The Bride Test by Helen Hoang is eye opening and I am smitten with Esmee/My! 5 Stars Review

Synopsis Khai Diep has no feelings. Well, he feels irritation when people move his things or contentment when ledgers balance down to the penny, but not big, important emotions—like grief. And love. He thinks he’s defective. His family knows better—that his autism means he just processes emotions differently. When he steadfastly avoids relationships, his mother […]

Review for The Ultimate Reading Challenge: Puddle Jumping by Amber Johnson

Review for The Ultimate Reading Challenge Once again Angelica (Angie) from Collector of Book Boyfriend and now Angela from Reading Frenzy enrolled me for another challenge. Read each month one book following their lead. January’s theme: re read an old favorite. I have many old favorites but I wanted to read something about a flawed […]

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 […]

Excerpt YA: Rules of Rain by Leah Scheier

Title: Rules of Rain Author: Leah Scheier Pub Date: December 5, 2017 ISBN: 9781492654261   How far would you go to protect the ones you love?   Rain has taken care of Ethan all of their lives. Before she even knew what autism meant, she was her twin brother’s connection to the world around him. […]