Tag: Life Story
- Title: Kate: The Making of a Princess Author: Claudia Joseph Rating: 3/5 Knowing how Kate was brought up was my main reason for getting this book. I bought this last year in a book sale along with the coffee table book of their royal wedding and as obvious as it is, I am a British Royalty fan - ever since… Continue reading "Kate: The Making of a Princess by Claudia Joseph (Book Review)"
Diana Her Last Love, Kate Snell, Rating: 5/5
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Diana, Her Last Love Author: Kate Snell Rating: 5/5 Respect and Love. These are the two values Diana has gained from me. A sigh of unexplained loss was the only thing I can do as I finished reading this book. It's like getting to know and be connected to her - Not as a princess but as an ordinary… Continue reading "Diana, Her Last Love by Kate Snell (Book Review)"
Princess Lea, Rating: 3/5, Yvette Fernandez
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Princess Lea (The Life Story of Lea Salonga) Author: Yvette Fernandez Rating: 3/5 Since this blog aims to encourage reading to kids, this is one book that can be enjoyed by little girls (around 6-8 years old). I have rated this with 3/5 because I felt that there is something more that I want to know about Lea Salonga.… Continue reading "Princess Lea: Life Story of Lea Salonga by Yvette Fernandez (Book Review)"
Rating: 4/5, Robyn Miller, Robyn's Book: A true Diary
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Robyn's Book: A True Diary Author: Robyn Miller Ratings: 4/5 You all know how much I love reading non fiction books and this is one of the most inspiring book I have read so far. One of the reason why I love this book is how I connect myself to the author. She loves writing and this is how… Continue reading "Robyn’s Book: A True Diary by Robyn Miller (Book Review)"
Amanda Ziller, American Genius: Steve Jobs, Rating: 5/5
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: American Genius: Steve Jobs Author: Amanda Ziller Ratings: 5/5 Honestly, this 200 peso-162 page book is overwhelming. I have been dreaming of reading a book about Steve Jobs for some time now and thanks to my sisters who bought this for me as their Christmas gift. ~!~ Once you started reading this, you can't get enough of it and… Continue reading "American Genius: Steve Jobs by Amanda Ziller (Book Review)"
Big John: The Life Story of John Gokongwei Jr., Rating: 5/5, Yvette Fernandez
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Big John: The Life Story of John Gokongwei Jr. Author: Yvette Fernandez Ratings: 5/5 This is a children's book I know however, it has a story that not only kids should know and I know had made you curious as well. When I saw this is the bookstore the other day as I was doing my last minute Christmas… Continue reading "Big John: The Life Story of John Gokongwei Jr. by Yvette Fernandez"
Mitch Albom, Nonfiction, Rating: 5/5, Tuesdays with Morrie
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Tuesdays with Morrie Author: Mitch Albom Ratings: 5/5 Very moving. One of my must read book. Very inspirational and full of positivity/optimism beyond impending death. I get teary-eyed when I get to remember the story of Morrie. He is one strong person and he radiates his happy vibes to the people around him. He gave death a different meaning because of his… Continue reading "Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom (Book Review)"
Arthur Golden, Memoirs of Geisha, Nonfiction, Rating: 5/5
By Trixie Ricablanca onTitle: Memoirs of Geisha Author: Arthur Golden Rating: 5/5 I began to feel that all the people I'd ever know who had died and left me had not in fact gone away, but they continued to live inside of me.- Sayuri, from Memoirs of Geisha. A novel rich in Japanese culture. Sakamoto, Chiyo and Nitta, Sayuri are the two names… Continue reading "Memoirs of Geisha By Arthur Golden (Book Review)"