The Fall of Lisa Bellow | Susan Perabo

The Fall of Lisa Bellow | Susan Perabo

Review: Title: The Fall of Lisa Bellow Goodreads | Barnes and Noble | Book Depository | Amazon  Author: Susan Perabo | Website Publishing: March 14th 2017 by Simon & Schuster Format: Hardcover Source: Library Genre: Fiction; Mystery; Contemporary Date Read: June 2017 When a middle school girl is abducted in broad daylight, a fellow student and witness […]

Once and For All | Sarah Dessen

Once and For All  | Sarah Dessen

Review: Title: Once and For All  | Goodreads | Barnes and Noble | Book Depository | Amazon Author: Sarah Dessen | Website  Publishing: June 6th 2017 by Viking Books for Young Readers Format: ARC Source: Publisher Genre: YA; Contemporary; Romance Date Read: June 2017 Louna, daughter of famed wedding planner Natalie Barrett, has seen every sort of […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Winger | Andrew Smith

Review Title: Winger Author: Andrew Smith Publication: May 14th 2013 by Simon & Schuster Source: Library Format: Hardcover Genre: YA; Contemporary Date Read: July 2016 Ryan Dean West is a fourteen-year-old junior at a boarding school for rich kids in the Pacific Northwest. He’s living in Opportunity Hall, the dorm for troublemakers, and rooming with the biggest […]

Short and Sweet | The Lifeboat Clique Mini Review

Short and Sweet | The Lifeboat Clique Mini Review

Some people might say that Denver had a death wish. Why else would she have dared to sneak into a Malibu beach party where she’d be surrounded by enemies, namely including her ex-BFF Abigail?
Oh yeah. Croix. Denver never thought in a million years he’d ask her out, but who was she to question this miracle of fate? Well, that wasn’t the only surprise fate had in–

Regarding This Read | Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

Regarding This Read | Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel

If you didn’t know (although most of you do) writing reviews is probably the most time consuming aspect of maintaining a book review blog.  I love it, don’t get me wrong, but lately I’ve been feeling a little confined by the typical review format and having been researching and brainstorming some ideas for informal review […]

Monthly Recap | March 2016

Monthly Recap | March 2016

I don’t think that I can accurately recap March without acknowledging that 2016 has gotten a bit off track for me.  My schools trimester system threw me for a bit of the loop this past winter kept me busy with new classes in this first month of Spring.  I’ve started rehearsing for my school play […]