Beautifully, Wondrously, Heartbreaking | Review of ‘Heartless’


By Cynthia Ayala

Heartless by Marissa Meyer
Feiwel & Friends
Image Credit: Goodreads

All Catherine wants is to be a baker and open a shop as the best baker in all of Wonderland. But at the time when the King is expected to propose to her, Cath meets Jest, the Kings new mysterious court Jester. Soon her curiosity blossoms into love and at the risk of upsetting her parents and the King, the pair enter into a secret courtship. But fate is a fickle thing, a dangerous thing that may tear Cath, and all of Wonderland, apart.

Published November 8, 2016, by Feiwel & Friends, Heartless by Marissa Meyer is a standalone novel that takes gives readers a fantastical new retelling on the origins of Lewis Carroll’s famed Queen of Hearts.
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Weekly Reading List #82


By Cynthia Ayala

Hey there avid readers! I hope everyone is having a wonderful week and day. So much to do and so little time for everything that I need to do. But as a reader, I must read, so check out this latest reading list and see where it takes me. I’m already halfway through Blood of the Cosmos, but as it’s a 600+ page book, it’s going to take me a little bit to read with everything else going on in my life. But here’s what’s following it! Happy reading!
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Book of the Month Poll – November 2016


By Cynthia Ayala

Another month means another poll to select the book of the month for November. Just click on the books below to check out what these novels are all about and you can leave your vote in the comments section or you can vote here on Pollcaster or by clicking the picture below. The winner will get a featured book review here on my website. Happy voting!
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A Dynamic and Rich Novel | Review of ‘Heartless’ (PLL, #7)


By: Cynthia Ayala

The seventh installment in the Pretty Little Liars series, Heartless takes these girls out of the fire to put them in the lions den separating them as they investigate who really murdered their old friend Ali.  A suspenseful page turner, Sara Shepard delivers another great addition to her Pretty Little Liars saga.
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A Dynamic And Rich Novel | Review of ‘Heartless’ (PLL, #7) – Emertainment Monthly


By: Cynthia Ayala ’16 / Emertainment Monthly Staff Writer

‘Heartless’ continues the thrilling story of four young girls being stalked by a mysterious assailant breathing life into the young adult genre as it combines mystery/thriller with a coming-of-age story. Continue reading “A Dynamic And Rich Novel | Review of ‘Heartless’ (PLL, #7) – Emertainment Monthly”

Weekly Reading List #5


By: Cynthia Ayala

Hey there avid readers! I know, once again it’s been a while since I’ve made a note on what to read as of late, but it’s been pretty hectic here. I’m in Florida looking for apartments in Boston so that I can return to school. I have work and I had to do a total reset on my computer which put me a full day behind in all my writing and my work. It’s been a bit difficult, but I’m back on track here. I hope everyone here is having a great day and had a wonderful weekend.
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Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD ReMix Teases Kingdom Hearts 3


By: Cynthia Ayala

Since the new trailer has been released for the HD re-mastered version revealing footage for the next installment in the Kingdom Hearts. Kingdom Hearts 3, the next anticipated game in the series and for all us fans out there, more has been revealed about the upcoming game.
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