Rules of Rain by Leah Scheier Review

Moving realistic and funny story about growing up and living with sibbling being “different”. Synopsis A dramatic new novel about the bond between a teen and her twin brother. Rain has taken care of Ethan all of her life. Before she even knew what autism meant, she’s been her twin brother’s connection to the hostile […]

YA Review: Black Bird of the Gallow by Meg Kassel

A September Goodreads Best Book of the Month* A simple but forgotten truth: Where harbingers of death appear, the morgues will soon be full. Angie Dovage can tell there’s more to Reece Fernandez than just the tall, brooding athlete who has her classmates swooning, but she can’t imagine his presence signals a tragedy that will […]

YA Mystery review: First We Were IV by Alexandra Sirowy

It started for pranks, fun, and forever memories. A secret society – for the four of us. The rules: Never lie. Never tell. Love each other. We made the pledge and danced under the blood moon on the meteorite in the orchard. In the spot we found the dead girl five years earlier. And discovered […]

YA Review The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas 5 brave “Starr”s!

Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death […]

Standalone Sunday July 16th All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven YA at its best!

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads  where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured! I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote a […]

Standalone Sunday July 9th Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma YA, hugely Taboo. It destroyed my world.

Standalone Sunday is a feature created by Megan@bookslayereads  where each Sunday a standalone book (not part of a series) that I loved or would recommend will be featured! I love that meme as it takes little time to do (I’m always running like the real busy bee I am) AND I get to promote a […]