books · reviews

carry on: book review

Carry On // Rainbow Rowell genre: YA, fantasy, romance, LGBT rating: ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ (5 stars) edition: firdt edition, hardcover, 522 pages publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin (October 6th, 2015) goodreads | amazon | barnes & noble | book depository Simon Snow is the worst chosen one who’s ever been chosen. That’s what his roommate, Baz, says. And… Continue reading carry on: book review

books · reviews

every last word: book review

Every Last Word // Tamara Ireland Stone genre: YA, contemporary, romance rating: ★★★★★ (5 stars) edition: hardcover, 368 pages publisher: Disney-Hyperion goodreads | amazon | barnes & noble | book depository If you could read my mind, you wouldn’t be smiling. Samantha McAllister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. But hidden beneath… Continue reading every last word: book review

books · reviews

the crown’s game: book review

The Crown’s Game // Evelyn Skye genre: YA Fantasy rating: ★★★★☆ pages: 399, hardcover publisher: Balzer + Bray, (May 17th, 2016) goodreads | barnes & noble | book depository | amazon Vika Andreyeva can summon the snow and turn ash into gold. Nikolai Karimov can see through walls and conjure bridges out of thin air. They are enchanters—the… Continue reading the crown’s game: book review

books · reviews

with malice: book review

With Malice / / by Eileen Cook genre: YA Thriller pages: 320, paperback (ARC-format) rating: ★★★☆☆ publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers, June 7th, 2016 goodreads | barnes & noble | book depository | amazon It was the perfect trip…until it wasn’t. Eighteen-year-old Jill Charron wakes up in a hospital room, leg in a cast, stitches in her face and… Continue reading with malice: book review

books · reviews

passenger : book review and discussion

Passenger // Alexandra Bracken rating : ★★★★☆ genre : historical fiction/fantasy pages : 486 publisher : hyperion goodreads spoiler free!         ❝  passage, n.                 i. A brief section of music composed of a series of notes and flourishes.                  … Continue reading passenger : book review and discussion

books · reviews

the help: book review & discussion

The Help // Kathryn Stockett rating : ★★★★★ genre : historical fiction pages : 451 publisher : penguin books disclaimer: not entirely spoiler free – watch for the asterisks! ❝  Three ordinary women are about to take one extraordinary step…. Twenty-two-year-old Skeeter has just returned home after graduating from Ole Miss. She may have a… Continue reading the help: book review & discussion