September Wrap Up – 2017

Hello Lovelies! I had a pretty good reading month in September, I think, and I wanted to talk to you guys a little bit about what I read. One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of this Will Matter: This was a 5* read for me. I found it really hilarious, relateable and approachable….

#LatinxHeritageMonth Recommendations

Hello All! #LatinxHeritageMonth is officially underway! It runs from September 15th to October 15th and I thought I would share some recommendations!

Books that Help Me Resist

Hola Hola Guys, I made a video about books that help me resist and fight white supremacy and the patriarchy and I thought I would share them with you guys. I think a lot of the things that have been happening in our society have to be addressed and we have to be knowledgeable about…

What I’ve Been Up to Lately

Hey Guys, So I know that I have been mostly MIA for a while on here and I wanted to take the time to both apologize and also put it out in the universe that I hope I can get on here more often and be more consistent with my posts. In a VERY brief…

The Sun is Also a Star: Review

Author: Nicola Yoon Rating: ☆☆☆☆☆ Natasha: I’m a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. I’m definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is…

Read Around the World | Wrap Up

Hello fellow book lovers! Following are the books that I read for each of the challenges in the Read Around the World reading challenge. 1. A book you meant to read in 2015, but didn’t – The Martian 2. A book set in a different continent – Murder on the Orient Express 3. A book…

Flowers for Algernon: Review

Author: Daniel Keyes Rating: 5* Charlie Gordon is about to embark upon an unprecedented journey. Born with an unusually low IQ, he has been chosen as the perfect subject for an experimental surgery that researchers hope will increase his intelligence–a procedure that has already been highly successful when tested on a lab mouse named Algernon….

October 2016 | Wrap Up

Hello Fellow Book Lovers! Here are the books I managed to read in the month of October: Crooked Kingdom – 5 out of 5*s! This book was AMAZING! It destroyed me and then it brought me back to life, my heart was not ready for everything this book has to offer. All the Bright Places –…

September 2016 Wrap-Up

Hello Loves! Here we are once again at the beginning of a new month! Hence, I am here to talk about all of the great things I read in the month of September. Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansen ☆☆☆☆☆ – Second book in The Queen of the Tearling series was just as amazing as the…

Books That Took Me Forever to Read | Top 5 Wednesday

Goodreads Group Today’s topic is pretty neat, it’s the books that took us the longest to read for whatever reason. I would say I’m a pretty moderately paced reader. I can usually get through a 350pg book in about 3 and half days on average unless it’s a contemporary or something in which case I…

In The Country We Love: Review

Author: Diane Guerrero Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Diane Guerrero, the television actress from the megahits Orange is the New Black and Jane the Virgin, was just fourteen years old on the day her parents and brother were arrested and deported while she was at school. Born in the U.S., Guerrero was able to remain in the country and continue…

These Shallow Graves: Review

Author: Jennifer Donnely Rating: ☆☆☆☆ Jo Montfort is beautiful and rich, and soon—like all the girls in her class—she’ll graduate from finishing school and be married off to a wealthy bachelor. Which is the last thing she wants. Jo secretly dreams of becoming a writer—a newspaper reporter like the trailblazing Nellie Bly. Wild aspirations aside, Jo’s…