My Review: “You could try me out sometime, you know, with the dating thing.” His tone was teasing. “Who knows? We could fall in love.” This story is all kinds of cute! It’s set in a very quirky town where charms and predictions and magic are an every day occurrence. Every year they congregate in … Continue reading Reviews: Love Fortunes and Other Disasters & First Kisses and Other Misfortunes by Kimberly Karalius
My Review: This book is so brilliant. It battles slut shaming: “I’m energetic. And impulsive. And passionate. But just because I’m all those things doesn’t mean I give my body away like free samples at the perfume counter.” “Even if she did, who cares? It’s not like that would make her bad or stupid or … Continue reading The Revenge Playbook by Rachael Allen
Even trying to explain why I absolutely disliked this book makes me very very sad. If I Stay, Where She Went, Just One Day, Just One Year, Just One Night, I loved ALL these books by Gayle Forman. All of them. But this book? Nothing. I guess I went into this book expecting something … Continue reading Fashion by the Book: I Was Here by Gayle Forman + Review!
Review: The Art of Lainey was so original! Using a classic book such as: The Art of War to win over your ex seems pretty… out there. However I loved seeing Lainey and her best friend Bianca going over the book and creating strategies to win over Lainey’s ex; it was quirky and fun. At … Continue reading Review: The Art of Lainey by Paula Stokes
Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary Romance Series: Just One Day, #2 Publisher: Dutton Children's Publication Date: October 10th 2013 Source: Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Just One Day. Just One Year. Just One Read. Before you find out how their story ends, remember how it began.... When he opens his eyes, Willem doesn’t know where in the world he is—Prague … Continue reading Review: Just One Year by Gayle Forman
Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Publisher: Simon Pulse Publication Date: August 27th 2013 Source: Finished Copy provided by Publisher. (Thank you, Hardie Grant & Egmont!) Goodreads Summary: Caroline is at a crossroads. Her grandmother is sick, maybe dying. Like the rest of her family, Caroline's been at Gram's bedside since her stroke. With the pressure building, all Caroline wants to … Continue reading Review: Just Like Fate by Cat Patrick & Suzanne Young
Genre: Young Adult, Contemporary, Romance Series: Pushing the Limits, #2 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: May 28th 2013 Source: Library Goodreads Summary: Ryan lowers his lips to my ear. "Dance with me, Beth." "No." I whisper the reply. I hate him and I hate myself for wanting him to touch me again.... "I dare you..." … Continue reading Review: Dare You To by Katie McGarry