Book Review || 11 Birthdays

Author: Wendy Mass Amanda Ellerby is about to turn eleven. She’s stuck having a costume party she doesn’t really want, and wearing a very uncomfortable costume. But most of all, it’s the first year she isn’t having her birthday with Leo. Leo is her best friend ex-best friend. They were even born on the same […]

Yasimone’s One Month Anniversary!

Hello everyone! Today is January 31st, and that means it¬†has been one month since New Year’s Eve— but more importantly, one month since I started blogging on yasimone.com! ūüėÄ It’s quite hard to believe that it has¬†been a whole month since I wrote my very first post, so to celebrate, I will be doing not […]

Book Review || Divergent

Author: Veronica Roth Beatrice is just an average 16-year-old Abnegation girl— selfless, kind, quick to forget herself. Or so everyone thinks. Beatrice knows, that in her heart, she doesn’t want this life, doesn’t deserve it, because she is not selfless enough. Aptitude tests are coming up, and they will recommend which faction the new adults, […]

Book Review || Where the Mountain Meets the Moon

Author: ¬†Grace Lin Minli lives in a poor, monotonous village at the base of Fruitless Mountain, where nothing beautiful grows and the villagers spend their days tediously planting rice. Her mother sighs loudly and often about their terrible misfortune, and Minli longs to make Fruitless Mountain green as it was long ago so¬†that the village […]

Book Review || The Hunger Games

Author: ¬†Suzanne Collins In what was once North America, there is a prosperous country called Panem. It is ruled over by the Capitol, a rich city of luxury, which is supplied by 12 districts, each with their own natural resources. Every year, the Capitol hosts a televised death match: The Hunger Games. Two ‚ÄúTributes,‚ÄĚ one […]