‘The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane’ by Lisa See/a Review

The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See Length: 371 pages Genre: Historical Fiction Publisher: Scribner Books Release Date: March 2017 Source: Paperback      The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane offers a snapshot of life among the Akha minority tribe in China. The story opens in the late 1980s, following the lives of Li-yanContinue reading “‘The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane’ by Lisa See/a Review”

My OwlCrate for July 2019: Tournaments and Trials

Since I’m heading to my family’s house in Northern Jersey tomorrow, I’m glad that my OwlCrate package arrived before then! I’ve been anticipating what the surprise book would be, and the mug (since I can never have too many coffee mugs)! Plus, I get to share my treats with all of you! Here is whatContinue reading “My OwlCrate for July 2019: Tournaments and Trials”

‘The Gilded Wolves’ by Roshani Chokshi/A Review

I read ‘The Gilded Wolves’ as part of May’s Asian Readathon. After completing this book, I sat with it for quite a bit. There was so much thought-provoking content with regards to the world building and cultural context in 19th century Europe, so I want to make sure my words came through clearly. ‘The GildedContinue reading “‘The Gilded Wolves’ by Roshani Chokshi/A Review”

My Owl Crate for May 2019

I know, I’m about a week late in posting my OwlCrate, but I’m so glad it’s here! It did not arrive late, my crazy schedule just has me exhausted, and this month has been pretty busy for me! I’m happy to show you all my OwlCrate items for May! Receiving ‘We Hunt the Flame’ wasContinue reading “My Owl Crate for May 2019”

February 20, 2019: My February OwlCrate

***Spoilers are contained in this post*** I’m so excited that my OwlCrate for February came in this week! The theme for this month is Whimsical Beasts. I can’t wait to begin reading my book this month! All the item descriptions will be paired with the photos below.

OwlCrate January 2019 Unboxing (With Spoilers)

I received my January OwlCrate subscription box a couple days ago! I’m excited about the items I received. (All descriptions are taken from the OwlCrate Magical Artifacts spoiler card,   pictured above) Antler bracelet Wooden letter opener (inspired by Juniper and Ivy Designs) Alchemy and Ink enamel pin for January 2019 Harry Potter inspired socks, designed by Michelle Gray Luggage tag, inspired from The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi Zipper pouch,Continue reading “OwlCrate January 2019 Unboxing (With Spoilers)”

November 6, 2018: The fun with Book Crates…and remember to VOTE!!

I just received notice that my Book of the Month for November is being shipped out to me. Although my attention is on NaNoWriMo this month, I’m very much looking forward to receiving my book. It’s a novel by Liane Moriarty. I’m new to reading Moriarty’s work, so I’m going to enjoy reading some newContinue reading “November 6, 2018: The fun with Book Crates…and remember to VOTE!!”