Dear Seekabookers, We have made it through the first month of the year and now on to the second. This month I started off strong with a total of 5 books read! I read 3 books, 1 e-book and listened to 1 audio. My favorite from the list was the Union’s memoir, We’re Going To Need More Wine, and Isabel Allende’s A Long Petal from … Continue reading January 2020 Wrap-Up!
NYC is the epitome of many great places! From restaurants to shops to wonderful bookstores. I have lived here all my life, but I haven’t been able to visit every bookstore yet and the best thing is there is always a new one opening. This year I was able to visit some of the following. From my all-time favorite to new hidden gems. Strand BookstoreUnion … Continue reading NYC Bookstores Visited in 2019
I recently received book mail and was happy since I have been waiting for this! I received the anticipated release of Mayra Cuevas’s book Salty, Bitter, Sweet. Thank you @blinkyabooks and Mayra for sending this over to me. In just reading the synopsis, I am ready to dive into this sweet rom-com! Plus, I love cooking and trying new recipes, so I know that I can connect … Continue reading Salty, Bitter, Sweet
Last Thursday at the #CuentosUnidos event hosted by @penguinrandomhouse, we were given the upcoming release of Isabel Allende’s new novel, A Long Petal of the Sea. ⭐ What Is it about? In the late 1930s, when fascists topple the Spanish government, hundreds of thousands flee over the mountains to the French border. Among them is Roser, a pregnant young widow, who finds her life intertwined with that of … Continue reading A Long Petal of the Sea
Hola Seekabookers, This past weekend I was able to take a four day trip with my husband to Toronto, Canada. It was both our first time there and it was a great four day walking around and discovering the many places Toronto has to offer. I am going to be breaking it down day by day of our activities. Day One: We arrived on Wednesday … Continue reading Trip to Toronto!
Dear Seekabookers! I hope everyone had a great month! Can you believe that it is already October? Can you believe that there is only two months left of the year! I know too early to think about, but still, this year has flown by fast. Also, I am ready for sweater weather! I miss layering up and fall clothing, but I am not excited for … Continue reading September 2019 Wrap-Up!
Hello from LA, I am currently in LA at the airport waiting for my flight to board to NYC. I was here for a week for work and took some time off to visit family. This is my first time in Los Angeles, California in general, and I LOVE IT! I can literally see myself living here. I love the weather, OMG, the weather is … Continue reading July Wrap-Up + LA