This graphic novel was anything BUT what I expected it to be. I expected something lighthearted and full of fluff but it’s definitely no that. Spinning tells the story of a young girl named Tillie who has been figure skating since she was little. Her story is one filled with loneliness even when surrounded by … Continue reading Spinning by Tillie Walden: ARC Review!
Considering my bad luck lately with Romance books, I was kind of dreading going into this one. That quickly changed when I realized my favorite trope being used. Eye Candy is a friends-to-lovers story mixed with an office romance that surprisingly made things even better. Jackie and Vince are both divorcees with their own jaded … Continue reading Eye Candy by Jessica Lemmon: Mini Review!
I went into this not knowing it was actually a short novella but it was exactly what I need after all the long reads I've had lately. The story revolves around jaded exes, Nick and Justin, who've been separated for three months now and are trying to deal with ending a 9 year relationship so … Continue reading Foundations Weak and Strong: ARC mini review!
Cam's Thoughts: “It wasn’t enlightenment to live like you had no history and no consequences. The world wasn’t just made out of instants‒it was made out of plans, too, and the ability to learn from your mistakes” I’m a huge fan of cute contemporary YA novels but I don't pick them up very often. The … Continue reading Noteworthy by Riley Redgate [Reviews]: A Musical Journey to Self Discovery
Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal Series: Between, #1 Publisher: Faber & Faber Publication Date: April 3rd, 2014 (Originally published on August 15th, 2013) Source: Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: You stop fearing the devil when you’re holding his hand… Nothing much exciting rolls through Violet White’s sleepy, seaside town… until River West comes along. … Continue reading Review: Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea by April G. Tucholke
Genre: Young Adult, Science Fiction, Dystopia Series: Starbound, #1 Publisher: Disney-Hyperion Publication Date: December 10th 2013 Source: Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: It's a night like any other on board the Icarus. Then, catastrophe strikes: the massive luxury spaceliner is yanked out of hyperspace and plummets into the nearest planet. Lilac LaRoux and … Continue reading Review: These Broken Stars by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopia, Science Fiction Series: The Blackcoat Rebellion, #1 Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: November 26th 2013 Source: Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: YOU CAN BE A VII. IF YOU GIVE UP EVERYTHING. For Kitty Doe, it seems like an easy choice. She can either spend her life as a III in misery, looked down upon … Continue reading Review: Pawn by Aimee Carter
Genre: New Adult, Contemporary Romance, Mystery, Erotica Series: The Secret Life of Amy Bensen #1 Publisher: Julie Patra Publishing Publication Date: July 22nd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Infinite possibilities…. Infinite passion….. Infinite danger…. His touch spirals through me, warm and sweet, wicked and hot. I shouldn’t trust him. I … Continue reading Review: Escaping Reality by Lisa Renee Jones
Genre: Young Adult, Dystopian, Romance, Sci-fi, Mystery Publisher: Harlequin Teen Publication Date: October 1st 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: 3 seconds left to live. Once the countdown starts, it cannot be stopped. 2 pawns thrown into a brutal underground reality game. Kira Jordan survived her family's murder and months on plague-devastated city streets with hard-won … Continue reading Review: Countdown by Michelle Rowen
Genre: Young Adult, Paranormal, Vampires, Dystopian, Romance, Mystery Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Publishing Publication Date: September 3rd 2013 Source: ARC Provided by Publisher via Netgalley Goodreads Summary: Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only … Continue reading Review: The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black