The Upside of Unrequieted | Becky Albertalli

The Upside of Unrequieted | Becky Albertalli

Review: Title: The Upside of Unrequited | Goodreads | Barnes and Noble | Book Depository | Amazon  Author: Becky Albertalli | Website Publishing: April 11th 2017 by Balzer & Bray/Harperteen Format: ARC Source: Publisher Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance Date: June 2017 Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love—she’s lived through it twenty-six times. She crushes hard […]

Bookshelf Organization | An Adventure

Bookshelf Organization | An Adventure

Hello everyone!!  As you can guess from the title this post is about my recent bookshelf organization!  I have these amazing bookshelves in my bedroom stuffed to the brim with books (sorted by color of course).  Upon returning from BookExpo 2017 I realized that in addition to my bookshelves I had a lot of piles of […]

When Dimple Met Rishi | Sandhya Menon

When Dimple Met Rishi | Sandhya Menon

Review:  Title: When Dimple Met Rishi | Goodreads | Barnes and Noble | Book Depository | Amazon Author: Sandhya Menon | Website Publishing: May 30th 2017 by Simon Pulse Format: ARC Source: Publisher Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance Date read: June 2017 Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With graduation behind her, she’s more than ready for […]

BookExpo 2017 Recap

BookExpo 2017 Recap

Hey everybody!!!!  I WENT TO BOOKEXPO 2017!!!!!! I also went last year, but this is my first time writing a recap post because last year BookExpo was during the school year and between finals + a trip to Peru immediately after school was out a BookExpo recap sort of fell through the cracks…but I’m here […]

I Never | Laura Hopper

I Never | Laura Hopper

Review: Title: I Never  Author: Laura Hopper Publishing:  November 7th 2017 by HMH Books for Young Readers Format: ARC Source: Publisher Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance Date Read: May 2017 Janey King’s priorities used to be clear: track, school, friends, and family. But when seventeen-year-old Janey learns that her seemingly happy parents are getting divorced, her world starts […]

The Hate You Give | Angie Thomas

The Hate You Give | Angie Thomas

Review: Title: The Hate U Give Author: Angie Thomas Publishing: February 28th 2017 by Balzer & Bray/Harperteen Source: library Format: library hardcover Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance subplot Date Read: May 2017 Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance […]

Bad Feminist | Roxane Gay

Bad Feminist | Roxane Gay

Title: Bad Feminist Author: Roxane Gay Publishing: August 5th 2014 by Harper Perennial Source: library Format: library paperback Genre: nonfiction; essays; collection Date read: March 2017 Thoughts: Because Bad Feminist is a collection of essays rather than a novel or collection of short stories I decided that I had to review it a little bit differently.  So I snagged all […]

Saying Goodbye | The Lunar Chronicles

Saying Goodbye | The Lunar Chronicles

There comes a time with book series.  It’s a notably predictable time, but it’s the time that comes once you finish the final book: you set it down, you sit back, and you have to process saying goodbye.  It’s been a long while since I’ve had to say goodbye to a series–mostly because I’m absolutely terrible […]