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 […]

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 […]

Heartless | Marissa Meyer

Review: Title: Heartless Author: Marissa Meyer Publishing: November 8th 2016 by Feiwel & Friends Source: BEA (now BookExpo) Format: ARC Genre: YA; Fantasy; Retelling; Romance Date Read: December 2016 Catherine may be one of the most desired girls in Wonderland and a favorite of the unmarried King, but her interests lie elsewhere. A talented baker, she wants […]

Away We Go | Emil Ostrovski| Blog Tour

Away We Go | Emil Ostrovski| Blog Tour

It seems like just last week I was in the same position… oh wait, I was!  Here I am, back with another (lovely) Irish Banana Book Tour. I was lucky enough to receive an e-ARC of Away We Go from the lovely Greenwillow Books for review as part of this tour!  Although this is not my first […]

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 […]

A Drop of Night | Stefan Bachmann | Blog Tour

A Drop of Night | Stefan Bachmann | Blog Tour

Hello all!  I’m so stoked to be sharing info about this book with you all, AND to be participating in my second Irish Banana Book Tour.  I had the pleasure of receiving a copy of A Drop of Night by Stefan Bachmann for review. Review: Title: A Drop of Night Author: Stefan Bachmann Publishing: March 15th 2016 by Greenwillow Books Source: […]

2016 Blogging and Bookish Life Resolutions

2016 Blogging and Bookish Life Resolutions

I’ve never done Blogging/Bookish Life resolutions before, but after I saw that Bella was doing them, I realized what  an awesome idea it was!  I try and do resolutions every year, but this year I was more systematic and categorized my resolutions by topic.  This made it naturally easier to separate resolutions relating to my blog/bookish […]

Winter Recommendations

Winter Recommendations

With everyone in the mood to cozy up with some hot chocolate and a blanket, I thought that it was more than appropriate to share with you twelve winter recommendations.  Although most of them aren’t holiday themed, these are the perfect sorts of books to read by the fire, wrapped up in a sweater.  Enjoy […]