Tomes and Thoughts

My Wikathon TBR!

Happy August, friends! In the Philippines, this month also marks the beginning of Buwan ng Wika (Month of Languages). To celebrate, some friends from the Filipino book community (Kate of @yourtitakate, Gerald of @geraldthebookworm, Kat from @herbookishside, Alex of @alexontheblock, and Julienne from @lovejulienne_) came together and organized Wikathon, a month-long readathon dedicated to reading […]

Decrepit Houses, Creepy Families, and A Slowburn Descent Into Chaos and Horror – Mexican Gothic Review (ARC)

The type of horror that never fails to scare me out of my wits aren’t the ones with the high-end productions with numerous jumpscares, nor the splatter-fest that comes after violence and gore. It’s the slow, creeping kind that gives me nightmares for days. The uncertainty of is-something-there-or-is-it-the-wind, the quiet chills that indicate that something […]

Warrior Queens, Scheming Court Plots, and Battles To Be Won : The Wolf of Oren-Yaro Philippine Blog Tour + Book Review

What’s better than reading a high-stakes epic fantasy with well-balanced characters, a chock-full of political scheming and ferocious warrior queens? A PHILIPPINE-INSPIRED high-stakes epic fantasy with well-balanced characters, a chock-full of political scheming and A ferocious FILIPINA warrior queen! This is what makes up The Wolf of Oren-Yaro and as one of the last books […]

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Tomes and Thoughts is a blog borne out of my desire to create a space dedicated to my book ramblings and other personal shenanigans. Here, I talk about recent reads, daily life updates and my recent foray into joseimuke games (hello, A3!!). Enjoy your stay.

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