie alone, made 56 millions $ at the opening weekend box office. And like most of movies, there’s a book behind…

The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness

“Not everyone has to be the Chosen One. Not everyone has to be the guy who saves the world. Most people just have to live their lives the best they can, doing the things that are great for them, having great friends, trying to make their lives better, loving people properly. All the while knowing…