Seasonal TBR Jar — Speedy Summer!

Summer is here as of a few days ago (BLECK. Can’t it be fall already?!), and that means it’s time for another seasonal TBR jar! If you didn’t see my last post in this series, I’ll give a quick rundown: The seasonal TBR jar is a series idea I came up with in which, every season, […]

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Sorcery of Thorns (a new all-time favorite) — Margaret Rogerson

TITLE: Sorcery of Thorns AUTHOR: Margaret Rogerson GENRE: Fantasy AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: All sorcerers are evil. Elisabeth has known that as long as she has known anything. Raised as a foundling in one of Austermeer’s Great Libraries, Elisabeth has grown up among the tools of sorcery—magical grimoires that whisper on shelves and rattle beneath iron chains. […]

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You Must Not Miss — Katrina Leno

TITLE: You Must Not Miss AUTHOR: Katrina Leno GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Magpie Lewis started writing in her yellow notebook the day her family self-destructed. That was the night Eryn, Magpie’s sister, skipped town and left her to fend for herself. That was the night of Brandon Phipp’s party. Now, Magpie is called a slut […]

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May TBR: A little mood reading, a few TBR jars…

The themes this month are… Moody May — all month come join us at Devour Your TBR on Goodreads! That’s it! I’m not planning to sign up for any readathons or other reading challenges besides whatever we might host in the Unexpected Readathon Time group on GR. You can view a Goodreads shelf of my entire month’s […]

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The Art of Losing — Lizzy Mason

TITLE: The Art of Losing AUTHOR: Lizzy Mason GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: On one terrible night, 17-year-old Harley Langston’s life changes forever. At a party she discovers her younger sister, Audrey, hooking up with her boyfriend, Mike—and she abandons them both in a rage. When Mike drunkenly attempts to drive Audrey home, he crashes and Audrey […]

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Girls on the Verge (lovable and painfully relevant) — Sharon Biggs Waller

TITLE: Girls on the Verge AUTHOR: Sharon Biggs Waller GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Camille couldn’t be having a better summer. But on the very night she learns she got into a prestigious theater program, she also finds out she’s pregnant. She definitely can’t tell her parents. And her best friend, Bea, doesn’t agree with the decision […]

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