Whenever I hear a Filipino name internationally recognized in sports, arts, films, or any kind of field, my heart can't help but take pride in being a Pinoy. But reading a character that makes me feel visible? It is a new level of joy for me! For the second part of my two-part blog tour … Continue reading Blog Tour + Book Review | My Fate According to the Butterfly by Gail D. Villanueva
Hi everyone! It's my tour stop today for the #ButterflyTour hosted by Shut up, Shealea, Your Tita Kate and The Little Miss Bookworm. For my two-part blog tour post, I will be sharing a review and an interview with debut middle-grade author of My Fate According to the Butterfly, Gail D. Villanueva. Today, I'm happy to welcome her here … Continue reading Blog Tour + Author Spotlight | Behind the Pages with Gail D. Villanueva
War of Mist by Helen Scheuerer⸺War is here. Toxic mist drives all life to the brink of destruction and the conqueror queen, Ines, has her talons in the kings of the realm. Bleak, having discovered her true heritage, must now scour the lands for the one thing that might save them all.
Blaze by Hope Bolinger⸺If you can't stand the heat, don't walk into the fire. Danny knew his sophomore year would be stressful . . . but he didn’t expect his school to burn down on the first day. To make matters worse (and they were about to get a lot worse), he — and his three best friends — receive an email in their inboxes from the principal of their rival, King’s Academy, offering full-rides to attend the town's prestigious boarding school.
Hi everyone! We are here for another segment of 'Behind the Pages' and I'd like to welcome debut author, N.J. Simmonds, who will be answering some questions regarding her book. If you want to get amazing prizes, check the competition at the end of this post!
The Bride Test by Helen Hoang⸺As a mixed-race girl living in the slums of Ho Chi Minh City, Esme Tran has always felt out of place. When the opportunity arises to come to America and meet a potential husband, she can’t turn it down, thinking this could be the break her family needs. Seducing Khai, however, doesn’t go as planned. Esme’s lessons in love seem to be working…but only on herself. She’s hopelessly smitten with a man who’s convinced he can never return her affection.
Only a Breath Apart by Katie McGarry⸺Are our destinies written in stone? Do we become nothing more than the self-fulfilling prophesies of other people's opinions? Or can we dare to become who we believe we were born to be? Jesse dreams of working the land that’s been in his family forever. But he’s cursed to lose everything he loves most. Scarlett is desperate to escape her “charmed” life. But leaving a small town is easier said than done.
Everlasting Nora by Marie Miranda Cruz⸺An uplifting middle-grade debut about perseverance against all odds, Marie Miranda Cruz’s debut Everlasting Nora follows the story of a young girl living in the real-life shanty town inside the Philippines’ North Manila Cemetery.
Hi my lovely book friends! I'd love to welcome y' all on today's What the Woods Keep blog tour! I'm so excited because this is the first tour I have organized. It was such an honor to have this wonderful experience, since I've always been looking forward to read this book. This tour will run starting … Continue reading Blog Tour + Book Review & Interview with a Giveaway | What the Woods Keep by Katya de Becerra
Calculated Deception by K.T. Lee⸺Dr. Ree Ryland is an engineering professor who loves her job and plays by the rules. Her life is reassuringly predictable – until an enemy hiding in plain sight decides her squeaky-clean reputation is the perfect cover to commit a crime.
Reign of Mist by Helen Scheuerer⸺The cruelty of the capital and the power-hungry King Arden have scattered Bleak and her companions across the continents. On the run in a foreign land, Bleak finds herself tied to some unexpected strangers. When the answers she yearns for are finally within reach, she must face the hard truths of her past, and take her fate into her own hands before it’s too late.