Alien: Echo by Mira Grant: A Catastrophically Atrocious Addition to the Alien Universe – Book Review (YA Sci-Fi Horror)

Alien: Echo by Mira Grant is a young adult science-fiction horror novel set in the Alien universe. It follows twin sisters named Olivia and Viola. The latter is always sick and stuck on bedrest, unable to have a normal life, which is further complicated by their xeno-scientist parents constantly changing planetary colonies for their work.…

Super Sunny Side Up: The Sunshine Blogger Award

Yay, for getting nominated for a blog award! This time I was nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by the marvellous Yomu from Umai Yomu Anime Blog! Thank you so much for nominating me! I feel really honoured and grateful that you thought of me. For folks who may not be familiar with or following…

Tokyo Tarareba Girls: First Impressions – A Josei Drama Adaptation with Perfect Casting, Quirky Characters, & Talking Pub Grub

Tokyo Tarareba Girls (東京タラレバ娘) is a josei, romantic comedy Japanese live-action drama adaptation of the josei manga of the same name. It was originally released in 2017 and stars Yuriko Yoshitaka, Nana Eikura, and Yūko Ōshima. It follows a young woman named Rinko and her female comrades as they navigate their 30s. After spending their…

Half a King (Shattered Sea #1) by Joe Abecrombie: A Kick-Arse Fantasy with Swathing Settings & Blood-Thirsty Baddies Galore – Book Review (Grimdark Fantasy)

Half a King by Joe Abercrombie is a grimdark fantasy novel and the first instalment in the Shattered Sea trilogy. It revolves around a young man named Yarvi who is preparing to take the final examination towards becoming a minister of sorts. However, when news of his father’s and brother’s—king and prince—death reach him, his…

My Personal Anime Collection!

A couple of months ago, I shared a picture of one of the shelves from my personal anime collection over on Instagram and mentioned that if anyone wanted to see the rest to let me know. I ended up getting quite a few requests for the anime tour surprisingly. While I planned out and created…