I am an uncultured swine (Pixar's Toy Story) because I haven't read a single one of Jane Austen's books. I have two in physical and the rest in ebook, but I just haven't gotten myself to it. I struggle most of the time with classics because of how heavy the reading might feel, even if … Continue reading Review: Manga Classics: Emma by Stacy King, Jane Austen, Crystal Chan, & Po Tse
Matilda was truly a marvelous story from the beginning until end. I could feel the child inside of me rejoice at all the occurrences of Matilda and funny bits the narrator mentioned. I would also feel that bubbling frustration I've had since seeing the movie when I was a kid at seeing how horrible Matilda's … Continue reading Review: Matilda by Roald Dahl
Fashion by the Book is a new meme here on Boricuan Bookworms, where we’ll be showcasing different outfits inspired by books! These outfits were created by LauraElisabeth, an avid reader of books who we met on Tumblr. Check out our first introduction post and interview with Laura here! This Week’s Featured Outfits: "Do you like anything?"I [Lizzie] … Continue reading Fashion By The Book (13): The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet & Attachments
Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance, Mystery, Erotica Series: The Secret Life of Amy Bensen #1 Publisher: Julie Patra Publishing Publication Date: July 22nd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Infinite possibilities…. Infinite passion….. Infinite danger…. His touch spirals through me, warm and sweet, wicked and hot. I shouldn’t trust him. I … Continue reading Review: Escaping Reality by Lisa Renee Jones
Genre: Childrens, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Paranormal Publisher: HarperCollins Publication Date: October 6th 2009 (my version). First published 2002. Source: Own Ebook Goodreads Summary: When Coraline explores her new home, she steps through a door and into another house just like her own - except that things aren't quite as they seem. There's another mother and another … Continue reading Review: Coraline by Neil Gaiman
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Romance, Sci-fi, Mystery Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: October 1st 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: 3 seconds left to live. Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns thrown into a brutal underground reality game. Kira Jordan survived her family's murder and months on plague-devastated city streets with hard-won … Continue reading Review: Countdown by Michelle Rowen
Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Vampires, Dystopian, Romance, Mystery Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publishing Publication Date: September 3rd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only … Continue reading Review: The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
Genre: Contemporary, Romance, Adult Fiction, Chick Lit Series: The Men of Manhattan series #1 Publisher: Harlequin KISS Publication Date: October 1st 2013 Source: ARC provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: "You're wearing my T-shirt." Returning home after a daring rescue mission, all James Wolfe can think of is sleep. So he's furious to find a beautiful stranger … Continue reading Review: Whose Bed Is It Anyways? by Natalie Anderson
From Tellulah Darling: Previously, before my books were released, the titles would be made available on NetGalley in order to get advance reviews and create buzz. This time, though, the decision was made to handle things a little differently. Invitations were issued to a number of wonderful readers who had enjoyed the first book in … Continue reading Sassy Girl Swoony God Tourney for My Date From Hell by Tellulah Darling!
Hey everybody! This is our first interview and we had the great pleasure of interviewing one of our favorite authors, Karen Amanda Hooper, the amazing genius behind Grasping at Eternity. Without further ado, here it is! 😀 1. Give us a 140 word long blurb of your book Grasping at Eternity. Maryah did an unthinkable … Continue reading Author Interview with Karen Amanda Hooper + Giveaway!