Looking back on 2015, I think I did pretty well for someone who is trying to find a balance between real life and hobbies. While I realized that I had disappeared from the blogosphere multiple times (same old story HAH!) I did make some amazing new discoveries this year! Bookish stuff I only read 31 … Continue reading 2015 favorites & new discoveries: it’s time to choose!
In the very limited amount of free time I had, I tried to read a bit and in the span of two weeks, I managed to get four books down. A few more to go! It’s no question why I picked contemporary. I’m usually already worn out from school so I would definitely want to … Continue reading Contemporary has been failing me recently: Mini Reviews
The Wrong Side of Right Author: Jenn Marie Thorne Publication: March 17th, 2015 by Dial Genre: YA Contemporary Goodreads Fans of Sarah Dessen and Huntley Fitzpatrick will enjoy this smart debut young adult novel, equal parts My Life Next Door and The Princess Diaries—plus a dash of Aaron Sorkin. Kate Quinn’s mom died last year, leaving Kate parentless … Continue reading The Wrong Side of Right by Jenn Marie Thorne
Let the Sky Fall (Let the Sky Fall #1) Author: Shannon Messenger Publication: December 3rd, 2013 by Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Division Genre: YA Paranormal Goodreads Vane Weston should have died in the category-five tornado that killed his parents. Instead, he woke up in a pile of rubble with no memories of his past – except one: … Continue reading Let the Sky Fall by Shannon Messenger
It’s a given that in each book, there will be a cast of characters with different background and relationships. There can be a family, there can be a group of friends, there can be couples, et cetera. But the real question is, can any of these relationships drastically influence your rating? I was pondering on … Continue reading When romance clouds my judgment