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
Title: The Friend Zone Author: Abby Jimenez Rate: 5/5 Bookstore: Amazon Publisher: Forever Romance Date Published: June 11, 2019 Synopsis: Kristen Peterson doesn’t do drama, will fight to the death for her friends, and has no room in her life for guys who just don’t get her. She’s also keeping a big secret: facing a medically necessary procedure that will make it impossible for her to have … Continue reading The Friend Zone
Title: Naturally Tan Author: Tan France Rate: 4/5 Bookstore: Target Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Date Published: June 4, 2019 Synopsis: In this heartfelt, funny, touching memoir, Tan France, star of Netflix’s smash-hit QUEER EYE, tells his origin story for the first time. With his trademark wit, humor, and radical compassion, Tan reveals what it was like to grow up gay in a traditional Muslim family, as one … Continue reading Naturally Tan
Dear Seekabookers, Sorry, I have been MIA. I have been busy with work, life and traveling. Within the last two months, I have traveled to India and Argentina. In my recent trip to Argentina, I was able to purchase some book and in Miami, Florida where I have to stay a day after I returned back from Argentina. I spent two weeks in Argentina for … Continue reading Book Haul!
Hi Seekabookers! I just noticed that I did not do a May Wrap-up post! I have been crazy busy with work and traveling (at the moment, I am in Argentina for two weeks) and in May I was in India for a bit. I have been putting in as much reading time as I can. There are SO MANY books that I want to read … Continue reading BookCon 2019 + May & June Wrap-Up
Title: With the Fire on High Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Rate: 5/5 Bookstore: Book of the Month Publisher: Harper Teen Date Published: May 7, 2019 Synopsis: With her daughter to care for and her Abuela to help support, high school senior Emoni Santiago has to make the tough decisions, and do what must be done. The one place she can let her responsibilities go is in … Continue reading With the Fire on High
Title: The Education of Margot Sanchez Author: Lilliam Rivera Rate: 4.5/5 Bookstore: Book Culture LIC Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date Published: February 21, 2017 Synopsis: THINGS/PEOPLE MARGOT HATES: Mami, for destroying my social life Papi, for allowing Junior to become a Neanderthal Junior, for becoming a Neanderthal This supermarket Everyone else After “borrowing” her father’s credit card to finance a more stylish wardrobe, Margot Sánchez suddenly finds … Continue reading The Education of Margot Sanchez
Hi Seekabookers! April has ended and we are off to start May. Can you believe?! April was pretty busy for me in regards to work and traveling. Earlier in the month, I went to Dallas, TX to visit my college best friend who I haven’t seen in the last 2 years. It was nice to spend time with her husband and their new baby! Of … Continue reading April 2019 Wrap-Up!
Title: We Set the Dark on Fire Author: Tehlor Kay Mejia Rate: 3.5/5 Bookstore: Barnes & Nobles Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books Date Published: February 26, 2019 Synopsis: At the Medio School for Girls, distinguished young women are trained for one of two roles in their polarized society. Depending on her specialization, a graduate will one day run her husband’s household or raise his children, but both wives … Continue reading We Set the Dark on Fire