Reading Wrap Up 2017

Another year is about to end! And that means that here I come to share with you all the books I read in 2017 and how many stars I gave each. This year was kind of different for me because I read more non-fiction books, but I guess it was what I needed at the …

¡Año de libros 2017!

Otro año está a punto de terminar, lo cual significa que ha llegado el momento de contarte qué libros leí durante 2017 y cuántas estrellas le di a cada uno. Confieso que sufrí gratas sorpresas y unas cuantas decepciones con algunos; y, en comparación con años anteriores, leí muchos más libros de no-ficción, los cuales …

“How’s Your Soul?” by Judah Smith

"How's Your Soul?: Why Everything that Matters Starts with the Inside You" by Judah Smith Pages: 224. Genre: Christian, nonfiction. Published: November 15th, 2016. Find this review on Amazon | Goodreads MY SYNOPSIS Our lives flow from the inside out, that's way it is so important to explore the real condition of our inner self. In …

This is why I don’t set reading goals in numbers

Year after year, Goodreads asks the same question: "how many books do you plan to read, Natacha? 12? 24? 1001? They never receive my answer, though. It must be the rebel in me, I think; but, honestly, I can’t do that to myself. I love reading so much to ruin it like that. Every person is different, …

¡Año de libros 2016!

Te confieso que este es uno de los posts que más, más, más disfruto escribir. Creo que a todos los lectores-blogueros les pasa lo mismo porque nos da la oportunidad de recordar cada una de las historias que vivimos en el año. A continuación, te mostraré la lista de los libros que leí en 2016 y …

Book year 2016!

Another year came and went, and it brought lots of books with it. As I did last year, I’ll share with you what I read in these 365 days, and how many stars I gave to each story. Let’s do it!   I'm happy to report that there was no one-star book this year! ☺ …

“Hello Me, It’s You” by Hannah Todd

"Hello Me, It's You" edited by Hannah Todd Pages: 112. Published: October 10th 2016. Genre: mental health, mental illness. Find this review on Amazon| Goodreads MY SYNOPSIS Some twenty-somthings write letters to their 16-year-old selves going through mental disorders. MY REVIEW I absolutely loved the concept of this book from the first moment I read it. It’s such …

“The Witnesses” by Robert Whitlow

The Witnesses - Mi Baile Perfecto

"The Witnesses" by Robert Whitlow Pages: 400 Published: July 26th 2016 by Thomas Nelson Genre: Christian fiction Find this review on Amazon | Goodreads MY SYNOPSIS 82-year-old Frank and his grandson, Parker, share an unique gift that have brought them both blessings and regrets. When the World War II past Frank has tried so much let behind threatens …

5 things you’ve got to know for writing great book reviews

It’s been two years since I began writing reviews in exchange for free books. At first, I had no idea what I was doing… well, I’m not so sure I do now, but I’ve learned one or two things about this in that time. Before anything else, I must say that there are hundreds (of …

What options do I really have?

I like reading. I do. I love words and somehow I believe God made me to find Him in them. I enjoy books. Good quotes. Perfectly worded stories. About two years ago I joined Goodreads and I began to receive recommendations from other readers. It was fantastic. A small paradise. However, in my country, you don’t …