ARC REVIEW: The Opposite of Innocent by Sonya Sones (Sep 2018)

Sometimes I feel like a book. Like a book that’s never been opened – hidden away in a long-forgotten library, waiting for someone to find me, ease me off my shelf, and read me. Synopsis: Poignant and chilling by turns, The Opposite of Innocent is award-winning author Sonya Sones’s most gripping novel in verse yet. It’s… Read More ARC REVIEW: The Opposite of Innocent by Sonya Sones (Sep 2018)

ARC REVIEW: Kiss Collector by Wendy Higgins (Dec 2018)

Male, female, and all the other ways we categorize each other – we’re all just people – individual personalities, making mistakes and trying to get by. Synopsis: When seventeen-year-old Zae Monroe gets cheated on by the only guy she’s ever loved, then watches her parents’ marriage crumble, she decides to forget about relationships and turn… Read More ARC REVIEW: Kiss Collector by Wendy Higgins (Dec 2018)

ARC REVIEW: What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera (Oct 2018)

I guess that’s any relationship. You start with nothing and maybe end with everything. My synopsis: Arthur is an intern at a high-powered New York law firm, with big dreams and a big future. Ben just went through a bad breakup and to make matters worse, he has to see his ex in summer school.… Read More ARC REVIEW: What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera (Oct 2018)

ARC REVIEW: Lies You Never Told Me by Jennifer Donaldson (May 2018)

But the truth is so much simpler, and so much more complicated. Synopsis: Gabe and Elyse have never met. But they both have something to hide. Gabe and Elyse both make the mistake of falling for the wrong person, and falling hard. Told in parallel narratives, this twisty, shocking story shows how one bad choice can lead… Read More ARC REVIEW: Lies You Never Told Me by Jennifer Donaldson (May 2018)

ARC REVIEW: This Splintered Silence by Kayla Olson (Nov 2018)

I think most things begin to fracture without anyone realizing it’s even happening, a sort of splintered silence that gives way all at once under too much weight, and without warning. Synopsis: Lindley Hamilton has been the leader of the space station Lusca since every first-generation crew member on board, including her mother, the commander, were… Read More ARC REVIEW: This Splintered Silence by Kayla Olson (Nov 2018)

ARC REVIEW: The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang (June 2018)

Synopsis: Stella Lane comes up with algorithms to predict customer purchases – a job that has given her more money than she knows what to do with, and way less experience in the dating department than the average thirty-year-old. With her Asperger’s making getting close to someone even more difficult, Stella concludes that she needs… Read More ARC REVIEW: The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang (June 2018)

ARC REVIEW: From Twinkle with Love by Sandhya Menon (May 2018)

So remember this day. Remember this moment. And go explore the universes. They’re waiting. My synopsis: Twinkle Mehra is an aspiring filmmaker and she chronicles her life in a diary addressed to various female directors (i.e. Sofia Coppola, Mira Nair) she looks up to. A self-proclaimed wallflower/groundling, she is eager to transform into her shiny,… Read More ARC REVIEW: From Twinkle with Love by Sandhya Menon (May 2018)