TITLE: Bad Romance AUTHOR: Heather Demetrios RELEASED: June 13th, 2017; Henry Holt and Company GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: Grace wants out. Out of her house, where her stepfather wields fear like a weapon and her mother makes her scrub imaginary dirt off the floors. Out of her California town, too small to contain her big city … Continue reading Bad Romance — Heather Demetrios
TITLE: Nice Try, Jane Sinner AUTHOR: Lianne Oelke RELEASED: January 9th, 2018; Clarion Books/HMH Teen GENRE: Contemporary AGE RANGE: YA SYNOPSIS: The only thing 17-year-old Jane Sinner hates more than failure is pity. After a personal crisis and her subsequent expulsion from high school, she’s going nowhere fast. Jane’s well-meaning parents push her to attend a high school completion program at the nearby Elbow River … Continue reading Nice Try, Jane Sinner – Lianne Oelke (ARC Review)
Three Sides of a Heart is a collection of sixteen short stories about love triangles, of varying natures and sexualities. I honestly wouldn't have picked this anthology up if it wasn't for buddy reading it with Melanie , because I'm not typically a big fan of the trope, but some of these stories executed it wonderfully! I will … Continue reading Three Sides of a Heart (Anthology/ARC Review)
About the book: Title: SUBLIME KARMA Author: Peyton Garver Pub. Date: May 28, 2017 Publisher: Soul Mate Publishing Pages: 302 Formats: Paperback eBook Find it: Amazon, B&N, TBD, Goodreads When Brie's stepfather moves the family for what he calls a new beginning, it's not the new beginning the beautiful, yet guarded, senior would have hoped for. Brie is instantly targeted by jealous … Continue reading Rockstar Book Tours: SUBLIME KARMA Spotlight + GIVEAWAY!
"This is what it means to be a feminist. Not a humanist or an equalist or whatever. But a feminist. It's not a bad word. After today it might be my favorite word. Because really all it is is girls supporting each other and wanting to be treated like human beings in a world that's … Continue reading Moxie – Jennifer Mathieu (ARC Review)
This is a weekly tag hosted by The Broke and the Bookish, and this week’s challenge is to pick Ten Book Recommendations for ____ - you fill in the blank! I decided to go with ten recommendations for people who, like me, are always looking for a new ship to set sail. First, let me give … Continue reading T10T: Ten Book Recommendations for People Who Love Shipping
"Maybe it's better to have gotten it right and been happy for one day instead of living a lifetime of wrongs." This was my first ever Adam Silvera book, and I'd been warned by so many people to prepare myself for ALL OF THE FEELS, but nobody could have really made me understand just how … Continue reading They Both Die at the End – Adam Silvera (ARC Review)