Marianne's Review: Sanctuary was just the book I needed to read to get out of a massive book slump. Liz as a protagonist is a dream come true: badass black attorney in a male-dominated company. Liz knows she has to hold her own and she does so spectacularly. I love how she has this “take … Continue reading Sanctuary: Rebekah Weatherspoon Does It Again!
Jennifer's Review: "Sometimes your world shakes so hard, it's difficult to imagine that everyone else isn't feeling it too." From the start, The Sun is Also a Star gripped my heart forcefully and made me love every moment of it. It tells the stories of Natasha, a young Jamaican girl who's being deported with her … Continue reading The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon [Reviews]: A Story of Hope and Young Romance
Marianne's Review: As the title suggests, one must definitely take a chance with this series… It will really pay off for you. This is the last book of the Willow Creek series, and Micalea Smeltzer wrote it in such an honest, refreshing, romantic, hilarious, and overall amazing way. I really loved the protagonist for this book. … Continue reading Review: Take a Chance by Micalea Smeltzer
Marianne's Review I've read John's most popular books: Looking for Alaska & The Fault in Our Stars and loved them both immensely. I thought with this book, "hey, it's John Green OF COURSE I'm going to love it". Boy was I wrong. What I've come to realise with John Green books (after reading two of his books, … Continue reading Joint Review: Paper Towns by John Green
Jackaby is the kind of story that will grip you until the wee hours of the night. Told from the point of view of Abigail Rook, she is a newcomer to New Fiddleham, New England in 1892 after certain events that lead her there. She is in need of a job and finds one with … Continue reading Review: Jackaby by William Ritter
Title: The Fault in Our Stars Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 125 min Genre: Drama | Romance Starring: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other … Continue reading Our Thoughts on The Fault in Our Stars Movie
Marianne's Thoughts: Having been a huge fan of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries on YouTube, and basically recommending the series to EVERYONE, this book is just what I needed to convert me into an even bigger fan. I loved this book because it added such a layer of depth to what the videos on YouTube where … Continue reading Review: The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennet by Kate Rorick & Bernie Su