What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee | Book Review

What I Leave Behind by Alison McGhee was an easy book to convince me to read. It’s pitched as emotional and part love letter to Bowie. So, you know, I am completely HERE FOR THIS BOOK. Friends, I read this in a single sitting. It was so compelling and just packs so much in a […]

This Is Where The World Ends by Amy Zhang | Book Review

This Is Where The World Ends by Amy Zhang is her second book, and well, it certainly knocked my socks off just a little bit. Zhang’s sophomore novel is an emotional read about two teenagers who exist on opposite ends of the social spectrum, yet are secret best friends, yet have this weird codependent friendship. […]

The Gospel Of Winter by Brendan Kiely | Book Review

Brendan Kiely debuts with The Gospel Of Winter, a young adult contemporary book about the trauma of abuse. If you are in the mood for a hard-hitting, affecting read, then be sure to pick this one up. Kiely’s book is more literary than it is commercial. It is a well written read. I was initially drawn […]

Live Through This | Mindi Scott

This book has been on my wishlist for a long time after seeing other bloggers’ reviews on it. However, I could never find it at local book shops and I don’t order books online very often. Thus, I am just getting this book in my hands now after a thoughtful stranger sent it to me […]

Faking Normal by Courtney C. Stevens | Book Review

Friends, this review of Faking Normal by Courtney C. Stevens is not that easy for me to write. I have not ever experienced anything like the main characters, myself. However, in my current job capacity I have worked with people who have been in the exact same position as both Alexi and Bodee, the two main […]

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock | Matthew Quick | Book Review

Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick is one hell of a book. I read Quick’s latest young adult book on my iPhone in the span of two days. I legit could not put my phone down for a second, it was so good. In fact, at one juncture, when the book slashed my heart […]