REVIEW: YOUNG JANE YOUNG by GABRIELLE ZEVIN

Adjectives to describe this novel (and why I chose them) : Quirky – both the characters and their banter made this story both lighthearted and full of life. Comical – I found myself laughing out loud as I read it! The narrators each had their own tone/voice and all gave me something to laugh about.Continue reading “REVIEW: YOUNG JANE YOUNG by GABRIELLE ZEVIN”

REVIEW: MY NEW KINDLE OASIS

It felt like the wait of the century. It all started in the beginning of April. I just learned how to load library books on my beloved Kindle Paperwhite that I got for Mother’s Day 2018 and found myself reading on it EVERY SINGLE DAY AND NIGHT. I loved it so much and it broughtContinue reading “REVIEW: MY NEW KINDLE OASIS”

REVIEW: MY DARK VANESSA by KATE ELIZABETH RUSSELL

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. This review took way longer than the average review takes me to write. I actually considered not reviewing it at all because I know how upsetting the content of this book will feel to many readers. But as I sat on it a little more, IContinue reading “REVIEW: MY DARK VANESSA by KATE ELIZABETH RUSSELL”

TRIGGER WARNINGS: WHAT WE NEED IN BOOK REVIEWS

One of the personal goals I made for myself in 2020 included writing at least a one sentence review of every book that I read and to share it on Goodreads. So far, so good, and from it, another goal evolved: adding trigger warnings to book reviews so that other readers receive a fair warningContinue reading “TRIGGER WARNINGS: WHAT WE NEED IN BOOK REVIEWS”

REVIEW: SCYTHE by NEAL SCHUSTERMAN

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. FINALLY a 5 star read in 2020! The idea of this book was so unique. It was interesting, tastefully executed, and a great story. This is NOT my normal genre at all but I LOVED it. Since I don’t give out 5 stars very often, thisContinue reading “REVIEW: SCYTHE by NEAL SCHUSTERMAN”

REVIEW: A COURT OF MIST AND FURY by SARAH J. MAAS

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. This book is beautiful, captivating, and long. Overall, I really enjoyed it! PROS: EXQUISITE character development. It was hard to not fall in love with these characters and to hate the ones you’re supposed to hate. A very unique storyline. I don’t read fantasy ever, butContinue reading “REVIEW: A COURT OF MIST AND FURY by SARAH J. MAAS”

REVIEW: A COURT OF THORNS AND ROSES by SARAH J. MAAS

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. A five point review:⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5• This book has a very slow, steady world building. As a non fantasy reader, I appreciated that I never felt confused.• The characters were multi dimensional and their storylines were intricate.• The writing was descriptive with excellent imagery but not so overContinue reading “REVIEW: A COURT OF THORNS AND ROSES by SARAH J. MAAS”

REVIEW: BEACH READ by EMILY HENRY

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. A PRO/CON REVIEW⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5📖 What I liked:➡️ The male lead -Gus was charming, funny, and relatable.➡️ The banter between the two leads. I wish I could be that witty!➡️ The fact that there were real life problems in this book. It wasn’t all rainbows and butterflies and IContinue reading “REVIEW: BEACH READ by EMILY HENRY”

REVIEW: A GOOD GIRLS GUIDE TO MURDER by HOLLY JACKSON

Click here to read the book synopsis on Goodreads. ⭐️⭐️⭐️.💫/5📖 What I liked:➡️ The pacing of the story and the story itself. I was never bored!➡️ Pippa, the main character, was likable, tenacious, brave, and kind. I wish I could be more like her.➡️ The way it all wrapped up. The ending was great and IContinue reading “REVIEW: A GOOD GIRLS GUIDE TO MURDER by HOLLY JACKSON”