Book vs TV Show: The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han

Before To All the Boy’s I’ve Loved Before, Jenny Han wrote The Summer I Turned Pretty, which released in 2009. When we found out that Amazon Prime was making one of our favorite series a TV Show, we couldn’t wait to watch it. We first read these books over a decade ago and quickly becameContinue reading “Book vs TV Show: The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han”

Our Favorite Red, White and Blue Books for the 4th of July 

Happy 4th of July everyone. To celebrate we’re sharing some of our favorite red, white and blue book covers. YA covers are usually pretty, so we had a tough time picking our favorites. Did we miss one of your proffered book covers? Let us know in the comments! Red Books 1. Blood & Honey byContinue reading “Our Favorite Red, White and Blue Books for the 4th of July “

YA Books with Summer Vibes

It’s the first week of summer! For us, one of the best things to do is read outside while enjoying the warm weather. We love finding YA books that make the season even more enjoyable. Keep reading to see some great books to get you excited for the sun, sand and water and tell usContinue reading “YA Books with Summer Vibes”

YA Books About Prom

It’s prom season now so we’re celebrating by sharing some YA books that feature this important coming of age dance. Prom is such a prominent night for high school students and it’s a big deal to the characters in the books below. So get out your sparkly dresses and fancy tuxes, we’re going back toContinue reading “YA Books About Prom”

Book vs Movie: Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han

Welcome to a new feature on our blog where we compare the YA book with its movie adaptation. It’s hard to find a movie adaption that can compare to the book. Still, some are much better than others. Do you have a favorite book to movie (or TV show) adaption? Let us know in theContinue reading “Book vs Movie: Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han”

Review: My True Love Gave to Me by various authors

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! 12 YA authors came together and wrote short stories on Christmas, Hanukkah, New Year’s Eve and the Winter Solstice. Since this is a collection of short holiday stories, we are going to rate them. Overall, most of these stories are sweet and get you into the holidayContinue reading “Review: My True Love Gave to Me by various authors”

Baby It’s Cold Outside Book Tag

1. Snow Day – What’s your “comfort” book?  The Distance Between Us by Kasie West. As our readers know, we love Kasie West books. The Distance Between Us is one of our favorites for its sweet romance. Cayman Myers and Xander Spence have adorable banter, but more importantly, they genuinely grow to care about one another as they tackle someContinue reading “Baby It’s Cold Outside Book Tag”

December 2020 Book Club: My True Love Gave to Me

The Book My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories released October 2014. Why did we pick this book? Our book club doesn’t meet in December, so we wanted to choose something to get us into the holiday spirit. This book features twelves short stories from various young adult authors. We plan to readContinue reading “December 2020 Book Club: My True Love Gave to Me”

Netflix Original YA Book Adaptations

Looking to watch the movie or T.V. version of your favorite YA book? We’re here to tell you all of the YA books that Netflix brought from page to screen. Let us know your faves and whether Netflix did a good job! 1. 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher Probably the most popular of Netflix’s bookContinue reading “Netflix Original YA Book Adaptations”

Summer Book Tag

Summer always has us searching for books set during this season. Who doesn’t love a cute beach read? We searched through our Goodreads and found all of our YA books that have summer in the title. Tell us if you’ve read any of these! Do you have a favorite book about summer? 1. The SummerContinue reading “Summer Book Tag”