• To Book Blog or Not

    November 3, 2012 ishabelle

    I’ve been thinking of starting up a book blog, you know, for all those books I have read and for all the books I have yet to read. I have more than 2000 books stored on my library manager. That’s not including the ones that I have on paper. Out of that 2000, I don’t think I only read about 500. That’s why I got this crazy idea to start a new book blog under a different subdomain. Maybe something…

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  • Flash

    February 28, 2010 ishabelle

    I am currently reading “The HIstorian,” a novel by Elizabeth Kostova. The plot involves the legend of Vlad Tepes, the original Dracula. I find the novel both scary and compelling. In fact, I find myself having a hard time putting it down. If only my eyes were always a little more cooperative, I would have read the entire book by now. I have three other books waiting to be read. Somehow, I think I am going to need a lot…

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  • Quotes From 11 Minutes

    January 14, 2010 ishabelle

    I was browsing through my ebooks earlier today when I chanced upon Paulo Coelho’s book, 11 Minutes. I remember it took me a very long time to finish the book. It was unusual because I normally finish books in less than a day. It was more unusual because I’ve always loved Coelho’s books and I never put them down once I start reading. But this book was very different. For the first few pages, I was really bored. I felt…

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