Monthly Wrap-Up | June 2016

Hello wonderful people! It’s the end of June and the beginning of July! The core of summer is near and it’s that time of the month where we revisit all the posts we’ve published, all the wonderful books we’ve discovered and all the great cinema we might have crossed paths with! Let’s get right to…

Q&A With Lisa Jewell

Hello everyone!      Lately we’ve been participating in the Summer Fiction Blog Tour hosted by Simon & Schuster Canada. Last week’s novel of the week was The Girls In The Garden and Trang has made a review for it a couple days ago. If you haven’t checked it out yet, click here and then come…

The Happiness Tag

Omg a tag from Bookidote?! It’s been forever I know. We are back guys with a cute random post ❤ This month has been a tough month for us and we are glad to finally have time to a tag 🙂  Big thank you to the lovely Yarravy from Hiraethforthepages for nominating us. 

Girls In The Garden by Lisa Jewell

MY RATING: ★★★★☆    The book is about this little neighborhood who has developed a special community sense until a new family came and changed everything. Clare, a single mother with two girls, Pip and Grace, are obliged to adapt to this new environment after their father had a schizophrenia period attack. Grace, the older sister, still remembers…

The Muiread by Luke Taylor

“Let me walk to that day without fear, fair Ivy. Let me walk where the dawn and dusk collide, and there, standing tall against Eternity’s foe, fight the fight of my life.” — Luke Taylor, The Muiread      Have you ever read a novel that said more about the author than his biography could? It’s…

A Court Of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J.Mass

  My Rating: ★★☆☆☆ Goodreads: When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre discovers that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin—one of the lethal, immortal faeries who once ruled…

Le Petit Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

“It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Le Petit Prince     Do you know what makes a classic, a classic? Let me tell you. It’s in their ability to withstand the test of time. It’s in their power to…

Relativity by Antonia Hayes- Summer Fiction Blog Tour

MY RATING : ★★★★☆ “Panic exists on a frequency entirely of its own. Air into air, particle by particle, panic vibrates through the elastic atmosphere faster than the speed of sound.” Ethan, a twelve year old boy who is fascinated by physics and all sort of science in general. He has an amazing memory, learns…

Sex Criminals Vol.1

MY RATING : ★★☆☆☆ Suzie, in the need of satisfying her sexual desires, starts to touch herself.. and suddenly time freezes. Not metaphorically speaking. LITERALLY. TIME STOPS.  That’s Suzie’s super power, people! You know what? It doesn’t stop there, she meets Jon and he possesses the same ability as her. Every time they have sex,…

We Are Robin (Volume 1) – The Vigilante Business by Lee Bermejo

“Someone told me that the problem with youth is the inability to accept your own mortality. I wouldn’t consider this one of my problems.” — Lee Bermejo, We Are Robin (Volume 1) – The Vigilante Business      Lee Bermejo? You might be wondering who on earth that is, right? He’s the man who wrote, illustrated and…

Thoughts while reading Me Before You

MY RATING : ★★★★☆ Will Traynor knows his motorcycle accident took away his desire to live. He knows everything feels very small and rather joyless now and he knows exactly how he’s going to put a stop to that. What Will doesn’t know is that Lou is about to burst into his world in a…

JUNE TBR + Relationship Update

 HELLO FRIENDS!     It’s time for some Bookidote forecast! Is it just me or are the sequels of highly popular books coming out REAL soooon?! Gosh, can we just get our hands on those books already or what? 😀 In this edition of our Monthly Kick in the Butt, you’ll see what we’re currently reading,…

Monthly Wrap-Up | May 2016

HEY GUYS!      A lot has happened during the month of May, and among those things was the beginning of Summer (well.. the end of a semester). A trip to Santa Monica and Los Angeles, especially for YALLWEST marked the beginning of this freedom, and boy, was that an amazing trip to California! 😀 A…