A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard. Review of a book about mental illness.

Synopsis A girl who can’t speak and a boy who can’t hear go on a journey of self-discovery and find support with each other in this gripping, emotionally resonant novel from bestselling author Sara Barnard. Perfect for fans of Morgan Matson and Jandy Nelson.Steffi doesn’t talk, but she has so much to say. Rhys can’t […]

Tale of regret and redemption. She put a spell on me. #Review: Be the Girl by K.A. Tucker

Synopsis From the national bestselling author of the Ten Tiny Breaths series and The Simple Wild comes a poignant story about a girl trying to change her future while evading her past.Almost sixteen-year-old Aria Jones is starting over. New postal code, new last name, new rules. But she doesn’t mind, because it means she can […]

Cover Reveal: Crew by Tijan. I can’t wait and I love that cover!!!!

CREW by Tijan Young Adult and 1st in series Publishing Date: August 27th     Summary: To survive where I live, you have two options. You can be a Normal—a cheerleader, jock, member of the debate team, or on the yearbook committee. You pretend everything is normal.   Or you can be crew. You insult […]

The Fragile Ordinary by Samantha Young: When everything works for you and you can’t stop reading.

Mostly character driven story with maybe a somewhat expected plot it’s been wonderfuly executed and gave me all the feels and emotions I so love and expect from YA stories. Synopsis I am Comet Caldwell.And I sort of, kind of, absolutely hate my name. People expect extraordinary things from a girl named Comet. That she’ll […]

Letters to the Lost by Brigid Kemmerer…I fell hard for these characters! 5 stars

There’s some safety in writing to a complete stranger. Synopsis Juliet Young always writes letters to her mother, a world-traveling photojournalist. Even after her mother’s death, she leaves letters at her grave. It’s the only way Juliet can cope. Declan Murphy isn’t the sort of guy you want to cross. In the midst of his […]

All the Little Lights by Jamie McGuire: I was stunned!

I would say that Jamie tackled very difficult topics with an absolute mastery in the storytelling. Synopsis From #1 New York Times bestselling author Jamie McGuire comes a riveting tale of first love that starts young but runs deep.The first time Elliott Youngblood spots Catherine Calhoun, he’s just a boy with a camera, and he’s […]