Maybe Everything by Alicia Lidwina

Days are clearly getting shorter in this part of the world and those sunny days from summer feel like ages ago. I love fall, but it also brings a melancholic feeling that makes me reflect and look back. With this mood, I start my review.


Maybe Everything

by Alicia Lidwina

Keywords: prose, poetry, short stories, relationships, love, life, philosophic, emotional.
*Paperback, 136 pages
Published September 24th 2018 by Gramedia Pustaka Utama

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Ten-Step Drawing: Flowers by Mary Woodin

Hello my friends!! today I have had a great time reviewing a lot of art related books recently. I hope you have find my reviews useful, Christmas is just around the corner! Time flies right? so if you are not into art books, maybe this could be a good gift for a loved one (or not so loved one but you would rather have them drawing flowers than criticizing you life, right?)


Ten-Step Drawing: Flowers:
Blooms, Blossoms, and Bouquets to Draw in 10 Easy Steps
by Mary Woodin

Keywords: non-fiction, educational, arts, drawing, step by step, basic skills, beginner, visual.
*Paperback, 128 pages
Published August 7th 2018 by Walter Foster Publishing


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Art Starts with a Line by Erin McManness

Hello my friends!!! October was crazy but I’m ready for November! Anyone joining NaNoWriMo? I could bet my dinner that if you are reading this, you are probably not participating because you are too busy typing words like there is no tomorrow. But heeey, wanna know something? I am participating!! No, I wont write a book and be the next Marissa Meyer, but I will write a post every single day of November. For me this is a big start because I struggle to write and read posts while arting and adulting (in order of importance, hahaha! jk, but yeah, it usually goes that order). So, here it comes to 1 post a day!


Art Starts with a Line:
A creative and interactive guide to the art of line drawing
by Erin McManness

Keywords: non-fiction, educational, arts, drawing, step by step, basic skills, techniques, exercises, visual.
*Paperback, 128 pages
Published July 3rd 2018 by Walter Foster Publishing

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What’s Love Got To Do With It? by Anna Premoli

Heeeey my friends~ Is the weather getting chillier and nights longer? Want some cozy adult romance? Mhmm, here you have it:

What’s Love Got To Do With It?:
A laugh-out-loud romantic comedy!
by Anna Premoli

Keywords: fiction, romance, comedy, steamy, city girl/country guy troupe, alpha-male, strong female, steamy, journalist, shale gas, happy ending.
*Kindle Edition, 336 pages
Published October 16th 2018


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Tarot Made Simple by Liz Dean

Hello friends!

The other day, I was telling my sister about my desire to design a card deck (definitely not influenced by Card Captor Sakura’s Clow cards, coff coff) and then I saw this book available for review! and as I have 0 clue about tarot, I decided to give it a try!


Tarot Made Simple:
The Ultimate Guide to Casting Spreads and Reading the Cards
by Liz Dean

Keywords: tarot, cards, hobby, fortunetelling, visual guide, reference, esoteric
*Spiral-bound, 80 pages
Published August 7th 2018 by Fair Winds Press

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Inking Animals by Sova Hลฏovรก

What a wonderful book! and the perfect inspiration before Inktober begins. I’m so happy I requested it. It looks beautiful and Sova’s whimsical animal illustrations persuade you into trying your luck at drawing and painting animals using inks.


Illustration Studio: Inking Animals:
A modern, interactive drawing guide to traditional illustration techniques
by Sova Hลฏovรก

Keywords: non-fiction, educational, crafts and hobbies, art, drawing, painting, inking, techniques, step-by-step, visual, illustration.
*Paperback, 144 pages
Published September 25th 2018 by Walter Foster Publishing


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Handmade Houseplants by Corrie Beth Hogg

What an inspiring book! I don’t think I have ever seen such gorgeous paper plants ever. In the past I have tried tissue paper flowers, but have never actually tried to recreate houseplants.


Handmade Houseplants:
Remarkably Realistic Plants You Can Make with Paper
byCorrie Beth Hogg, Christine Han (Photographs)

Keywords: non-fiction, educational, crafts and hobbies, art, paper crafts, techniques, step-by-step, visual, home decor.
*Paperback, 300 pages
Published September 4th 2018 by Timber Press


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Practical Landscape Painting by David Hollis

Art review time! and as some of you might know, I have been investing a huge part of my time with watercolors so any watercolor book catches my attention. Have you tried watercolors before?


Practical Landscape Painting:
Materials, Techniques & Projects
by David Hollis

Keywords: non-fiction, educational, arts, painting, illustrated, basic skills, techniques, step-by-step, learn as you go.
*Paperback, 96 pages
Published April 5th 2018 by Ivy Press



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