“We read to know that we are not alone.” — C.S. Lewis

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Hiya! I’m Hazel, bookish, weird and an introvert most of the time. I’m a 19 year old blogger from Manila.

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Being it my first time attend to Book Expo America this year, I wanted to be prepared. I wanted to make the most out of it and do it right, especially since it’ll only happen for me once in awhile in this lifetime. So how does one get ready for BEA?

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Things I Can’t Forget by Miranda Kenneally My rating: ★★★★☆ Actual rating: 3.5 “I peek over at him, I begin to understand that he probably won’t forget me, that he thinks there’s something inside me worth knowing.” Kate is working as a camp counselor for the summer. After so many years, here in camp, is where she meets again the boy who gave her her first kiss. (He’s back and is way cuter than before) This is where everything begins. […]

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The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen Book #1 of The Queen of the Tearling series Published July 8th 2014 by Harper Received a finished copy in exchange for an honest review Synopsis: On her nineteenth birthday, Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn, raised in exile, sets out on a perilous journey back to the castle of her birth to ascend her rightful throne. Plain and serious, a girl who loves books and learning, Kelsea bears little resemblance to her mother, the vain and […]

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Title: My Last Kiss Author: Bethany Neal Publication: June 10th 2014 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux Format: eARC, 261 pages Source: Netgalley, for blog tour Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Mystery Goodreads / The Book Depository / Barnes & Noble Synopsis:  What if your last kiss was with the wrong boy? Cassidy Haines remembers her first kiss vividly. It was on the old covered bridge the summer before her freshman year with her boyfriend of three years, Ethan Keys. But her last kiss—the one she shared with someone at her […]

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