Monthly Wrap-Up | February 2017

Hello lovely people! Today we’re about to 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 about anything! 😀 Let’s get right to it then! 😉

The Midnight Star ( The Young Elites #3) by Marie Lu

MY RATING: ★★★★★ “There was once a time when darkness shrouded the world, and the darkness had a queen.” – Marie Lu With the last book of the trilogy read, I can confirm that this one is my favourite trilogies ever. It beats out Divergent and Hunger Games easily. Maybe because I always loved Fantasy…

The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger

“Anyway, I keep picturing all these little kids playing some game in this big field of rye and all. Thousands of little kids, and nobody’s around – nobody big, I mean – except me. And I’m standing on the edge of some crazy cliff. What I have to do, I have to catch everybody if…

Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

MY RATING : ★★★★★ “If you strip away all the trappings of personality and lifestyle, what are the core components that make me me?” ― Blake Crouch, Dark Matter Alright folks, brace yourselves for Trang is about to geek out about this book. Jason Denssen, a professor of astrophysics living a comfortable life with his wife…

Batman (Volume 2) I Am Suicide by Tom King (Rebirth)

“You are happy. You are brave. You can always stop.” — Tom King, Batman Rebirth (Volume 2) I Am Suicide Previously on DC Universe Rebirth’s Batman: Batman (Volume 1) I Am Gotham by Tom King Batman (Volume 1.5) Night of the Monster Men by Steve Orlando     Following the events of I Am Gotham, this…

ARC Review: Traveling with Ghosts by Shannon Leone Fowler

MY RATING : ★★★★ Published date : February 21,2017 Imagine your doctorate thesis is about biology, marine biology to be specific. And your lover’s cause of death is a jelly fish sting. Ironic, right? I would be so frustrated with the world if that happened and that was exactly the case for Shannon Fowler. In this…

What Type Of Blogger Are You ? -V-Day Special

Hello lovely ladies and men! It’s Valentine’s Day y’all and on this occasion we wanted to write a post where we can give back the love to all of you bloggers out there These bloggers have the magical skill to make you laugh through your laptop screen, 100000000 miles away from them. They are just…

Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

“Maybe ever’body in the whole damn world is scared of each other.” — John Steinbeck, Of Mice and Men     We’re all bound to hear about Mr. Steinbeck and his famous and critically acclaimed novels at least once in our lives. Of Mice and Men figures among his most popular works of fiction and there’s no…

The Wicked + The Divine by Kieron Gillen (Vol.1)

MY RATING: ★★★★★ ‘‘ I don’t understand a word she’s saying. Nobody does. All we know is that it means everything. She’s been doing this for an hour, and it’s been all climax. Every second is the best of my life so far. ” The artwork alone can steal all the stars from my rating….

Kill the Father by Sandrone Dazieri

    Imagine parachuting off an airplane. From the moment the doors are opened till your two feet touch the ground, there simply isn’t an instant where you can stop to take a breath or pause to embrace the excitement. Kill the Father by Sandrone Dazieri delivers a just as electrifying read with his first American…

Q&A With Sandrone Dazieri

If you haven’t already. Check out my review of Sandrone Dazieri’s Kill The Father! Hello Sandrone. For those who don’t know you already, could you tell us about yourself and your background? I was born in ’64 in Cremona, a small town of fifty thousand inhabitants in the heart of Northern Italy, surrounded by grain…

What is Bookidote? – Blogging Tips

Hello lovely people! As part of a feature by Closet Readers, we were invited to share lessons that we’ve learned as bloggers to share with the community. Such an invitation could not be ignored, especially when we thought it was a perfect opportunity to share what Bookidote is all about. If you’re interested in this…

Of Fire and Stars by Audrey Coulthurst

MY RATING: ★★ It started out great. The world building seemed good, the characters seemed lovable and not getting on my nerves. But then it suddenly shifted to something else entirely. I decided to finish the book because I had hope it would get better but it didn’t and I’m pretty disappointed. Throughout the story…

February TBR 2017 // Personal Lives

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 quotes + our thoughts and a segment on what’s going on in life!