Category: 2017

Five Reasons to Read: Far From the Tree

Five Reasons to Read: Far Fr..

What a pleasant surprise! I read Benway’s last title, Emmy and Oliver last year and liked it well enough. But this story is beyond beautiful. If you enjoy strong narratives, realistic fiction with an emotional punch and great characters I would definitely pick this one up! Seriously a MUST READ! Now here are Five Reasons to […]

Posted November 13, 2017
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Review: Here We Are Now

Review: Here We Are Now

I was so excited to have the opportunity to review this YA title from Jasmine Warga via Edelweiss! I read Warga’s debut novel two years ago, My Heart and Other Black Holes (a definite MUST READ for contemporary-realistic and/or YA fans) and was blown away! This title is very different but truly offers many of […]

Posted November 1, 2017
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Reading in Review: October 2017

Reading in Review: October 2..

Reading Overview: October 2017 How did the month end this quickly! Seriously it felt like the month went by so fast! Work has been crazy busy but I have been to get a lot of reading done and even met my yearly goal of 100 books! Early this month I did a post discussing what […]

Posted October 31, 2017
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Top 5: Summer Edition

Top 5: Summer Edition

Wow! I can’t believe summer is over! I read 30 books and read some great ones! If you don’t already know I do a post like this every season going over my top 5 reads of each summer. So here’s what I read: June The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid Aftercare […]

Posted October 27, 2017
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Review: Most of All You

Review: Most of All You

Initial Thoughts I love discovering new authors! Mia Sheridan has been on my radar for sometime but I have been hesitant to pick her up. I’m not always looking for super emotional, gut-wrenching types of books often since I read as mainly a form of escapism. That’s why I love romantic comedies and sweet contemporary […]

Posted October 25, 2017
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Netflix Book Tag!

Netflix Book Tag!

  I’ve been wanting to this book tag for some time! Originally created by Novel Ink and Bookmark Lit pairing a tv/film with a book, it forced me to look at the books I read in a totally different way! It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia • Unlikeable Character(s) Inexcusable by Chris Lynch If you’ve read this […]

Posted September 18, 2017
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ARC Review: If There’s No Tomorrow

ARC Review: If There’s..

  Wow, what a powerful book! I am a big fan of Jennifer L. Armentrout, but was completely taken aback by this one. A very deep and powerful message that will resonate with any and everyone who has teens, works with them or even remembers being one. Lena is like many young women, she struggles […]

Posted September 12, 2017
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Reading Overview: July 2017

Reading Overview: July 2017

Reading Overview: July 2017 Man, where has the summer gone to?!?! I cannot believe July is over with! I have had a busy/crazy month but did manage to get some reading in. Not as much as I wanted though unfortunately! I spent a week with my family at the beginning of July and my father came […]

Posted August 1, 2017
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ARC Review: Just Friends

ARC Review: Just Friends

  I spotted this novel several months ago and I knew I needed to read it! Being a fan of romance novels, a good YA romance is definitely my jam. Plus with such a great cover I know this will be a popular one with my students come Fall.  Here are some of my thoughts […]

Posted July 28, 2017
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