Category: Books

February 23, 2016

On my radar: Me Before You

I saw the trailer for Me Before You recently and within minutes I had tears rolling down my cheeks. Maybe it’s the Ed Sheeran song (his songs always get me). Either way it stirred a lot of emotions and I knew I had to go see this movie when it came out. [instagram url=https://www.instagram.com/p/BBf3CnKSNbD/] A friend of mine gave me a kindle fire recently, and…

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January 4, 2015

Crazy Rich Asians NY location map

Ahhh! Have you heard? China Rich Girlfriend, the sequel of the book Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan is out for pre-order on amazon!! It will be released on June 16, 2015. I don’t want to spoil anything for you, so I’ll let you read the synopsis here on amazon. I’ve been waiting for the sequel ever since I finished the book. I’m even more excited…

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November 30, 2014

Posman Books: visit before its gone :(

You know it’s serious when the title has a sadface. Posman books is a bookstore I discovered just recently. I found myself at Chelsea Market waiting for a friend and wandering around to kill time, because I was early per usual. I stumbled upon Posman Books and found myself thoroughly entertained- the time passed by so quickly! Before I knew it, my friend showed up and…

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August 14, 2013

What I read: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan

Crazy Rich Asians. Sounds absurd, right? The moment I heard there was a book called Crazy Rich Asians in existence, I knew I had to read it.  I had been reading a lot of non-fiction at the time and also happened to be looking for a guilty pleasure since Gossip Girl was no longer airing on tv.  So, over a month ago, I went and…

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June 11, 2013

What I’m reading: Paul Arden

It’s nice to have the classics and some educational non-fiction on your book shelf but sometimes you need a book that gives you a quick kick in the butt and a boost of motivation. A friend of mine recommended this to me and it’s a book I  flip through whenever I’m not reading Lean In. It’s a book of logical answers to everyday questions through…

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September 10, 2012

a few ripe sentences

I read this on Brain Pickings the other day and I can’t stop thinking about what it said even days after. Excerpt from The Diary of Anais Nin. Click the quote below to read full article featured on Brain Pickings.


August 31, 2012

If I could have a superpower…

I would love to acquire speed reading and super memory skills.


August 27, 2012

Values don’t lie

The book I just finished reading: Authentic Leadership by Bill George