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Lullabies by Lang Leav

Lullabies is the second book from author Lang Leav. Like her first book Love & Misadventure, Lullabies is about heartbreak, life, and everything in between. I loved this book as much as I loved the first one, so I went on a tweet spree again of the parts I loved. Because, isn't it amazing how many things are said with only a few words?

In this post are my favorite excerpts from Lang Leav's second masterpiece. Read on for more.

I Wrote This For You by pleasefindthis


So this has been a "long overdue" post because I promised to blog about the book I was currently reading several months ago. I know how cliché it may sound, but in this post, I mentioned that I will be posting about IWTFY (it's I Wrote This For You, and not I Want To F*** You, you pervert. LOL), but it did not happen, so I'm making up for it through this post. Tee hee. Let's get to my favorites!

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell


I read this gem immediately after reading Eleanor& Park because that book got me hanging, wanting for more. So instead of mooching around all day, I decided to immediately read another Rainbow Rowell book. I instantly started reading the next highest-rated and hyped about a book by the same author. True enough, I never regretted the second I started reading the first few lines...

Warning: spoilers ahead...

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell


Two misfits.

One extraordinary love.

Eleanor... Red hair, wrong clothes. Standing behind him until he turns his head. Lying beside him until he wakes up. Making everyone else seem drabber and flatter and never good enough...Eleanor.
Park... He knows she'll love a song before he plays it for her. He laughs at her jokes before she ever gets to the punch line. There's a place on his chest, just below his throat, that makes her want to keep promises...Park.
Set over the course of one school year, this is the story of two star-crossed sixteen-year-olds—smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try. (Goodreads)
This is another overdue post because I have read this book last June, but I can still remember the bittersweet story Rainbow Rowell has ever told...

Love & Misadventure by Lang Leav

Love & Misadventure by Lang Leav

It was making a buzz last year, with people posting about this on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. And oh, even Tumblr! I told myself I wouldn't get on the bandwagon but eventually, I did. I hopped in last January. I was bored, looking for something to do for a few hours of waiting for the boyfriend. So I waited at the condo's clubhouse, opened my iPod and started reading this treasure...

Movie Marathon | Romeo + Juliet (1996)

Romeo + Juliet

The past few weeks, I’ve been hooked with William Shakespeare’s works, and what a coincidence-I've had the movie “Romeo+Juliet (1996)” last year, but I haven’t watched it yet, so I decided to watch it the other day. Photos below are screencaps of some of my favorite scenes from the movie.

Excerpts from Nicholas Sparks' "The Notebook"

I've loved Nicholas Sparks' novels, but of all those 18 books (if I'm not mistaken), "The Notebook" tops my list. I've loved the movie first, but then when I read the book, damn. I loved the book more than I've loved the movie itself. Read it and you'll know why. Here are a few excerpts from one of Nicholas Sparks' treasures...

Life Hacks | When should you break up? By: Bo Sanchez

(One of Bo Sanchez' books)

When should you break up? by: Bo Sanchez


And this is how I've been spending my days--BOOKS.
I’ve been spending a lot of my time at the office by reading. What do you expect from sitting in the same chair all day wondering what to do. What else to do since I’ve done all my task for the day.
I’ve read Nicholas Sparks’ A Walk to Remember and The Notebook, and just this morning, I started re-reading Stephenie Meyer’s Eclipse. I still got a week more at the office and I’m running out of novels to read. Time to go book hunting, I guess.