Discover 34 books read in 2022, categorised by genre and personal rating, with concise one-line reviews - a testament to keeping the reading habit alive amidst a rollercoaster year.
Book Review #25: ‘Heir of Blood and Secrets’
The author, Linda Xia, kindly sent me a digital version of her book, Heir of Blood and Secrets, in exchange for my honest review. A huge thanks to the author for letting me be a part. Name: Heir of Blood and Secrets Author: Linda Xia Genre/s: Young Adult, Dystopian Book in One Sentence Linda Xia’s Heir… Continue reading Book Review #25: ‘Heir of Blood and Secrets’
Book Review #21: ‘vViIrRuUsS: I Never Forget’
Note: Thanks to the author, Jazalyn, for providing me with a copy of vViIrRuUsS: I Never Forget, in exchange for an honest review. Title: vViIrRuUsS: I Never ForgetAuthor: JazalynGenre/s: Science Fiction/Techno-thriller Book in One Sentence vViIrRuUsS: I Never Forget by Jazalyn has been described as a “post-apocalyptic techno-thriller,” talking about 3 viruses, each having their respective aims — causing… Continue reading Book Review #21: ‘vViIrRuUsS: I Never Forget’
[ARC] Book Review #20: ‘The Paris Apartment’
Note: Thanks to Netgalley, Lucy Foley and HarperCollins UK, for providing me with a copy of The Paris Apartment , in exchange for an honest review. [SPOILER ALERT] TW: Sexual content, Murder, Trafficking, Death, Homophobia, Suicide Title: The Paris ApartmentAuthor: Lucy FoleyGenre: Mystery Thriller Book in One Sentence The Paris Apartment by Lucy Foley, narrates the ordeal of Jess,… Continue reading [ARC] Book Review #20: ‘The Paris Apartment’
4 Reasons Why You Should Listen to Audiobooks
In this article, I stated the pros and cons of audiobooks by comparing them to other mediums. Today, I am going to provide a serious case of why listening to audiobooks is a great practice, whether you love reading or not. RELATED POSTS: Why should you read?How to read more books?In Defense of Reading Multiple… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why You Should Listen to Audiobooks
My Worst Reading Mistakes
Reading, like everything else in life, follows a trial and error method. I am constantly trying to optimise my reading habits to get the most out of them. Therefore, I listed down four of my major reading mistakes that I have decided to leave behind in 2022. RELATED POSTS: My 2022 Reading GoalsMy 2021 Reads:… Continue reading My Worst Reading Mistakes
6 Reasons to Buy an E-reader
On July 27, 2021, I finally caved in and bought an e-reader as an early birthday present for myself. Since then, I have promoted it to be one of my top 5 purchases, coming second, right after my camera! I have wanted to buy an e-reader since 2015. At that time, I was a mere… Continue reading 6 Reasons to Buy an E-reader
[ARC] Book Review #18: ‘Secret of the Sea’
The author, Malcolm Mejin, kindly sent me a digital version of his book, Secret of the Sea (Diary of a Rich Kid #3), in exchange for my honest review. A huge thanks to the author for letting me be a part of it. [SPOILER ALERT] Name: Secret of the Sea Author: Malcolm Mejin Genre: Children's… Continue reading [ARC] Book Review #18: ‘Secret of the Sea’
[ARC] Book Review #15: ‘The Holiday Swap’
Note: A big thanks to NetGalley, Hodder & Stoughton and the author, Maggie Knox, for providing me with a copy of The Holiday Swap in exchange for an honest review. Name: The Holiday Swap Author: Maggie Knox Genre: Modern Fiction Book In One Sentence Maggie Knox's The Holiday Swap is about two twin sisters who exchange their lives to help each… Continue reading [ARC] Book Review #15: ‘The Holiday Swap’
How to read more books?
I was an avid reader during my school days. However, somewhere along the way, life took over and I lost my interest in reading. I have no one to blame but myself. But, a few years ago, I decided to make a change and get back to my old reading habits. In 2017, I decided… Continue reading How to read more books?