YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Puddin’ by Julie Murphy

The Book: Book Title: Puddin' Book Author: Julie Murphy Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: May 8th, 2018 Publisher: Balzer + Bray Synopsis: It is a companion novel to Dumplin', which follows supporting characters from the first book in the months after Willowdean's star turn in the Clover City pageant.  Millie Michalchuk has gone to fat camp every year… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Puddin’ by Julie Murphy

YA Book Review

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

The Book: Book Title: The Poet X Book Author: Elizabeth Acevedo Genre: YA Contemporary Publishing Date: March 6th, 2018 Publisher: HarperTeen Synopsis: A young girl in Harlem discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her mother’s religion and her own relationship to the world. Debut novel of renowned slam poet Elizabeth Acevedo. Xiomara Batista feels unheard and… Continue reading The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Triggered (Control Freakz #3)

The Book: Book Title: Triggered Book Author: Michael Evans Genre: YA Sci-Fi/ Dystopian Publishing Date: September 15th, 2018 Publisher: Boundless Press Synopsis: Memories will break you. Natalie thought that she would be able to fix her past, but some things are forever broken. After being rescued from the rubble, Natalie is welcomed into a new world of horrors,… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Triggered (Control Freakz #3)

YA Book Review

The Wednesday Review: Hills & Valleys by Helen Jones (The Ambeth Chronicles #3)

The Book: Book Title: Hills & Valleys Book Author: Helen Jones Genre: YA Fantasy Publishing Date: May 26th, 2016 Publisher: Createspace Synopsis: 'Sometimes things call to us until we can no longer ignore them. And Ambeth is calling you, Alma.' After the events of the Harvest Fair, Alma is finished with Ambeth - they can find the… Continue reading The Wednesday Review: Hills & Valleys by Helen Jones (The Ambeth Chronicles #3)

Adult Book Review

Still Me by Jojo Moyes (Me Before You #3)

The Book: Book Title: Still Me Book Author: Jojo Moyes Genre: Contemporary/ Women's Fiction Publishing Date: October 23rd, 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Date Read: November 26th, 2018 Synopsis:  From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Jojo Moyes, a new book featuring her iconic heroine of Me Before You and After You, Louisa Clark Louisa Clark arrives in New York ready to… Continue reading Still Me by Jojo Moyes (Me Before You #3)

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Can’t Wait Wednesday

It's time for Can’t Wait Wednesday! For those who don’t know, this was a weekly event hosted by Breaking the Spine where you highlighted an upcoming release you were excited about. This meme had moved to Wishful Endings and is now called Can’t Wait Wednesdays. My choice for Can't Wait Wednesday is something that Liz @ Stellar Kitten Book… Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday

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Top 5 Tuesday: Books That Made Me Laugh

Coming at you with another Top 5 Tuesday post, which is a weekly meme hosted by Bionic Book Worm. Shanah created this weekly event as a way to explore different, fun topics, so make sure you visit her amazing blog and check out her Top 5 Tuesday posts! Top 5 Books That Made Me Laugh: Etiquette… Continue reading Top 5 Tuesday: Books That Made Me Laugh

YA Book Review

To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han (Plus movie review)

The Book: Book Title: To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before Book Author: Jenny Han Genre: YA Contemporary/ Romance Publishing Date: Aprl 15th, 2014 Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date Read: August 12, 2018 Synopsis: What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them… all at once?  Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean Song… Continue reading To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han (Plus movie review)

Adult Book Review

Lion Cub by J.P. Harker (Caledon Sage #3)

The Book: Book Title: Lion Cub Book Author: J.P. Harker Genre: Adult Historical Fiction/ Fantasy Publishing Date: July 12th, 2018 Publisher: JPH Date Read: August 20th, 2018 Synopsis: Lucius Dessida has lived among the Gaians for nine years in a bid to maintain the Caledon’s peace, though his dual heritage means life in Tamora is more… Continue reading Lion Cub by J.P. Harker (Caledon Sage #3)