Review – REVIVING BLOOM

Review – REVIVING BLOOM

TITLE: REVIVING BLOOM AUTHOR: Michelle Turner SERIES: Bloom Daniels  SYNOPSIS: Bloom was abandoned by her mother at birth, but thanks to her dad she never once felt unloved. When he is killed in a car wreck, leaving her without any close family, she spends a year mourning him. She feels as if her heart has been cut out of her chest and nothing is left but an empty hole that she doesn’t think will ever heal. Then one night after work she finds a wounded dog in the woods behind […]

Posted January 19, 2013 by Emz Chang in review / 0 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday: Double Crossed

Waiting on Wednesday: Double Crossed

TITLE: Double Crossed: A Spies and Thieves StoryAUTHOR: Ally CarterSERIES: Crossover between the Gallagher Girls and Heist Society series (both by Ally Carter)SYNOPSIS: Macey McHenry—Glamorous society girl or spy-in-training?W.W. Hale V—Heir to an American dynasty or master thief?There are two sides to every coin. Whether these two can work together is a tossup.Born into privilege, Macey and Hale are experts at mingling with the upper class. But even if they’ve never raised an eyebrow at the glitz, neither teenager has ever felt at home with the glamour.When Macey […]

Posted January 16, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 2 Comments

In My Mailbox (1/13)

In My Mailbox (1/13)

Ha! I am finally getting back on track on getting books after all these weeks.Let’s just say I now need a new bookshelf…Why I Need a New Bookshelf When I got home from school on Friday, I found a box waiting for me on the doorstep.When I opened it, I found…INSURGENTVeronica RothUNDER THE NEVER SKYVeronica RossiDEFIANCEC. J. RedwineTHE SELECTIONKiera CassTIGER LILYJodi Lynn AndersonWHAT’S LEFT OF MEKat ZhangFOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARSDiana PeterfreundPANDEMONIUMLauren OliverNEVER FALL DOWNPatricia McCormickand finallyDON’T TURN AROUNDMichelle Gagnon(You can find my review of it here)All […]

Posted January 13, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 10 Comments

In My Mailbox (1/6)

In My Mailbox (1/6)

Wow, this is the first In My Mailbox post this year!Anyways since the last few weeks have been sort of chaotic, I was hoping I could use Winter Break to catch up on my reading…yeah, that didn’t happen. By the time my parents decided on an improv  road trip down the whole east coast to Florida, I had no time to get that many books.But I did get this before I left from Harlequin…TEMPTATION Karen Ann Hopkinsand…I got this from the library two days after we […]

Posted January 6, 2013 by Emz Chang in / 2 Comments

Waiting on Wednesday – Timekeeper

Waiting on Wednesday – Timekeeper

TITLE: TimekeeperAUTHOR: Alexandra MonirSERIES: TimelessSYNOPSIS: When Philip Walker appears as a new student in Michele Windsor’s high school class, she is floored. He is the love she thought she lost forever when they said goodbye during her time travels last century. Overjoyed that they can resume the relationship they had a lifetime ago, Michele eagerly approaches him and discovers the unthinkable: he doesn’t remember her. In fact, he doesn’t seem to remember anything about the Philip Walker of 1910.Michele then finds her father’s journals, which tell stories of […]

Posted January 2, 2013 by Emz Chang in Meme / 9 Comments

2013 Challenges

2013 Challenges

A new year brings new challenges in reading. Currently I have joined three challenges to complete by the end of 2013, (that is if the world doesn’t end in 2012). They are, drum-roll please…2013 Dystopia Reading ChallengeI think the title is self explanatory.I also did a post on this which you can find at 2013 Dystopia Book Challenge.2013 SARC (Stand Alone Reading Challenge)Goal: to read a certain number of books that are not part of a series.2013 Paranormal Reading ChallengeGoal: Read and review books about certain paranormal creatures every […]

Posted December 20, 2012 by Emz Chang in bookish challenges / 0 Comments

In My Mailbox (12/9)

In My Mailbox (12/9)

This week I have been really busy in school so I didn’t have that much time to go the library to get that many books. 🙁 Oh well, it should be better next week. Anyways the two books I got were…The InnocentsLili PeloquinAnd in celebration of the new movie…Life of PiYann MartelThat’s it for this week. Hopefully it’ll be better next week!

Posted December 9, 2012 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 9 Comments

Review – GRAVE MERCY

Review – GRAVE MERCY

Review: From the first page, I was at the mercy of the book. It captured me in a way that not many books have. Grave Mercy starts off in a way, that by the first page, there was already a couple of questions swirling around my head. Questions made me want to keep reading. I wasn’t satisfied until I finished the book. By then, I was already looking forward to the next book, Dark Triumph. From the very beginning it was obvious that Grave Mercy […]

Posted December 8, 2012 by Emz Chang in review / 2 Comments

In My Mailbox (12/2)

In My Mailbox (12/2)

Yippee! Today is the first Sunday of December! How can time have gone by that fast? One more month until 2013, that is if the end of the world doesn’t happen first…Anyways, I got a few more books this week than the last two :). All of them came from the library (except for two very special e-books).PERCEPTIONKim HarringtonDELIRIUMLauren OliverHARMONIC FEEDBACKTara KellyAnd the two e-books I got from the authors are…REMEMBRANCEMichelle Madow&REVIVING BLOOMMichelle TurnerThat’s it for this week, although I was expecting some packages in […]

Posted December 2, 2012 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 4 Comments

In My Mailbox (11/25)

In My Mailbox (11/25)

It’s not that surprising that I only got two books this week, it being Thanksgiving week and all…But the two books that I did get are really good ones. Plus I still have to finish reading books from last week…CLARITYKim Harrington&REACHEDAlly CondieThat’s it for this week. Feel free to leave the URL to your IMM’s in the comments, I need new books to read…

Posted November 25, 2012 by Emz Chang in Uncategorized / 14 Comments