• Descendant of the Crane by Joan He

    Hello! After taking a few weeks off blogging and reading, I’m finally back. The thing is I got ill for 2 weeks. It was terrible. I thought I had the plague or something. Haha! But I am all better now and I managed to catch up with my reading. This week, I finished Joan He’s debut novel, Descendant of the Crane. There’s a lot of buzz going around this book. This is understandable considering the enticing and intriguing premise of the story. It sounded something that I would enjoy so I requested an e-arc over at Edelweiss and I got approved. Descendant of the Crane is a Chinese-inspired murder-mystery mixed…

  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

    The first time I heard about Ernest Cline’s Ready Player One was way back in 2011. It was highly recommended by almost every book blogger and booktuber I follow. And it still is. However, I belong to the proportion of people who picked up the book upon the announcement of its film adaptation sometime last year. I don’t know about other avid book readers, but personally, I have this requirement that I must read the book first before seeing the movie. Of course, it’s not always the case but if I have the chance, that’s how I manage it most of the time. I think it’s mostly because I know…