Last Book Syndrome: ‘P.S. I Still Love You’ by Jenny Han

by Clarissa Chua Relationship Hungover. Those were the words that came to mind when I heard of the title of the sequel to To All the Boys I Loved Before by Jenny Han (which I unexpectedly loved, by the way). To a certain degree I was right, but after I read it, the title struck me more. Let’sContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘P.S. I Still Love You’ by Jenny Han”

Last Book Syndrome: ‘Lover’s Dictionary’ by David Levithan

by Clarissa Chua When it came to romance, I used to believe that if it’s meant to be, it will be. But sometimes, it’s a constant choice whether or not both parties want to continue. It’s a decision to keep moving, and to continue giving and forgiving. “Obstinate, adj. Sometimes it becomes a contest: Which isContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘Lover’s Dictionary’ by David Levithan”

Last Book Syndrome: ‘Love Like Crazy’ by Megan Squires

by Clarissa Chua There are a lot of beautiful things dependent on crazy—art, business, love and of course, this Last Book Syndrome series. And this is the last for July! Can you believe it? I made it through the whole month! These past two weeks have been quite a struggle as days seemed long and dragging.Continue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘Love Like Crazy’ by Megan Squires”

Last Book Syndrome: Pokemon

by Clarissa Chua I used to think that stories are only stories if they contain an important lesson to impart to the reader. If I still stood firm on this belief, I probably wouldn’t have discovered the wondrous books I’ve encountered the past few years. Nevertheless, this belief of mine has led me to lookContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: Pokemon”

Last Book Syndrome: ‘Love and Other Foreign Words’ by Erin McCahan

by Clarissa Chua I’m a big fan of language. That’s one of the reasons I found Love and Other Foreign Words by Erin McCahan adorable. Josie, the highly intelligent main character, finds comfort in words and the concrete meanings they hold. “The single greatest word, of all languages in the world, is teepee. It comes fromContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘Love and Other Foreign Words’ by Erin McCahan”

Last Book Syndrome: ‘If I Stay’ by Gayle Forman

by Clarissa Chua The book we’re featuring today is from one of my favorite authors, and also the first book I read electronically. Honestly, I’ve never been a huge fan of ebooks because I feel that the essence of a book gets lost—the flipping of the pages, the smell of it, putting a bookmark in place—theContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘If I Stay’ by Gayle Forman”

Last Book Syndrome: ‘Paper Towns’ by John Green

by Clarissa Chua Hello, Cheer Readers and welcome to the first ever Last Book Syndrome! I’m so excited to launch this here since this is the perfect avenue for it and it’s been my blog baby idea for years now. *ehem* So what is Last Book Syndrome? It’s kind of like Last Song Syndrome, wherein the lastContinue reading “Last Book Syndrome: ‘Paper Towns’ by John Green”