Review: The Lucky List by Rachael Lippincott

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* Emily Carter used to be lucky. Three years ago her life changed and she felt like her luck ran out. Now, most of her friends aren’t speaking to her, her dad is selling the house and her summer will be nothing but boring.

Review: Made in Korea by Sarah Suk

*We received this book in exchange for an honest review.* High school senior Valerie Kwon runs K&C K-BEAUTY, her school’s number one student-run business, with her cousin Charlie. Valerie’s goal is to save enough money to take her beloved halmeoni to Paris (and maybe show her mother that she’s worth as much as her successfulContinue reading “Review: Made in Korea by Sarah Suk”

Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black

Picking up a few months after The Cruel Prince left off, Jude Duarte is adjusting to her new life and role in the place. Ever since she betrayed Cardan Greenbriar, he keeps her at arm’s length. To top it all off, Jude and Taryn’s relationship remains tense and Madoc is angry that the girl he raisedContinue reading “Review: The Wicked King by Holly Black”

Book Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard

We had so much fun reading Realm Breaker with our book club. Below you’ll see some of our discussion questions and how everyone responded. Book Summary Corayne an-Amarat has one job: to save the Ward. Growing up with a pirate mother and an absent father, Corayne never thought she was special. When two strangers show up atContinue reading “Book Review: Realm Breaker by Victoria Aveyard”

May 2021 Mini-Reviews

Review: Better Together by Christine Riccio Siri and Jamie are opposites in every way possible. Siri grew up as a ballet dancer in New Jersey, while Jamie is an aspiring comedian in Los Angeles. It’s been 14 years since they’ve seen each other, since Siri grew up with their mom and Jamie with their dad. 

Review: Row by Sarah Mello

Cole Hensley can go Underwater, a protected place in his mind where he can escape his preternaturally heightened emotions after the death of his father. When Row Myers shows up at work looking for a job, the two grow close— until Cole realizes that Row is carrying a secret that is tearing her apart. ColeContinue reading “Review: Row by Sarah Mello”

Blog Tour: Sunkissed by Kasie West

We’re so excited to be posting for the blog tour on release day! If you haven’t bought this YA contemporary yet, do so today! Thank you TBR and Beyond Tours for including us. Check out the rest of the tour schedule here! Synopsis A lighthearted and swoony contemporary YA romance by fan-favorite author Kasie West about a girl whoContinue reading “Blog Tour: Sunkissed by Kasie West”

Review: 10 Truths and a Dare by Ashley Elston

Set five months after the events of 10 Blind Dates, 10 Truths and a Dare follows Olivia Perkins, Sophie Patrick’s cousin and best friend. It’s senior week and Olivia’s spent four years looking forward to all the parties. Then, she receives a call from her school that she did not complete her physical education requirementContinue reading “Review: 10 Truths and a Dare by Ashley Elston”

Review: These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong

We had so much fun discussing These Violent Delights at our recent virtual YA book club. Instead of just telling you our thoughts, we’re going to mention a few of our discussion questions and reactions from the group. Have you read Gong’s debut YA book? Let us know your answers to our questions in the comments!

Review: Take Me Home Tonight by Morgan Matson

Kat and Stevie need an adventure. Kat’s anxious after the theatre teacher postponed the casting of the school play. Stevie pretends everything is okay after he dad cancels her birthday dinner to work, but she’s secretly devastated.  Kat and Stevie head into New York City, lying to their parents that they are staying at theirContinue reading “Review: Take Me Home Tonight by Morgan Matson”