Original title:スプートニクの恋人 [Supūtoniku no Koibito] Author: Haruki Murakami Genre: Adult Contemporary Goodreads synopsis Sumire is in love with a woman seventeen years her senior. But whereas Miu is glamorous and successful, Sumire is an aspiring writer who dresses in an oversized second-hand coat and heavy boots like a character in a Kerouac novel. Sumire spends… Continue reading Reading Time: Sputnik Sweetheart
Original Title: El amante japonés (2015) Author: Isabel Allende Genre: Narrative “Happiness is not exuberant or noisy, like pleasure or joy; it’s silent, tranquil, and gentle; it’s a feeling of satisfaction inside that begins with self-love.” Synopsis In 1939, as Poland falls under the shadow of the Nazis, young Alma Belasco's parents send her away… Continue reading Reading time: The japanese lover
Hello!!! this month has a lot of stuff going on, first of all i've started classes on college again, is my birthday month 😀 and also i'll be starting since tomorrow the 30 day anime challenge. Also this month there is going to be the biggest anime convention of where i live (is probably really… Continue reading August is here!
Original Title: Veronika Decide Morrer (1998) Author: Paulo Coelho Genre: Contemporary? WARNING: this book contains triggers for suicide , depression, mental illness . Also the book contains some explicit sexual content As the title of the book clearly states this book is about Veronika and her decision to commit suicide, in this somewhat contemporary book Paulo… Continue reading Reading time: Veronika decides to die
Yet another compilation of short stories by Isaac Asimov, this one doesn't follow a storyline like I robot but more just like a sort of stories all of them set in the future. A description of the book from goodreads: Robot Dreams collects 21 of Isaac Asimov's short stories spanning the body of his fiction from… Continue reading Reading Time: Robot Dreams
Synopsis This book is actually a collection of short stories by Stephen King, not all of them are entirely new(some of them were previously published in magazines or other collections) but each one of them as a note in the beginning made by the author about how that story became a story. My thoughts on… Continue reading Reading Time:The Bazaar of Bad dreams
I don't use a rating systems for the books i read but if i would this book would be in the middle (kinda like a 'meh'), this is the first YA i've read in a while and it's contemporary. I heard so many times this book is like The perks of being a wallflower (mostly because both… Continue reading Reading Time: Love letters to the dead