The Fall Bucket List Book Tag

Happy Fall everyone!! We found this book tag a while ago and made sure to schedule it the first week of fall. It’s our favorite time of year and we couldn’t wait to participate. While we tagged seven bloggers below, feel free to participate if we didn’t tag you, especially if you love this seasonContinue reading “The Fall Bucket List Book Tag”

A Comprehensive List of Banned YA Books

Happy Banned Book Week! Banned Book Week started in 1982 as a result of the increase in the number of books people were trying to get banned from schools and libraries. We’re celebrating the freedom to read by sharing all of the modern YA banned books we could find. We used information provided by librariesContinue reading “A Comprehensive List of Banned YA Books”

Books on Our NetGalley Shelf Part 2

So much to do, so much to read. We’ve been trying not to request too many books on NetGalley so we can have a more reasonable TBR pile and a strong reading percentage. This fall, we have some great books on our NetGalley line up. We’ve read books by Lynn Painter and Emma Lord before,Continue reading “Books on Our NetGalley Shelf Part 2”

Review: Spells for Lost Things by Jenna Evans Welch 

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Willow and Mason have lived opposite lives on different coasts. Willow lives with her rich mom outside of Los Angeles in a fancy modern house, while Mason has spent the last few years in the foster care system in Boston. But two things happen atContinue reading “Review: Spells for Lost Things by Jenna Evans Welch “

Review: Finding Her Edge by Jennifer Iacopelli

Adriana Russo’s family is royalty in the figure skating world. Both her parents were Olympic Gold Medalists and now her family owns the prestigious Kellynch rink outside of Boston, Massachusetts. But life has been tough lately. Adriana’s dad is spending way more than he brings in, Junior World Championships is almost here and the fabulousContinue reading “Review: Finding Her Edge by Jennifer Iacopelli”

The Summer Bucket List Book Tag

Happy Labor Day everyone! With summer season coming to an end, we thought we would participate in one last fun book tag before we switch over to spooky season. We have to admit, this is our favorite time of year. September and October always bring beautiful weather and fun activities. We saw this tag onContinue reading “The Summer Bucket List Book Tag”

Book vs Movie: Hello, Goodbye and Everything in Between by Jennifer E. Smith

It feels like 2022 is the year of adaptations! We’ve already compared the Love & Gelato book and movie and The Summer I Turned Pretty book and TV show. Recently, we watched Netflix’s adaptation of Hello, Goodbye and Everything in Between. Most of the story takes place over a single night, where Clare and AidanContinue reading “Book vs Movie: Hello, Goodbye and Everything in Between by Jennifer E. Smith”

Review: I Kissed Shara Wheeler by Casey McQuiston

We chose I Kissed Shara Wheeler for our August book club pick. We’ve heard amazing things about this YA contemporary all summer and couldn’t wait to discuss it with the group. Have you read this book yet? Let us know your thoughts to our discussion questions in the comments.

Then and Now: Nantucket Summer by Leila Howland 

Nantucket Summer is a collection, which includes Nantucket Blue and Nantucket Red, by Leila Howland. We first read this duology in the summer of 2017 and haven’t read it since. We were in the mood for a cute romance set near the beach, thus we chose a collection set on Nantucket.