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 […]

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 […]

Women’s History Month | 2017 Releases from Female Authors

Women’s History Month | 2017 Releases from Female Authors

Hello everyone!  I figured that since it’s Women’s History Month, what better way to celebrate than by sharing some of my most anticipated 2017 releases from FEMALE authors?!  While of course it would be practically impossible to share EVERY book by a female author that I’m anticipating in the coming year, these are some of […]

Waiting on Wednesday | Dreamland Burning

Waiting on Wednesday | Dreamland Burning

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine where bloggers can showcase books that we are eagerly waiting for. This week I’m anxiously waiting for Dreamland Burning by Jennifer Latham Publication:  February 21st 2017 by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers When seventeen-year-old Rowan Chase finds a skeleton on her family’s property, she has no […]

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 […]

End of Year Book Survey | 2016

End of Year Book Survey | 2016

Thanks to Jamie for hosting another great year of the End of Year Book Survey (!!!!!) FYI Here’s my 2013, 2014, & 2015 surveys if you want to check those out too.  Now…let the survey COMMENCE.   Total Number of Books Read // 46 Total Number of Re-Reads // SEVEN (Shadow & Bone, Once Upon a […]

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 […]

Waiting on Wednesday | Long May She Reign

Waiting on Wednesday | Long May She Reign

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine where bloggers can showcase books that we are eagerly waiting for. This week I’m eagerly awaiting Long May She Reign by Rhiannon Thomas. Publication: February 21st 2017 by HarperTeen Freya was never meant be queen. Twenty third in line to the throne, she never dreamed of a […]

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–