Monthly Wrap-Up | November 2016

Hello lovely people! November is now over! Hope everyone had a wonderful month with the least amount of stress or problems though! Today we revisit all the posts we’ve published, all the wonderful books we’ve discovered and all the great cinematic art we might have crossed paths with! Don’t be shy to share what you think!…

Books Review: Milk and Honey // Dirty Pretty Things

Trang is back with another review ! From a new genre of books I’ve been LOVING lately : MODERN POETRY BOOK! These two books were very popular and were circulating on m Tumblr feed for a while. Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur: ★★★★★ Rupi Kaur is such a great author. I don’t even know where…

The Giver by Lois Lowry

“The worst part of holding the memories is not the pain. It’s the loneliness of it. Memories need to be shared.” — Lois Lowry, The Giver     Imagine a society where everyone is treated equally. There are countless rules in place to keep the community in check and not a single one is meant to be broken…

Batman (Volume 1) I Am Gotham by Tom King (Rebirth)

“Everyone gets a chance to be brave.” — Tom King, Batman (Volume 1): I Am Gotham     What a poor, poor storyarc to start things off. If you didn’t have time to check out my review of DC Universe: Rebirth #1 where I explain the new beginning for DC Comics after New 52, you should definitely…

Cinedote Review – Doctor Strange (2016)

Summary: A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. Director: Scott Derrickson Writers: John Spaihts, Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill and Steve Ditko (creator of the character of Doctor Strange) Stars: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Mads Mikkelson and Tilda Swinton.    Marvel brings fans…

Book Review: Vicious by V. E. Schwab

MY RATING: ★★★★★ “Plenty of humans were monstrous, and plenty of monsters knew how to play at being human.” ― Victoria Schwab, Vicious I’M BACK Y’ALL AHHA It’s been a month since my last review ..ouff ! I was quite busy sorry 🙂 But I’ve read this book a few months ago and I. FELL.IN.LOVE….

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it..” — Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird     Remember that book that comes to mind when you’re asked what you were forced to read during school? To Kill a…

November TBR 2016

HELLO FRIENDS! Watch out! It’s Bookidote’s forecast time! 😀 In this edition of our Monthly Kick in the Butt, you’ll see what we’re currently reading, what we plan on reading, our monthly quote + our thoughts and a segment on what’s going on in life!

Monthly Wrap-Up | October 2016

Hello lovely people! October is now over! We’re a little late on our wrap-up since Trang has been quite busy with her exams in the past week. But, no worries! We’ve still managed to round up all the October awesomeness for you guys. Hope everyone had a wonderful month with the least amount of stress or…

Upcoming Superhero Movies and How To Prepare For Them (Chapter 1)

Hello wonderful people!      I hope everyone is having a magnificent day and that life is smiling at you (better not be a devious smile). Maybe a little bit of Bookidote will do some good! As you might have realized, superheroes are dominating television and cinemas! Any comic book fan would be thoroughly thrilled for…

Her Nightly Embrace by Adi Tantimedh

    There’s nothing like stumbling into a whole new life when things don’t go your way. Adi Tantimedh writes the story of Ravi Chandra Singh, a failed religious scholar and a former high school teacher who becomes a private investigator right out of the blue. This Indian P.I. isn’t like any other (who is,…

What Would That Villain Read? | Special Tag

Hello lovely birds! ❤ Halloween was right around the corner and only one thing crossed our minds. CANDYYY! We hope everyone had a fantastic Halloween weekend and night! You better have all stayed safe out there and had a blast—hey, that includes reading your favourite novels in the warm comfort of your beds! Today, we…