Tag Archives: contemporary

REVIEW: Falling Into Place by Amy Zhang

Falling Into Place by Amy Zhang Greenwillow Books, 2014 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] On the day Liz Emerson tries to die, they had reviewed Newton’s laws of motion in physics class. Then, after school, she put them into practice by running … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira Farrar, Straus & Giroux BYR, 2014 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] It begins as an assignment for English class: Write a letter to a dead person. Laurel chooses Kurt Cobain because her sister, May, loved … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller

Where the Stars Still Shine by Trish Doller Bloomsbury, 2013 [Goodreads] [Book Depository] Stolen as a child from her large and loving family, and on the run with her mom for more than ten years, Callie has only the barest … Continue reading

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REVIEW: OCD, the Dude, and Me by Lauren Roedy Vaughn

OCD, the Dude, and Me by Lauren Roedy Vaughn Dial, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] With frizzy orange hair, a plus-sized body, sarcastic demeanor, and “unique learning profile,” Danielle Levine doesn’t fit in even at her alternative high school. While navigating her … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Theory of Everything by Kari Luna

The Theory of Everything by Kari Luna Philomel, 2013 [Goodreads] [Amazon] One part Libba Bray’s GOING BOVINE, two parts String Theory, and three parts love story equals a whimsical novel that will change the way you think about the world. … Continue reading

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BLOG TOUR STOP: Review of Confessions #2 by Louise Rozett

Today I am ridiculously excited to be hosting a stop on the Blog Tour for Confessions of An Almost-Girlfriend by Louise Rozett, hosted by YA Bound. I ADORED the first book in this series, so jumped at the chance to … Continue reading

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Waiting on Wednesday #50

Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme, hosted by Jill at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating. This week I’m Waiting on Wednesday for Confessions of An Almost-Girlfriend by Louise Rozett (Harlequin Teen): Rose Zarelli has big plans for sophomore … Continue reading

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BLOG TOUR STOP: Game. Set. Match by Jennifer Iacopelli (Review + Giveaway)

Today I am really excited to be a part of the Book Blitz/Blog Tour for Game. Set. Match. by Jennifer Iacopelli! I am a huge, giant tennis fan, so this book is right up my alley. Add to that a … Continue reading

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EXCERPT POST: Forever ME by Thomas Amo

Today I’m happy to host a spot on the Blog Tour for Forever ME by Thomas Amo. Below you can find the book’s synopsis, and an excerpt from the book. Thank you to Mr. Amo for reaching out to Read … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Suddenly Royal by Nichole Chase + Giveaway

Today I’m excited to be a part of the Release Day Blitz for Suddenly Royal by Nichole Chase, sponsored by Inkslinger PR. I was drawn to this one thanks to its charming synopsis, which reminded me of The Princess Diaries or … Continue reading

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