Book Review: Sex and Vanity

Overall Rating: 3/5 Okay, I have to admit my bias here before we get into this review. I adored Crazy Rich Asians. Maybe it’s because I spent my teen years in South-East Asia, privy to (but not a part of) the lives of the “hi-so” elites on top of the fact that I have notContinue reading “Book Review: Sex and Vanity”

Book Review: The Water Dancer

Overall Rating: 4.25/5 I have to be honest with you – when I sat down to write this review, I thought it would just flow. After all, this was one of those books that would not let me stop thinking about it. But over and over again, I was left unsatisfied with my words. EachContinue reading “Book Review: The Water Dancer”

Book Review: Then She Was Gone

Overall Rating: 3/5 If you read my last blog post on “The End of Her”, you know that I had the itch. The mystery itch. I wanted that book that gave me all of the twists and turns I craved while still moving me in some way. The last book I read on my thrillerContinue reading “Book Review: Then She Was Gone”

Book Review: The End of Her

Overall Rating: 2.25/5 Do you know that feeling when you just read a string of phenomenal but heavy books, and really need a breather? Or when things have just been too stressful and you need your escape world to be filled with a little less darkness but still twist your mind in delicious and deviousContinue reading “Book Review: The End of Her”

Book Review: American Dirt

Overall Rating: 3.75/5 Given the current political climate and ongoing discussions on immigration in the United States, I was so excited to get my hands on “American Dirt”, especially when I saw that it occupied that coveted spot in Oprah’s book club. By the time I opened those first pages of the novel, I wasContinue reading “Book Review: American Dirt”