You might have MAYBE heard the news, but John Green has a new book coming out!!! I'm a huge fan of John Green's, and his books are what really got me into reading contemporary YA fiction. For that I am eternally grateful, and I could not be more excited for his long-awaited, highly-anticipated new novel Turtles … Continue reading Waiting on Wednesday: Turtles All the Way Down
Throughout our lives we learn from the relationships we have with each other, whether a significant other or a friend. In An Abundance of Katherines by John Green we get to go on a road trip with Colin, a boy who's learned something new with each relationship he's had, each of which happens to be … Continue reading Standalone Sunday: An Abundance of Katherines
This week's theme was a tough one, and really made me stop and think about what really makes me want to invest my time and money into a book. Here are the top ten things that get me excited to pick up a book. I can't wait to see what you all came up with … Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Top Ten Things That Will Make Me Instantly Want To Read A Book
I had so much fun putting this list together, because I was able to feature some of my favorite authors and book series! Some of the worlds in the books below are intense, some lighthearted, some full of history, while others are based in the real world. I hope you enjoy this list as much … Continue reading Top Ten Fandoms You Can’t Help But Be a Part of!
I have been meaning to read this book for far too long, and I am so grateful to one of the wonderful employees who work at the bookshop where we host our YA and Wine Book Club meetings, who insisted that we read this book this year. Thank you, Nathan! This book deserved every single … Continue reading Why Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe Won ALL the Book Awards
Since today is Christmas, I wanted to spread a little bookish joy. The following books truly brought me so much joy this year, and I'm truly grateful for each and every one of these gems! In no particular order, here are my 5-star reads of 2016! Basically, I had an INCREDIBLE book year in 2016. How … Continue reading My 5-Star Reads of 2016
Overall Impression: In a story that exemplifies gallows humor, Lance Rubin takes readers on the uproariously awkward adventure of a teenage boy during the last day of his life, during which he must “embrace the inevitability of his imminent death,” attend his own funeral, deal with the fallout of his many romantic faux pas, and … Continue reading Denton Little’s Deathdate Review and Sequel Excitement!