Bestsellers lists have been one of the most influential marketing tools on the industry. Even though these lists have become predictable, they are what keep the publishing houses running. Every author wishes to get on the bestsellers list; but when almost every book you see at the store is branded as a bestseller, it’s hard…… Continue reading Is the term “bestseller”, over hyped?
The selection Author: Kiera Cass Book publisher: harper teen Published: 2013 “35 girls. 1 crown. The competition of a life time.” Sounds a lot like the bachelor, doesn’t it? In fact, it is exactly like the show in almost every way; except the bachelor in this book happens to be a prince and heir…… Continue reading The Selection by Kiera Cass
The fault in our stars Author: john green Publisher: Dutton books, a member of penguin group (USA) Inc. Published: 2012 what can I say about this book? It broke my heart, it ruined my life, it made me cry and be angry. I can’t even bear reading this book again. Clarifying, I don’t hate this…… Continue reading The Fault in our Stars
The world of the hunger games Author: Kate Egan Publisher: scholastic press, an imprint of scholastic INC. Published: 2012 This is a small, illustrated book that explains everything and anything that happens in the books and movies of the hunger games series. It explains the life in the districts, Katniss Everdeen’s home and lifestyle, reaping…… Continue reading The world of the hunger games
Me llamo… Marco polo Author: Núría Barba Illustrator: Xavier Salomo Xavier Salomó was born in Sabadell in 1976. He got his Diploma in illustration and Drawing at the Massana School, in Barcelona. He studied the history of art at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He has worked in many children and youth books as an illustrator.…… Continue reading Me llamo… Marco Polo
This will be a very short review, and a very honest one, so bear with me. The author sent me the manuscript of the updated version of this book and I read it all the way through; I am grateful he gave me the chance to read it since it’s not being sold yet. I…… Continue reading Kendrin’s War, Belinae’s Prophecy Book I Charles Alexander McClish
In this book you’ll find a wonderful collection of love letters and a short biography of the men who wrote them. From Beethoven and Bonaparte, to Edgar Allan Poe and Voltaire, these romantic collections are heartbreaking declarations of love made from fleeting love affairs. Letters like these make you wish we still lived in a…… Continue reading Love letters of great men edited by Ursula Doyle
these are all books i would love to read. i plan to getting them all myself with my own money, so know that this is not me asking for free stuff ( yes i’m talking to you hobbit, you know who you are!), this is me expressing my love for books and keeping track of…… Continue reading Books i would like to have in the near future (will be updated over time).
So, I decided to make a list of all the books I own until the present day. They may not look like a lot but to be honest we have a lot of books around the house in general. But some of them are my father’s, others are my mother’s etc. the list below are…… Continue reading Books I own as of today
Monster high Author: Lisa Harrison Publisher: little, brown and company, Hachette book group Published: 2010 … Sorry, I was just counting how many times I rolled my eyes while reading this book; about a couple 100 times. This book is so slow; it takes so long to get going. It tells the story of a…… Continue reading Monster High