August Book Haul/Gifts

• Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass #4): Author: Sarah J. Maas Synopsis: “The queen has returned. Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she’s at last returned to the empire—for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, and to confront the shadows of her past… She has embraced her identity as Aelin Galathynius, Queen…

July Book Haul/Gifts

• Norwegian Wood: Author: Haruki Murakami Synopsis: “Toru, a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion is marked by the tragic death of their best friend years before.  Toru begins to adapt to campus life and the loneliness and isolation he…

June Book Haul/Gifts

Not as many books this month, but enough to keep me happy! =D • After You (Me Before You #2): Author: Jojo Moyes Synopsis: ““You’re going to feel uncomfortable in your new world for a bit. But I hope you feel a bit exhilarated too. Live boldly. Push yourself. Don’t settle. Just live well. Just…

Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro

Genre: Dystopia, Science Fiction Synopsis: “As a child, Kathy – now thirty-one years old – lived at Hailsham, a private school in the scenic English countryside where the children were sheltered from the outside world, brought up to believe that they were special and that their well-being was crucial not only for themselves but for…

May Book Haul/Gifts

Of course I’m a bit late. I can’t be on time to save my life. But yes, I did buy quite a number of books last month even though I was on a book buying ban. Literally no control over myself. -.- • To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before (To All the Boys #1): Author:…

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon

Genre: Mystery Synopsis: “Christopher John Francis Boone knows all the countries of the world and their capitals and every prime number up to 7,057. He relates well to animals but has no understanding of human emotions. He cannot stand to be touched. And he detests the color yellow. Although gifted with a superbly logical brain,…