Hi bookish peeps. It’s a new year and we still have the old me, always late to update my best and worst reads of the year. I hope I’m still not too late and great news is, in 2021, I would say I don’t have any bad reads, maybe some dnfs but I don’t feel … More #2021bestnine
Familiar Things Author: Hwang Sok-Yong Translator: Sora Kim-Russell Publisher: Scribe Released: July 12th 2018 Genre: Fiction Pages: 224 Format: Paperback Characters: Bugeye, Baldspot, Bugeye’s mother, Scrawny’s mama, Peddler Grandpa, Baron, … When 14-year-old Bugeye and his mother arrive at Flower Island — a vast landfill site on the outskirts of Seoul — they soon become part … More Familiar Things: Life At The Landfill || A Book Review
It’s already June, how time flies right? Staying at home really got us all feel like time passes just in a blink of an eye. As you can read from the title, I’m going to share with you my top 5 reads so far in 2021 even though I’ve only read 20 books including children … More Top 5 Favourite Reads So Far in 2021
My Brilliant Life Author: Kim Ae-ran Translator: Chi-Young Kim Publisher: Forge Released: January 26th, 2021 Genre: Fiction Pages: 203 Format: Paperback Characters: Areum, Daesu, Mira, Grandpa Jang, … Ae-ran Kim’s My Brilliant Life explores family bonds and out-of-the-ordinary friendships, interweaving the past and present of a tight-knit family, finding joy and happiness in even the most … More My Brilliant Life: How It’s Like to Live with Progeria || A Book Review
Hey guys, happy new year! I hope you guys are doing great in 2021 so far. Here is my long awaited worst books read last year, in 2020. This is purely based on my humble opinion, I know some readers enjoy reading these books, so no hate. They’re just not for me based on few … More Worst Books I Read in 2020
Hi there, so I’ll be giving a little background to this mini project I came up with. So, the inspiration behind this project is Asian Bookish Creators created by Shealea from Shut Up, Shealea and I’m really proud to be part of that directory and that’s such a huge platform and Shealea has been working … More Malaysian Bloggers Directory
Hi there, it’s been a long while since I’ve posted. But I do have few posts that I have planned out for this month just to wrap up the year of 2020. Few book reviews will also be coming up this month because I need to talk more about some of the great titles I’ve … More Bookish Terms: A Guide for New Readers
Hello there, no one asks me this question really but I thought I would share with you briefly on my feelings about my books that are piling up and how I feel about running out of shelves space. Literally. Every single time I buy a new book, an old book needs to be taken out … More I’m Running Out of Shelves Space! Why?
Hi there! I’ve been hauling lots of books these days so I thought why not making a content out of it. I know, brilliant right? If you notice, I did include Part 1 in the title, yes I did buy more, if you’re wondering. “Goodness sake, stop it Jessica!” Yup, that’s what I’m telling myself … More BookXcess Haul Part 1: Books with Asian Representation
Hello there! So, here’s another special post for new readers out there, especially to my Malaysian readers who are wondering how does one review books, what to say in the review and to those who have some doubts regarding saying out their thoughts and opinions out loud, this post is for you. What? What is … More Book Reviewing: A Guide || What? How? and Why?