Tag: Contemporary

Walk the Edge

Walk the Edge

Reaction Upon Reading: I hope there is another book to come in this series! Synopsis: One moment of recklessness will change their worlds. Smart. Responsible. That’s seventeen-year-old Breanna’s role in her large family, and heaven forbid she put a toe out of line. Until one night of shockingly un-Breanna-like behavior puts her into a vicious […]

Posted June 30, 2016
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Since You’ve Been Gone

Since You’ve Been Gone

Reaction upon Reading: Why do so many people love this book? “Real friends are the ones you can count on no matter what. The ones who go into the forest to find you and bring you home. And real friends never have to tell you that they’re your friends.” Synopsis: It was Sloane who yanked Emily out […]

Posted June 16, 2016
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Fangirl

Fangirl

Reaction Upon Reading: How can it be over? “Underneath this veneer of slightly crazy and mildly socially retarded, I’m a complete disaster.” Synopsis: Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan… But for Cath, being a fan is her life—and she’s really good at it. She and her […]

Posted June 2, 2016
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Tell Me Three Things

Tell Me Three Things

Reaction upon reading: Warm fuzzies! Tell Me Three Things One – I love Julie Bauxbaum and her beautifully crafted story Two – I am a sucker for the high school romance book trope and devoured this in one sitting Three – Girls in High School are the absolute worst Contemporary YA is fast becoming my […]

Posted May 26, 2016
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This Raging Light

This Raging Light

I chose this book on recommendation from my local bookstore. I was told it was extremely popular and that they had ordered thousands of copies in. I hadn’t heard of the book but I loved the cover, so I figured why not. The only word I can use to describe this read is RANDOM. I was hoping […]

Posted March 24, 2016
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With This Heart

With This Heart

Sick girl + Mysterious boy = Steamy road trip This book was not at all what I was expecting. I read the blurb (well the first few sentences…I should have read the entire thing) and thought I was going to get some ‘Fault in Our Stars’ contemporary romance. This book is definitely not that, it […]

Posted March 10, 2016
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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Aristotle and Dante Discover..

The unfiltered thoughts, feelings, wonderings and ramblings as I read ‘Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe’ This is a beautiful coming of age story that follows Dante and Aristotle, two friends on the path of discovery who they really are. How amazing is this cover? I love an underdog story and Aristotle sounds […]

Posted March 3, 2016
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Nowhere But Here

Nowhere But Here

  Nowhere But Here by Katie McGarry Thunder Road #1 Platform: Audiobook Voice Actors: Marguerite Gavin & Sean Pratt Overall Rating:  Summary: Seventeen-year-old Emily likes her life the way it is: doting parents, good friends, good school in a safe neighborhood. Sure, she’s curious about her biological father—the one who chose life in a motorcycle […]

Posted January 14, 2016
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